Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles Bus Tour Hollywood, CA

Starline Tours6801 Hollywood Blvd.Los Angeles, CA 90028
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Discover LA’s top sights with Starline’s Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles Bus Tour. Cruise through iconic neighborhoods, from Hollywood to sun-kissed beaches, as you take in panoramic views from the open-top, double decker bus. With three interconnecting routes and pre-recorded narration, this Los Angeles tour is perfect for first-time visitors.

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Good To Know

  • LA Tour ticket valid for all routes.
  • Narrated audio tour available in 9 languages.
  • The easiest way to see the best of LA.
  • Hop on and hop off at your convenience.
  • Open-air buses are ideal for picture taking.


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Explore the amazing sites of Los Angeles at your own pace with Starline's City Sightseeing Los Angeles hop-on hop-off double decker bus tour!

Starline's hop-on hop-off buses have become an iconic fixture in LA. With three action-packed routes crisscrossing the city, these open-top buses are perfect for first-time visitors who want to explore LA's treasured destinations, attractions, and points of interest. The three sightseeing tour routes consist of over 40 stops, covering everything from Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Venice Beach and Santa Monica, to Downtown Los Angeles.

When you reach a destination you'd like to spend some time exploring, hop off the bus and enjoy your stay. Then, once you're ready to keep moving, hop back on the next bus and continue your journey,

Avoid worrying about traffic or parking; sit back and enjoy the panoramic views, from on high on the open-top deck of your bus. The multiple routes allow you to see many different parts of this vast and extraordinary city at your own pace. It's a comprehensive overview for first-time visitors and a convenient way for anyone to travel between top sights.

Starline offers three hop-on hop-off bus pass options, including a one-day, two-day, and three-day pass.

Whether you're looking to cover a lot of ground during your time in Los Angeles or want to skip the driving for a day, this tour is a great option. Make your way to Dolby Theatre, which operates as a hub for both the Hollywood-Beverly Hills Route and Downtown Los Angeles Route buses, or climb aboard a bus at any of the scheduled stopping points listed in the Itinerary below. Buses leave from each stop regularly throughout the day, meaning you never have to wait too long. Then continue on a route that matches your interest and Itinerary.

With panoramic views from the top of a bus, you can enjoy informative pre-recorded tour guide narration in your choice of nine languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, French, and Italian.

Discover Los Angeles with the Starline Tours Hop-On Hop-Off Hollywood bus network.

Hop-on hop-off bus routes include:
Red Route: Hollywood Route
Starts at Stop 1 at 10:00 am. Last full loop departure is at 4:30 pm. This route has 16 Hollywood stops including Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rodeo Drive shopping district, the Sunset Strip, LA’s Farmers Market, Melrose Ave & Beverly Center shopping; LA Brea Tar Pits, LACMA, the Petersen Auto museums. (2 Hour non-stop duration, approx. 20 miles)

Yellow Route: Santa Monica Route
Starts at Stop 57 at 9:30 am. Last full loop departure is at 4:13 pm. This route has 16 stops which extend west from Beverly Hills Rodeo Drive transfer stop 7 to the heart of the city's stunning Pacific coast of Santa Monica including Westwood/UCLA, Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach, the Stand Ocean walking path and 3rd Street Promenade shopping. (2 Hour non-stop duration, approx. 22 miles)

Purple Route: Downtown Los Angeles
Downtown LA Route starts from Stop 1 in front of Dolby Theatre at 10:00 am. Last LA loop departure is at 3:00 pm. This route includes Union Station, Olvera Street, Chinatown, Walt Disney Concert Hall, and much more. (2 Hour non-stop duration, approx. 20 miles)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles Bus Tour

Is the ticket valid for all of the routes?

Yes, the tickets are valid for all three tour routes: Red (Hollywood), yellow (Beverly Hills and Santa Monica), and purple (Downtown LA).

Is the tour narrated, and in which languages?

Tours are fully narrated, pointing out the places of interest and the history of the city. The narration is triggered by GPS and is pre-recorded in nine languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Korean, German, French and Italian.

What are the hop-on hop-off routes and duration of the tours?

There are three interconnecting routes and two connector routes stretching from the Beach to Downtown Los Angeles: - Red Route (2 hours) includes Hollywood Blvd, Chinese Theatre, Sunset Strip, Rodeo Drive, West Hollywood, LACMA, La Brea Tar Pits, Farmers Market, Melrose Ave. and more. - Yellow Route (2 hours) includes 3rd St Promenade, Santa Monica Pier, Montana Ave., Brentwood, Westwood, UCLA, Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, Century City, Westside Pavilion and more. - Purple Route (2 hours and 15 minutes) includes Olvera St., Little Tokyo, Chinatown, Jewelry District, Bradbury Building, Fashion District, LA Live, Staples Center, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Cathedral of Our Lady and more.

What types of buses are used for the hop-on hop-off tour?

The buses for the Red, Yellow and Purple routes are open-top double-decker buses, allowing you to see the city from a unique perspective.

What are the hours of operation?

They operate seven days a week from 10:30 am to as late as 7:30 pm, depending on the season.

Are hop-on hop-off tours child friendly?

Yes, children will enjoy the fun of the open-air double decker buses.

Are the buses wheelchair accessible?

All Starline City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off buses are wheelchair accessible.

Are strollers allowed on the buses?

Yes, strollers are permitted as long as they are collapsible and can be placed in the area of wheelchairs.

What happens if it rains?

If there is a significant period of rain on your tour during the time of ticket usage, customers may request one 24-hour extension for your unlimited ticket. No refunds or substitutes.