Which London sightseeing pass is right for you?

Woman taking a picture with the London Eye skyline.
Capture London's top sights with a sightseeing pass. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. Photo credits: Maridav.
Take your pick from money-saving passes The London Pass and the London Explorer Pass – and decide which is best for you.
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What is the difference between the two?

The London Pass* allows you to visit unlimited attractions over a period of time (choose the number of days that suit you). The London Explorer Pass* gives you access to a specific number of attractions during a 60-day period.

Buy The London Pass for one, two, three, four, fivesix, seven or 10 days. Choose from more than 90 attractions, experiences, and tours. Or choose from two, three, five, six or seven of London's top 20 attractions over 60 days with The London Explorer pass.

What are the main benefits of each pass?

A graphic showing the London Eye, a wax figure of the Queen from Madame Tussauds, and wording saying "Big City Saver: 6 different attractions, 15 different packages".
Big City Saver attractions passes. Image courtesy of Big City Saver.

Both city passes save you 35% or more on the cost of attractions. Forget about pre-booking and rushing to get to attractions; your pass allows access throughout the day.

The London Pass is ideal if you're planning to explore multiple attractions in a day – and with the right planning, saves you the most money. Find out what you can see using The London Pass with our three-day itinerary.

The London Explorer Pass allows for more flexibility between visits, while still saving money on individual tickets. It is perfect if you live locally or visit London often.

Which attractions are included?

View from one end of London's Tower Bridge, with the Thames and iconic buildings, including the Shard, in the background.
Visit top attractions including Tower Bridge with a London sightseeing pass. Image courtesy of visitlondon/Antoine Buchet.

Big City Saver features the London Eye, Madame Tussauds London, SEA LIFE London Aquarium, London Dungeon, Shrek’s Adventure! London and Big Bus Tours. It’s the only London experience pass to include these bucket-list London attractions. 

The London Pass gives you access to experiences including a hop-on-hop-off bus tour and river cruise, plus spots such as the Tower of London, The View from The Shard, Windsor Castle and ZSL London Zoo. 

Go City London Explorer Pass includes attractions such as Tower Bridge, Tower of London, and experiences such as Up at The O2 and Emirates Stadium Tours. 


How to buy and collect the pass?

Both passes are available to purchase online before or during your trip. Buy your London Pass* or London Explorer Pass* online now. Your pass can be delivered worldwide, collected in central London, or received instantly on your smartphone.

Discover the full list of attractions available with The London Pass* and London Explorer Pass*.

Which pass is best for you?

The London Pass is best when...

...you are planning a short trip to London and want to see as many attractions as possible while saving money.

London Explorer Pass is for you when...

...you live in or near London, are planning a longer trip, or prefer to explore the city over a longer period of time.