Enjoy LA for three whole days. Recommended for riders that want to see more of LA or spend a day at Universal Studios (admission sold separately). With the largest open-top Hop-on Hop-off City Sightseeing bus service in the world, discover the many marvels of Los Angeles attractions on the ultimate customized tour in comfort and style!
Hollywood Departures -Full loop 2 hours
First departure from Stop #1 Dolby Theater: 9:00 am.
Last full loop departs from Stop #1 Dolby Theater: 7:00 pm.
(Buses depart approx. every 20 minutes from stop #1)
Full in Downtown takes 1 hour
First departure from Stop 37 at 9am
Last departure from stop 37 at 5pm
(Buses run every hour to hour, in Downtown LA)
Santa Monica - Full loop 2 hours
First departure from Stop #7 Beverly Hills: 10:00am.
Last full loop departing from Stop #7 Beverly Hills: 5:30pm.
Last returning bus from Stop #57 Santa Monica Pier to stop #7 Beverly Hills: 6:10pm.
Last departure one way from Stop #7 to stop #57 Santa Monica Pier is at 7:40pm.
(Buses depart every 40 minutes from stop #7)
Universal - Full loop 1 hours
First departure from Stop #1 Dolby Theatre: 9:00am.
Last full loop from Stop #1 Dolby Theatre is at 5:30pm, returning to Hollywood at 6:30pm.
Last departure from Stop #1 to Dolby to Universal and hotels: 6:30pm.
Bus terminates at Universal Studios.
(Buses depart every 60 minutes from stop #1)
LAX connector to Hollywood
First departures from Stop #92 La Quinta: 8:00 am & 8:30am from hotels near LAX on Century Blvd. Starting at Stop #92.
Last departing Stop #1 Dolby Theatre returning to hotels near LAX: 7:00 pm.
Note: Buses do not go into LAX airport.
LAX to Santa Monica Pier
First departure from LAX area hotels starts at Stop #92 La Quinta: 8:00am & 8:30am, arriving at Santa Monica Pier Stop #57:
Departing from Stop #57 Santa Monica Pier (Ocean and Broadway) at 7:00pm. Returning to hotels on Century Blvd near LAX and Marina Del Rey hotels. Buses do not go to LAX airport.
Hop-On, Hop-Off will not be operating Sunday, February 9, 2020, as the 92nd Oscars Ceremony will close down for the Red Carpet at The Dolby Theatre.
The Hop-On,Hop-Off operating schedule will be modified Sunday, March 8th due to the LA Marathon as follows:
First Red Route will start at 12:30pm from stop #1
Red Route last departure will be extended from 6:00pm from stop #1
Purple Route start at
11:50am from Stop #43
12:15pm from Stop #37
12:30 from Stop #1
Purple Route will be extended on last departure to 6:30pm from Stop #1
Hop On - Hop Off Shuttles
** There will be 1 shuttle from LAX departing at 11:00am and one return in the evening at 6:00pm.
** Blue Route will operate normal, departing from Orange court.
** Yellow Route will NOT operate
** No shuttles from LAX to Venice Beach/Santa Monica
Starline Tours' Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles buses showcase the very best the city has to offer, from the historic and revitalized downtown core to the stunning coastal landscapes and legendary beaches of Santa Monica. We offer 24-hour, 48-hour and 72-hour passes, giving you the freedom and flexibility to see the city on your own schedule while enjoying the comfort and convenience of our open-air double-decker bus service.
Our Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles sightseeing bus service is easy and fun to use. After purchasing your pass, simply board the bus at any of our stops and enjoy the ride until you reach a part of the city you would like to see in more detail. Then, you’re free to disembark and explore at your leisure before re-boarding and continuing the tour.
While you’re on board, you’ll learn about the many marvels of Los Angeles with the help of our pre-recorded tour narration. Service is offered in a total of nine languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, French and Italian.
Our Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles bus tours deliver an unforgettable sightseeing experience.
Our Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles bus tour service consists of routes covering a total of more than 100 miles. Each of the routes deliver over two hours of sightseeing enjoyment. They include:
To see a live bus map and arrival times, visit starlinegps.com.
LA Traffic Disclaimer: Please be prepared as the nation’s fifth most congested city for traffic the consequences maybe traffic-clogged delays and “time loss”