The Downtown and Uptown tours are hop-on and hop-off. You can hop-off at any of the bus stops along the route, explore the city and hop back on at any of the bus stops. It enables you to see a lot of the city in a convenient and short amount of time.

   Downtown Loop Plus   
Tour Length

2+ hrs

Daily from 7th Ave. Btw. 47th & 48th St.: 8am-6pm
(5pm after October 26th)
47th St. & 8th Ave.: 8am-2pm
(Last departure from Battery Park: 7pm)

Not offered December 25th or January 1st


7th Ave. Btw. 47th & 48th St.

47th St. & 8th Ave.: 8am-2pm

Your ticket is valid for 24 hours, so Hop On and Hop Off when and where you want!



Where history meets technology: The neighborhoods on the Downtown Loop are some of the oldest and some of the newest in Manhattan. Stops will include or are near Greenwich Village, Times Square, Empire State Building, as well as the Union Square shopping district, Soho, Chinatown, Little, East Village, Rockefeller Center, the World Trade Center site, the New York City Police Museum and more. 

Now, when you buy a ticket to Gray Line New York's Downtown Loop tour, you get a free ticket to our Brooklyn Loop - or vice versa. So a Brooklyn Loop ticket also gets you a free Downtown Loop tour!

Awarded the "Best Tourist Sightseeing" award for 2012 by
The New York City Association of Hotel Concierges

All Loops Tour Now Offered in 11 Different Languages!

Coming to New York City from somewhere far away? Gray Line NY probably speaks your language! That's because we're proud to offer audio tracks in 11 different languages on all of our popular hop on/hop off bus excursions aboard a double-decker bus. You can ride around the city and see the sights explained in a host of languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian or Hebrew. And of course, there's a licensed guide on board who'll give you the whole story live. Best of all, you can get off whenever you like to dine, shop or explore, then hop back on to keep going. Enjoy our Downtown Loop Tour, where you'll experience Greenwich Village, Chinatown and beyond. Take in the Uptown Loop, for a view of Central Park West, the Dakota Apartment Building and Harlem's Apollo Theatre. Or hop aboard the Brooklyn Loop, for a view of the Botanical Garden, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Antique Furniture District.

*Not available for Bronx Loop

Adult: $49  Child (Ages 5-11): $39

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