Busabout Europe

Hop-on Hop-off coach passes

Explore, discover, meet people from all over the world and have an awesome time while you’re at it! Busabout’s amazing Hop-On Hop-Off passes will take you through 15 countries and 47 destinations. This means you will have freedom and independence to travel at your own pace, and your own time. There are also discounts for students!


European Earlybirds! Save up to 15% on Busabout 2019 hop-on hop-off passes & Europe adventures!



Busabout’s Hop-On Hop-Off network operates as passes so you choose your combination. 3, 6, 9, 12, 15 or Unlimited passes! Stay as long as you like in each destination and travel as many stops as you like. This is the ultimate flexibility! What’s not to love!?
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Still looking for inspiration?

See below for our favourite itineraries to get you started on your way!


3 stop Pass
Get the most out of this 3 stop pass. See the Berlin street art, have a beer in Munich, check out the history of Prague and end in foodie heaven in Venice. 
Was $587 | Now $299
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6 stop pass
Start in the super friendly Amsterdam, discover the fascinating history of Berlin, say cheers with steins in Prague and Munich. Wander the landscape of the Swiss Alps and sip café au lait in Paris before ending back in Amsterdam.
Was $589 | Now $531
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9 stop pass
Explore the cobbled streets of Paris then enjoy the amazing city of Munich. Gorge on gelato and take a Gondala ride through venice, see the historically beautiful Rome. Bathe on the italian coast and play spot the celeb in Lake Como and end in the scenic Swiss alps.
Was $869 | Now $783
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12 stop pass
Get to know the art gallery scene in Munich. Marvel at the Swiss Alps and head on a shopping spree in Nice and Milan. Check out Barcelona’s architecture, party in Madrid and see what Lisbon is all about. Stop for pintxos in San Sebastian and walk th epicture perfect boulevards of Paris.
Was $1,129 | Now $1,017
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Unlimited pass
This is the ultimate trip! Visit some of Europe's major cities, starting in Amsterdam, make your way to Berlin and Prague. Check out Eastern Europe and discover the fascinating history of Krakow and Budapest. Sit back and relax in Spilt, then grab a Gondola and some pizza in Venice. Be impressed by Florence's architecture and the beautiful Swiss alps then make your way to Nice and party it up in Barcelona. Explore trendy Lisbon and drink some Champagne in Bordeaux before ending in romantic Paris.
Was $1,559 | Now $1,359
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Layby your trip from $200

Lay-by your Busabout Trip
Choose your perfect adventure with Busabout, let them show you the best of the best and some unique stops on the way. By using Lay-by, your trip price will be guaranteed upon your $200 deposit, and you only pay 10 weeks prior to departure. Terms and conditions apply, speak to your Travel expert today! 
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Layby flights
Freakin' about flight prices getting too high? No sweat. Thanks to STA Travel’s exclusive flight deals, you can now Layby your next trip from $99! Book your international flights for $99 and pay the rest off later. Contact a Travel Expert to find out more. Terms and conditions apply*.

Layby international flights for $99*

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Want to just relax and have everything taken care of for you? Fancy visiting some of the Mediterranean's best destinations? How about sailing the blue seas and island hopping in style? Click here and check out our Busabout Adventures!

Why Choose Busabout

Convenient: Door-to-door pick ups and drop-offs at the most popular hostels.

Frequent: Buses run every other day to and from every destination on the network.

Flexible: You decide where you go and how long for. Change your plans as often as you like for free.

Sociable: Travel with like-minded backpackers and make heaps of friends.

Affordable: Stay where you like and control your own budget.


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Terms and Conditions

Save 10% off:
*Save 10% off Hop-on Hop-off passes, 8% off Sailing & Island Hopping (excluding Turkey Sail and July & August Croatia and Greece departures), 8% off Adventures (excluding Morocco and Turkey) and Multi-Country trips, 8% off Cultural and Music Festivals (excluding Ultra Hostel and Camping), 8% off Asia trips (excluding Unlimited Pass), 10% off HAGGiS (excluding Get Active and Festive departures), 10% off Shamrocker (excluding St Pats), 10% off Highland Explorer. Applicable to listed Busabout, Haggis, Shamrocker, and Highland Explorer products only.  Travel for people 18 years and over for departures listed in the Busabout Europe 2018/19 brochure. Prices are quoted per person. Full payment must be made at time of booking for all trips under $400 dollars in value. For all trips over $400, a deposit of $200 per person, per trip must be paid within 7 days of booking creation. Full payment is due as per layby. Promocode EB3 must be entered at the time of booking to redeem discount. Discount only valid on new bookings made on Busabout Hop-on Hop-off passes, Busabout Adventures (as listed), Busabout festivals (as listed), HAGGiS (excluding Get Active), Shamrocker and Highland Explorer Tours. All trips must be added at time of booking to qualify for discount. Discount is valid from March 1 to be booked until April 30. Student Discounts are only available with a valid – ISIC/ISE/ITIC card which must be presented on the first day of travel. Failure to show a valid ISIC/ISE/ITIC card will incur an administration fee, and difference in price must be paid prior to departure. Multi-trip Deals & Mates Rates do not apply on top of already discounted products, however, Multi-Trip deals are applicable on non-discounted qualifying product. Not combinable with any other offer except with Past Passenger Discount; conditions apply. All prices quoted are in Australian dollars (AUD) & currency rate is correct at time of print. See Busabout, Haggis & Shamrocker 2018 Europe brochure for full booking terms and conditions.


Layby Terms & Conditions: 

A non-refundable, non-transferable deposit of $100 is payable at the time of booking. Layby is valid for trips over $400 only. The price of your tour will be guaranteed upon receipt of the deposit. Once the deposit is paid, any changes to your itinerary (e.g. dates, itineraries, names) will incur change penalties or loss of deposit. Full payment will be due 10 (ten) weeks prior to your scheduled departure, or departure from Australia, whichever is sooner. Failure to make final payment will result in your tour being cancelled. Your deposit will remain non-refundable and may not be transferred to a new booking. Should you wish to re-book, you will be subject to the price of the new tour at the time of booking. The original price cannot be guaranteed. Any other products, such as flights, travel insurance, ISIC card, rail passes etc. cannot be held using the Contiki Lay-by Deposit.