Busforus Hop on Hop Off Istanbul

Explore Istanbul which are A-Class “Hop-on Hop-off” bus tours
Are you ready to explore Istanbul with BusForUs?
Enjoy the unique view of Istanbul and the beautiful weather on comfortable buses! 
Sightseeing Istanbul, 8 Languages Commentary
Hop-On Hop-Off Tour Best Way to Explore Istanbul


5 good reasons!

  • Audio available in 8 languages
  • Comfortable transportation
  • Panoramic roof
  • Combine sightseeing and getting around
  • Enjoy hosting services and delicious snacks


Busforus: Discover 2 Continents In 1 Journey!
The meeting point of Asia and Europe, the imperial capital Istanbul.
As Napoleon Bonaparte said, “If the world was a single state, Istanbul would be its capital”. 
Istanbul is a city of writers inspired by world-famous celebrities in all eras. A city where poems, songs, novels, myths, and legends have been written about, and where many lovers have lived.
Istanbul is waiting to be discovered with its wonderful natural beauties, minarets, gilded domes, palaces, mansions, pavilions, museums, parks, monuments and towers.
Now get your back and take advantage of this offer. Istanbul is unlike anywhere else in the world.

What is in BusForUs?
Double-decker touristic BusForUs buses are ready to take you to Asian and European sides of Istanbul, presenting the natural beauties, the blue sea and the cultural heritage.

These buses enable easy access to Basilica Cistern, Hagia Sofia, Topkapi Palace, Dolmabahce Palace, Blue (Sultanahmet) Mosque and many other rich and must-see historical artifacts and bazaars. Tickets of these buses can be used within 24 hours, allowing you to plan your day flexibly.

BusForUs Stops
BusForUs serves in a route that covers the most demanded touristic places and attraction centers of Istanbul. Departure and arrival point of this route is Sultanahmet, and it covers approximately 33 kilometers in between 12 stops. BusForUs buses depart from Sultanahmet, goes through Eminonu, Karakoy, Galata Port, Dolmabahce Palace, Naval Museum, Beylerbeyi Palace, Besiktas Center, Taksim Square, Sishane, Spice Bazaar stops, respectively, and goes back to Sultanahmet.

Listen to Istanbul in 8 Languages!
During the journey, you will have detailed information about Istanbul in 8 languages (Turkish, English, French, German, Russian, Spanish, Persian, Arabic)!

With the hygiene kit, earphones, complimentary packages, internet access and digital hardware services offered with the support of bus representative, lean back and discover Istanbul’s historical peninsula!

Tickets Can Be Used for 24 Hours
On this unique route, you can travel Istanbul with BusForUs as long as you like.
With stopover bus transportation, BusForUs allows you to plan your day flexibly.
Within 24 hours, you can get off at any stop to discover new places on the route, and get on the next bus to continue discovering Istanbul. The bus services are in between 10:00 – 17:00, every hour, and depart from Sultanahmet Square.
You just have to wait for the next bus to continue from where you left off.



  • Busforus 1-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
  • 1-day unlimited hop-on hop-off pass
  • Audio guide in 8 languages
  • Complimentary packages
  • Hygiene kit
  • Earphones
  • Onboard Wi-Fi & charging points


  • Entrance tickets to attractions can also be purchased on this website.


  • The tickets purchased through become active on the bus. It is valid until 31.07.2024.
  • It is free for 0-8 year-olds.
  • BusForUs departures start at 10.00 a.m. every weekday from Sultanahmet Square and go on every hour until 5.00 p.m
  • Hop-on hop-off at any stop in 24 hours. You can get on or off the bus from any stop you want for 24 hours.
  • is an authorized and reliable partner of BusForUs Tour and offers carefully crafted experiences for you to enjoy Istanbul. This is not the BusForUs website.
  • The departure times and timetables might change due to traffic, road work, or weather conditions.



  • Sultanahmet
  • Eminönü
  • Karaköy
  • Galataport
  • Dolmabaçe Palace
  • Naval Museum
  • Beylerbeyi Palace
  • Besiktas Bazaar
  • Taksim Square
  • Şişhane-1
  • Egyptian Spice Bazaar
  • Sultanahmet

Departures From Taksim 10:30 -11:30 -12:30 -13:40 -14:40 -15:55 -16:55 -18:00 -19:25 
Departures From Sultanahmet 10:00 -11:00 -12:00 -13:00 -14:00 -15:00 -16:00 -17:00

Bus Tour

First Bus: 10am from stop #1 (Sultanahmet Square)
Last Bus: 5pm from stop #1 (Sultanahmet Square)
Frequency: Every 60 mins
Popular stops: Taksim Square, Beylerbeyi Palace, Spice Bazaar & Dolmabahce Palace
Click here for the detailed route map and boarding points.


Explore Istanbul which are A-Class “Hop-on Hop-off” bus tours, witness the historical route and take part in the excitement..
The route, offering unlimited use throughout the day, will take you to Istanbul's most celebrated touristic destinations, complete with audio guide content in eight languages offering in depth information about the city!
The offer includes complimentary food and beverage, hygiene kit, earphones, bus attendant services, and Internet access.
Now sit back and explore. The historical peninsula and Istanbul. is an authorized and reliable partner of BusForUs Tour and offers carefully crafted experiences for you to enjoy Istanbul. This is not the BusForUs website.


Sultanahmet Meydanı, 34149 Fatih/İstanbul, Türkiye

Hygiene Measures

Hand Disinfect


For family
Pets allowed
Family Trip
Fast Pass
For Couples
For Groups
For Kids
For Selfie
Free Wi-Fi
Customer Care
Meal Menu
Shuttle Bus

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