Sightseeing City Tour of Manchester, Salford and MediaCity

Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Manchester Bus – Two-Day Ticket

  • Manchester Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Bus

    Manchester Sightseeing Bus Tour
  • Manchester Sightseeing Hop-on Hop-off Bus

    Manchester Sightseeing Bus Tour
From £6.00

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Explore the top attractions with the Sightseeing Manchester hop-on/hop-off bus tour.

Known throughout the world as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Manchester has a proud history in science, politics, music, arts and sport. Discover this vibrant history from the top deck of the Sightseeing Manchester hop-on, hop-off bus. 

Beginning in Albert Square in the heart of the city centre the green Sightseeing Manchester hop-on, hop-off open-top bus takes you on a 90-minute trip around Manchester and the modern waterfront developments at Salford Quays. There are 12 stops on the route that takes in some of Manchester’s key sights, including the National Football Museum, the Museum of Science and Industry, Old Trafford football stadium and The Lowry. Lord of the Rings and Lost actor Dominic Monaghan provides the commentary aboard the bus as you explore Manchester from the upper deck.

Sightseeing Manchester Bus Stops & Locations:

  1. Albert Square (Stand WE)Outside the Slug & Lettuce 
  2. Piccadilly Gardens (Stand R) – Next to the statue of The Duke of Wellington, by Byron Burger
  3. National Football Museum (Stand NP)Opposite the Co-Op store
  4. Manchester Cathedral (Stand NI) At the end of Victoria Street, before the Chapel Street Bridge
  5. Salford CathedralOpposite Salford Education Office
  6. Salford UniversitySalford Crescent at the stop by the old fire station
  7. The Quays – Opposite The Alchemist, by the roundabout between the car park and Lowry theatre.
  8. Trafford Road – Stop D at Merchants Quay, AC Hotel/Copthorne Hotel
  9. Manchester United – On Sir Alex Ferguson Way, Outside the Premier Inn
  10. Imperial War Museum – Trafford Wharf Road
  11. Museum of Science & Industry Outside the Museum, near the Oxnoble pub
  12. The Bridgewater HallStop SP outside the Bridgewater Hall, near Manchester Central Convention Centre

Look for the Sightseeing Manchester logo and MT1 on the bus stops.

Sightseeing Manchester Map















£25.00 (2 adults and 3 children)


Timings and route

The main starting point is in Albert Square near Manchester Town Hall, but you can get on at any of the 12 stops.

Timetable valid from August-October 2020.

Sightseeing Bus Timetable 2020

Summer Timetable 2020

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*Gift Vouchers are valid until the end of the season they are purchased in (31st October for Summer, 31st March for Winter)