London Open Top Bus Tour - Wedding Hire

Activity code: GTWB

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New for summer 2021, a truly unique and memorable experience for you and yours guests on your wedding day. Exclusive hire of an iconic open top bus with a private panoramic tour of London’s landmarks and complementary drinks.

Start your married life in style, after you have said your vows, come onboard and enjoy a two hour panoramic tour of London with your nearest and dearest. Take advantage of the smart phone dock available onboard, and put together a music playlist for your wedding party to listen to while taking in the sights.

Raise a toast to married life with complimentary bubbles served by our onboard staff, whilst your private hire open top bus cruises around the heart of the capital, passing many of London’s most popular sites such as the London Eye, Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge and St. Paul’s Cathedral, providing unique photo opportunities and lasting memories with loved ones.


How many guests are allowed on board?
Passenger numbers are subject to government guidelines, please check the latest restrictions.

Can the bus be decorated?
Yes, please discuss this with a member of the Golden Tours team.

Can I get married on board?
Yes, you may hold a blessing or vow exchange on the bus, however all arrangements must be carried out by the bride and groom.

2 hour hire, which will include a private panoramic tour of London.

Can I book the bus for a longer duration?
Yes, you may add an additional hour at a fee, great for decorating the bus ahead of time.

Is the tour guided?
We can arrange for one of our knowledgeable guides to join you on your private tour at an additional fee, please request this at the time of booking.

Where does the tour start and end?
At the London Eye, although an alternative stop is possible if required. Additional transport via coach to and from your tour can be arranged. Please ask a member of the team for more details.

Is there a route the bus follows?
The bus travels on a predetermined route and passes some of London’s most iconic landmarks, a completely unique wedding day experience and perfect for photographs.

Can I stop the bus and guests get off for photos?
Yes, however any stops must be discussed ahead of the day with a member of the team to ensure the bus stays on schedule. Please note that the bus can only stop at dedicated bus stops.

Can I play music on the bus?
Yes, the bus has a smart phone doc. Guests are advised to put together a playlist for their tour.

Is food and drink allowed on the bus?
Drinks booked through Golden Tours are allowed on board, food is not allowed.

Are there other vehicle options?
Yes, our English Tea Bus (link) is also available for private hire, however capacity numbers do differ. Please contact [email protected] to enquire.

Can I upgrade my drinks package?
Yes, a standard package includes 5 complimentary bottles of prosecco, if you’d like to add more please speak with a member of the Golden Tours team.

Can I add extra waiting staff?
Yes, a standard package will include one waitress but more staff are available if required.

Are there restrooms on the bus?
No, guests are advised to visit the restroom before boarding.

Is a photographer included in the package?
No, the bride and groom are advised to bring the photographer they have chosen for their day on board.

What happens if it rains?
The front section of the top deck is covered, and that there is room on the lower deck for guests.

How far in advance and I book?
We accept booking 24 months in advance.

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Additional Information

Standard package includes

  • 2 hour private hire
  • Panoramic tour of London
  • 5 bottles of prosecco with glassware
  • Staff member for drinks service

What's Not included

  • Decorations
  • Photographer
  • Live guide