FREE Madame Tussaud's ticket included with 48-hour purchase; a $31 dollar value! Enjoy LA for two 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 Red Line 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 30 minutes from stop #1)
Downtown L.A. Purple Line -Full loop 2-1/2 hours
First departure purple Stop #1 El Capitan Theatre: 9:00am
First departure from Stop #37 Olvera Street: 9:15am
First departure from stop #43 Convention / Staple Center: 9:00am
Last full loop from purple Stop #1 El Capitan Theatre: 3:30pm
Last bus one way from stop #1 El Capitan to Downtown LA is 6:30pm
(Buses run every hour to hour and 15 minutes, to Downtown LA)
Santa Monica Yellow Line - 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 30 - 40 minutes from stop #7)
Universal Blue Line - 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 Grey 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 La Quinta.
Last departing Stop #1 Dolby Theatre returning to hotels near LAX: 7:00 pm.
Note: Buses do not go into LAX airport.
LAX Orange line 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: 9:30am and 10am.
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.
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.
The Starline Tours Hop-On Hop-Off double decker bus network is comprised of four main routes, as well as two connector lines that shuttle guests from attractions and locales at the edges of the city back into the thick of the action.
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 70 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. Our brochure provides a detailed timetable and bus schedule, helping you plan your day with ease and accuracy.
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.
Madame Tussauds Hollywood wax museum is one of the city’s most popular tourist attractions. Featuring over 100 incredibly life-like wax figures spread out through 18 themed areas, Madame Tussauds Hollywood is a must-see for pop culture lovers who want to enjoy a truly unique celebrity experience.
Top highlights of this Hollywood celebrity sightseeing adventure include:
The figures on display include the silver screen’s greatest all-time legends, as well as famous recording artists, heroic sports figures, world leaders, and other icons. Celebrities of both past and present adorn the museum’s halls and themed areas, and you’ll enjoy endless photo opportunities as you explore to your heart’s content. Half of the wax figures in the museum cannot be seen anywhere else, so be sure to add a visit to Madame Tussauds to your L.A. itinerary!
You’ll be spellbound from the moment you walk in and find Joan Rivers greeting you on the red carpet until the moment you exit. At the conclusion of your visit, you’ll be able to catch an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how the Madame Tussauds magic is made with an inside sneak peek at the construction process behind the wax figurines. Be sure to bring your camera to snap pics of you standing alongside your favorite stars and sports heroes!
Madame Tussauds Hollywood is located next to the iconic TCL Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard, just steps from the Starline Tours main terminal and other top local attractions, including the Dolby Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get your tickets through Starline Tours and save on this unique sightseeing experience! Ticket prices start at just $30 for adults and $23 for children 12 years of age and under.
Madame Tussauds is open year-round, and we are pleased to include tickets to the museum in several of our popular combo and bundle packages. Don’t miss your chance to make this one-of-a-kind museum part of your L.A. visit!
With a total six of routes, our Hop-On Hop-Off City Sightseeing of Los Angeles bus tours deliver an unforgettable sightseeing experience.
Our Hop-On Hop-Off Los Angeles bus tour service consists of 3 touring routes (Red, Yellow & Purple) & 3 connecting routes (Blue, Orange & Grey), covering a total of more than 100 miles. Each of the four primary routes deliver over two hours of sightseeing enjoyment. They include:
To see a live bus map and arrival times, visit starlinegps.com.