Dublin City Sightseeing Tour

Another Irish blessing: The Dublin City Sightseeing Tour.

Dublin isn’t just Ireland’s capital, but its largest city. With so much to see, the Dublin City Sightseeing tour is a lifesaver. You can start with a 90-minute circuit that will give you an overview for deciding what you’d like to visit later, or hop on and off the open-air double-decker bus along the way. Your bus access is valid for a full 2 days, so the choice is yours. There are two routes to choose from, or you can take both. Listen to pre-recorded commentary as you go by all the Dublin stunners: the National Gallery, Pembroke Street, The Dublin Zoo, (the original) St. Patrick’s Cathedral and more …basically, every major attraction. You can even plan to cap off your day at the Guinness Storehouse. The Dublin City Sightseeing Tour, making sure the wind is always at your back. How perfect is that?

Here’s what’s included:

    • A voucher valid for 2 days on a Hop on/Hop off open-air double-decker tour bus
    • 28 stops throughout Dublin and departures every 10-20 minutes 
    • Choice of two routes: Red Tour and Blue Tours are 90 minutes 
    • English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Mandarin, and Russian commentary



    • Two children ages 4-12 travel free with each paying adult. Only enter the number of adults traveling to book your free child.
    • Additional children traveling pay a reduced rate. Enter any paying chldren below. 
    • Exchange the Rail Europe voucher for your Dublin City Sightseeing tour.
    • Voucher must be exchanged on the Red line.
    • Hours of Operation from: Red Line:  9:00am - 5:00pm and Blue Line: 10:00am - 3:30pm ( extended hours in the summer) 
    • Tour does not operate on March 17, October 28 and December 22 – 26.
    • Voucher must be exchanged within 3 months of the date of purchase.
    • Some buses may be wheelchair accessible. Please inquire locally.
    • Prices are subject to change.
Where are the bus stops located and what landmarks can I reach from each stop?

  • 14 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin Tourism Centre, Clearys Department Store.
  • Trinity College, Temple Bar.
  • Nassau Street, Book of Kells, National Museum of Archaeology & History.
  • Leinster Street
  • National Art Gallery / National Museum.
  • Merrion Square, The Royal Hibernian Academy.
  • St. Stephen’s Green, The Little Museum of Dublin.
  • College Green
  • Dame Street, Dublin Castle, City Hall building; Walking Tour, departs 11am & 2pm.
  • Christ Church Cathedral, Dublinia.
  • St. Patrick’s Cathedral
  • High Street
  • Guinness Storehouse
  • Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Museum of Modern Art.
  • Heuston Station
  • Kilmainham Gaol
  • Parkgate Street
  • Phoenix Park, Dublin Zoo.
  • National Museum - Decorative Arts & History.
  • St. Michan's Crypt
  • Bachelor’s Walk, Leprechan Museum, Little River Cruises.
  • Parnell Square, Croke Park, Dublin Writers Museum, James Joyce Centre.
  • Glasnevin Cemetery (Blue Line only).
  • Croke Park Stadium (Blue Line only).