Until 19th June, get 10% off all City Sightseeing Brighton trips; take in the landscape of the city, breeze past historic attractions and ride by the waves with this exclusive discount!

City Sightseeing Brighton will take you on a fascinating whistle-stop tour of the city. Here you can sit back and relax as you cruise by iconic landmarks and attractions while enjoying stunning panoramic views.

The tour gives a unique flavour of the city with entertaining commentary containing an abundance of captivating facts as the bus winds through the historic streets of Brighton lined with smart Regency architecture.

Along the route, you can check out the i360 on the seafront, Regency Square, Hove Lawns, Palmeira Square Floral Clock, Seven Dials, Brighton Station, the Clock Tower, Lanes, Royal Crescent, Brighton Pavilion, Pepper Pot, Brighton Racecourse, Brighton Marina and the Volks Railway.

If you spot something that takes your fancy, simply hop off at any of the stops along the route and then hop back on again to complete the tour - at no extra cost. You can make a whole day of it if you so wish or take in all the sites in just one hour, it is completely up to you. Make your tour as long or as short as you like.

Pre-recorded commentary is available on all tour departures. You can listen to the interesting facts and history of Brighton and Hove in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Chinese and Japanese. 

Newer Vehicles for 2024:

We have introduced newer refurbished buses. These buses are cleaner for the environment, meeting Brighton & Hove City Council's ultra-low emission zone requirements for October 2024. Additionally, these buses are kitted out with USB charging and also are partly open top to keep you warm and dry on the less sunny days of the season.

Terms and conditions:

10% discount valid for Brighton City Sightseeing on bus tickets purchases only.

Offer valid for on bus tickets between 12th to 23:59 on 19th June 2024.

Discount available on 1 day tickets only.

Discount available on Adult, Child, Student, Concession and Family tickets.  

Discounted tickets to be used on the day of purchase.

Live Guides:

We have now introduced live guides on our City Sightseeing Brighton tours which will offer a brand new way of sharing commentary on board our buses.

A live guide is a real-life person on board our sightseeing bus sharing live commentary, facts and figures as an alternative to listening to the pre-recorded commentary (customers can still listen to pre-recorded commentary in English and other languages).

Between 25 May - 29 September, live guides will be on board our buses 7 days a week at the times of 10.30, 12.00, 14.00 & 15.30.

For more information and FAQs follow the link here.

Tour Timetable:

Tours operate every 30 minutes from 10:00 until 17:00 7 days a week until Sunday 29th September 2024. Tours will then return to an hourly operation from Monday 30th September 2024 until Sunday 27th October 2024.

For timetable information and live bus tracking, click here.

Tickets and ways to pay:

No need to pre-book, just hop on! 

  1 Day 2 Day
Adult (16+) £17 £24
Child (5-15) £8.50 £12
Senior (with valid ID) £12 £17
Disabled (with valid ID) £12 £17
Student (with valid ID) £12 £17
Family (2/1 adults + 3/4 children) £36 £45

Tickets can be bought on the bus with contactless or using cash. Tickets can also be purchased via our mobile app.

Your ticket can also be used for unlimited travel on all Brighton & Hove Bus services for the period of validity, including bus journeys to the spectacular Seven Sisters on routes 12X or 13X or the splendid Devils Dyke on route 77. Route 77 also operates from the Palace Pier stop. Tickets are valid until 04:30 the morning after the ticket expires.

2 Day tickets are now valid on Eastbourne Sightseeing tours. These tours also operate daily Monday through to Sunday. Make the most of your ticket during your visit to Brighton. 

Discounted Tickets:

  • If you have an existing citySAVER, networkSAVER or Metrovoyager ticket, you will be entitled to a 50% discount. Return tickets are also valid for a 10% discount
  • If you are visiting Brighton via a Metrobus service, you will be entitled to a 50% discount if you show a Metrovoyager ticket or a 10% discount if you show a valid return ticket.
  • Local Residents - If you live locally (in the BN postcode) and you fancy an easy way of getting around the city for the day while enjoying entertaining facts, then hop on board. You'll receive 10% off the price of your ticket when purchasing a ticket from the driver (discount not available on the app). Please provide proof of residency.


Exclusive discounts for City Sightseeing Brighton passengers:


Group Bookings:

If you are looking to a make group booking, please get in touch with us directly so we can make sure your group can be fully accommodated. Email us at [email protected].


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