The City Explorer

Pick Up Point:
Royal Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AF

Tel: +44 (0)151 933 2324

Fax: 0151 922 7521

City Explorer Liverpool

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£11.00 per ticket
Children (5 - 15)£6.00 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults, 3 Children)£30.00 per ticket
Student / Concession£8.00 per ticket

Further Discounts Available For Group Bookings. Local Fares Available Between Stops. Pay the driver or visit the website to pre-pay

About

Running Times

Monday - Sunday
Running every 30 minutes from 10:00am
Last bus is 3pm

Book Online for Priority Boarding

Please arrive 15 mins before tour departure. Visitors will also be able to purchase tickets contactless from our drivers – subject to availability.

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City Explorer brings the best of Liverpool to you at an unbeatable price. The tour has been carefully designed to give you the freedom to explore many of Liverpool's top attractions.

Hop off as often as you like, if a long lunch beckons, or if some serious retail therapy calls, then hop on the City Explorer bus and soak in some more sights.

Liverpool is a city of great tradition, fabulous humour and stunning architecture. Scousers are serious about culture, comedy and style. Seeing the city in style couldn't be easier – join our Open top tour - there's an informative Tour Guide on board to help you explore the best bits to the full and talk you through the history, drama, talent and funny stuff that's made Liverpool what it is today. The Tour is approx 50 minutes long and has 14 stops around the city. Hop on and off and explore !

Tickets valid for 24 hours.

The Tour starts at the Royal Albert Dock 10 am and run every 15 minutes (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day) with 14 stops for you to hop on and off and we have a friendly guide on board to point out all the sights to make sure you do not miss a thing.

For Full details and to book tickets, visit their website through the link at the top of the page and below.

LFC City Explorer

Do you fancy venturing a bit further out of the city centre? If so, and you’re a Liverpool FC supporter, you may want to consider the LFC City Explorer bus which drives past the best view in the city before stopping outside Anfield Stadium.

For more information on the LFC City Explorer click here.

The Beatles Explorer

Come together for an enchanting journey that will take you here there and everywhere. A wonderful way to visit the Beatles’ neighbourhoods; see where they grew up and how their careers were influenced. How the lads got together and became the worldwide sensation of which we are so proud.

Accompanied by a live guide throughout who will entertain you with a music related commentary with insights to the characters and places who and which have become famous in the words of the songs you know and love. You will get the chance to sing along!

You will see visit Penny Lane and Strawberry Field where you will have great photo opportunities to remember your trip. We want you to keep the memories of your visit forever like it was only yesterday.

The Tour is running twice a day at 11 am and 1.30 pm currently

Coming summer 2022 – The Tour will be running hourly - you will be able to hop on and off at Penny Lane and Strawberry Field – you will be then free to explore at your leisure and then resume your journey back to the city centre.

 

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Facilities

COVID-19 Response

  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • Face mask essential (not provided)
  • Online booking possible
  • Open now

Map & Directions

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Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
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    • Very Good
      204
    • Average
      31
    • Poor
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    Recent Reviews:

    • 119louisee
      Trip type:
      Friends getaway
      A Liverpool delight!
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 7th May 2022
      A huge thanks to Chris and Wayne who made our first experience of Liverpool so engaging, informative, friendly and funny! A really relaxing way to soak in the atmosphere and get our bearings of the... Read full review
    • AlisonJ125
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Worth every penny
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 7th May 2022
      We hopped on the bus and did the one hour trip around the city. Chris provided heaps of historical facts about the city and the architecture. Our ticket also included a trip across the Mersey... Read full review
    • LesleyScarborough
      Scarborough, United Kingdom
      Great Value Fun Tour of the Sights
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 11th May 2022
      Four of us thoroughly enjoyed this open top bus tour with Carl(os) and driver John (aka Hairloss) on Thursday 5 May. Luckily the sun shone and we boarded at stop 1, Albert Dock, having paid £9 (60... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open (1 January 2022 - 31 December 2022)

    * Tours run 7 days per week except for Christmas week – check the website, through the link on this page for full details

    Awards

    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
    • Regional AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Gradings

    • VAQAS VB Attraction
    • VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator
    VAQAS VB Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator

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