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Journey into Magic on the Original Bus Tour’s Elf Express - Carols, Cheer & Christmas Fun, Up to 40% off

Selected Dates from 30-Nov - 29-Dec (Please see Dates and Prices for more info)

Suitable for 6-12 years

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Santa has sent the elves to London to make sure everything is in tip-top shape before Christmas and they need your help!

You’re invited to hop on board the Elf Express and help the elf keep an eye on the city for Santa. There will be Christmas carols, stories and a whole lot of fun as you pass through and experience the magic of London at Christmas time.

  • The perfect pre-Christmas treat – watch your kids eyes light up in delight as they see London from the top-deck!
  • This 45 minute tour will take you past all the best sights of London and is sure to get you and the little ones in the festive spirit. 
  • The perfect way to explore the city with the kids without having to navigate the public transport system
  • Live guided commentary in English, specifically for kids
  • Fun, interactive commentary from entertaining, often hilarious tour guides
  • Amazing panoramic views from the safety of the top deck. 
  • Jam-packed full of sights, facts and Christmas cheer
  • Enjoy the Original Tour's kid’s activity books! Filled with games, quizzes and fun stories, there are lots to learn about London while on your tour.
  • But just remember, Santa’s elves will be checking up to see who’s been naughty and nice this year!
  • Free WiFi onboard, so you can snap away and share photos of the kids discovering London with family and friends.
Dates and Prices


  • Saturday 30 November - 2.30pm
  • Sunday 01 December - 2.30pm
  • Saturday 07 December - 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Sunday 08 December - 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Saturday 14 December - 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Sunday 15 December - 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Monday 16 December - 2.30pm
  • Tuesday 17 December - 2.30pm
  • Wednesday 18 December - 2.30pm
  • Thursday 19 December - 2.30pm
  • Friday 20 December - 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Saturday 21 December - 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Sunday 22 December - 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Monday 23 December - 1pm, 2.30pm & 4pm
  • Friday 27 December - 2.30pm
  • Saturday 28 December - 2.30pm
  • Sunday 29 December - 2.30pm

Price Information: 

  • £9 for Child Ticket (5-15 yrs), 40% off
  • £7.50 for Adult Ticket, 25% off
Need to Know
  • The Elf Express is a non-stop tour, designed for kids aged 6-12
  • Remember to dress for the weather, as it is an open-top bus
  • Make sure to fit in a toilet break because there are no toilets on the bus and it does not stop until the end of the tour.
  • Please ensure you leave plenty of time when travelling and aim to arrive 15 minutes before the departure time as the bus can not wait for latecomers.
  • This tour departs from Charles II Street, next to Her Majesty's Theatre in St James and also ends here.
  • All seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Tickets are non-refundable once purchased. 
How to Redeem
  • Please present your ID and e-Ticket (which must be printed) to a member of staff at the Original Tour bus stop on Charles II Street next to Her Majesty’s Theatre
  • Your e-Ticket will arrive via email after you purchase.
  • Tickets are non-refundable once purchased. 
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