The Vatican&Rome Open Bus service

Comfortably seated on your seat, you'll be able to enjoy a great panoramic tour of the capital city accompained by an audio guide available in eight languages.

On board you can choose between the upper deck and the lower deck, the latter equipped with air conditioning for the warmer months.

Our multilingual staff will welcome you on board and will be available to assist you.


from € 30,00




Service availability
The Hop on - Hop off Open Bus service it is available every day

Duration and Times
A complete tour lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.

The frequency is 15 minutes about

If you want to know  THE TIMETABLE OF THE SERVICE click here

* At the moment the Vatican&Rome Open Bus itinerary is not available, but it is possible to use the fleet of our partners Big Bus Rome and City Sightseeing Rome with any ticket that you choose to buy.


  • Display your ticket on your smartphone; 
  • Multilingual audio-guide on board;
  • Reception on board provided by multilingual staff.

Open Bus Prices

Classic (valid 24h)

  • Full (+18 years)           € 30,00 € 27,00
  • Reduced (6-17 years) € 15,00 € 13,50

Premium (valid for 48h)

  • Full (+18 years)           € 34,00 € 30,60
  • Reduced (6-17 years) € 17,00 € 15,30

Deluxe (valid for 72h)

  • Full (+18 years)           € 38,00 € 34,20
  • Reduced (6-17 years)  € 19,00 € 17,10

Free 0-5 years


PACKAGES (2 Full + 2 Reduced )

  • Family Classic (validity 24h)    € 75,00
  • Family Premium (validity 48h) € 85,00
  • Family Deluxe (validity 72h)    € 95,00

Useful information

  • The Vatican&Rome line is temporarily suspended, but the tickets purchased are still valid for the Big Bus Rome and City Sightseeing Rome lines
  • Although the service runs on a regular basis, in compliance with the timetable, it may happen that the local authorities or other unforeseeable circumstances force us to change the frequency of the trips or to modify the route by eliminating some stops.
  • Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi is not responsible for personal items lost or left on board the Open Bus
  • The consumption of alcohol and food on board the Open Bus is prohibited
  • People with disabilities will be welcomed with attention. Only one wheelchair can be accessed on each vehicle
  • Small dogs and cats are allowed on board upon request
  • Guide dogs for blind people are allowed on board  

The Map

Here you may download the map of the Open Bus itinerary, with the various stops and indications to the main sights of central Rome.

from € 30,00

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