Dublin Open Top Bus tours
You can now purchase tickets for Dublin's most popular open top bus tour directly from the Little Museum. See over 30 attractions including the U2 Graffiti Wall, Trinity College, Guinness Storehouse and the Jeanie Johnston.
Select your ticket type below, and redeem your receipt for a physical ticket when you arrive at the museum. Your Open Top Tour Ticket also entitles you to visit the museum for free (please note that access to the museum is by guided tour only, and our tours often sell out in advance during busy periods – so please make sure to book your tour when you arrive.)
Start Point Both Routes (purple and pink) start at Stop 1 - Upper O'Connell Street
Frequency From 9.00am daily every 10-15 minutes; finishes at 17:00 during winter and 19:00 during summer
Season All Year Round
Ticket Length 24 Hour Adult (1 adult and 2 children free) / 48 hour Adult (1 adult and 2 children free)
Commentary Live commentary from Fáilte Ireland accredited guides. Pre-recorded multilingual tours in 10 languages, operating every 30 minutes.
Duration of the Purple Tour - 1 hour 45 mins Upper Connell Street, Abbey Street Corner, Trinity College , Nassau Street, National Gallery, Leinster House, St. Stephen's Green/Little Museum of Dublin, Tourism Centre, Temple Bar, Dublin Castle, Christ Church/Dublinia, St. Patrick's Cathedral, Guinness Storehouse, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Kilmainham Gaol, Heuston Rail Station, Dublin Zoo, Ryan's Victorian Pub, National Museum, Old Jameson Distillery, The Four Courts, Liffey River Cruise, Dublin Bus H.Q, Writers Museum
Duration of the Pink Tour - 45 mins Upper O'Connell Street, Lwr. O'Connell Street, Custom House, Jeanie Johnston, Convention Centre, U2 Graffiti Wall, Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Oscar Wilde Birthplace, Dublin Bus H.Q.