New York Bus Tour and Attractions Discount PackageBuy tickets now
The ‘New York Bus Tour and Attractions Discount Package’, also known as the FreeStyle Pass, is a good choice if you would like to take the Hop on Hop off bus as well as visit Manhattan’s famous attractions. This discount package allows you to take all loops on the Hop on Hop off buses (for 72-hours), and includes entrance to 3, 5 or 7 New York sites, cruises or museums! This package is a great option for exploring the city.
The Freestyle Pass is currently unavailable. I recommend you to get the Sightseeing Flex Pass instead.
What is included in the New York Bus Tour and Attractions Discount Package?
The discount package includes 2 passes: a Hop on Hop off bus tour pass, and an attractions pass to visit 3, 5 or 7 attractions. You can make use of all bus loops for 72 hours, and visit 3, 5 or 7 attractions of your choice (anytime within 14 days). You can choose from an extensive list of attractions, cruises, tours, meals and museums. For example, visit Top of the Rock, One World Observatory and take the ferry to the Statue of Liberty. For a full list, please look here.
What is the Advantage of this Discount Package?
The advantage of this discount package is that you combine unlimited touring on the Hop on Hop off bus with visiting the city’s attractions. This discount package is best when you want freedom and to decide for yourself what you want to see and when. The attractions pass is valid for 14 days, so you can take your time and explore New York at your own pace. It’s an ideal choice for families. You also don’t have to pay at any of the attractions, saving you time and hassle. It’s all about enjoying the bus rides and visiting the attractions you like.
How to use the Hop on Hop off Bus and Attractions Discount Package?
When you buy this discount package you can use all bus loops, and hop on whenever you like for 72 hours (the pass is valid from the time of exchange). The buses stop at more than 40 places in the city. There is a live tour guide on all the buses, as well as pre-recorded tour narration available in English. Extra: with this discount package you can go on a night tour to see New York’s lights as well.
How many Bus Loops are there?
The buses have 4 loops: The Downtown Loop, Uptown Loop, Brooklyn Loop and Night Tour. You can use the Gray Line Hop on Hop off buses.
How often do Buses run and how long is one Tour?
Buses run every 10 to 30 minutes and there are multiple departure locations available. If you stay on the bus, the loops will take approximately:
- Downtown loop: 2 hours
- Uptown loop: 2 hours
- Brooklyn loop: 2 hours
- Night tour: 2-2.5 hours
How do I get the Passes?
When you buy your discount package here, within a few minutes you will receive a voucher with a QR-code by email. With this voucher printed or on your phone, you can board the bus at any of the stops. Here you’ll also receive your attraction tickets. If you have questions or need advice about the attractions, you can go to one of the centrally located Gray Line Visitor Centers first.
If you’d like to visit more attractions, I recommend buying the New York Pass. You can read more about the New York Pass here.