Massive parties all over Europe, historic cities, sexy travellers and new adventures await those who dare to travel. Are hop on hop off passes make it super easy to visit Europe: you know where history comes from. Because its flexible You won’t be tied to a set itinerary, that means if you want to spend longer partying in the Balearics no problem! Can’t fancy a coach trip on and Oktoberfest hangover? You don’t have to.
Hop on hop off is all about being flexible. It enables you to join an extensive travel network giving you limitless options to build your own European trip. Our roots have been created for travellers by travellers and if you have a first to discover Europe, party with like-minded people and have the best time of your life then this is for you. We cover 34 destinations, you can travel at your own pace and if you get itchy feet every second day there are departures from all of our locations.
Why hop on hop off?:
So you want to see Europe, but you want to do it your way. You have a couple of options. Buy a car and watch your entire travel budget gets sucked down the petrol pump before you’ve hit Paris. Get a Euro rail ticket and what your entire travel budget go on expensive sandwiches (Eurorail trains don’t stop in France these days either). Or join a bunch of like-minded travellers using a flexible hop on hop off coach network pass. Build your own trip and do your own thing. Perfect to link up festivals, Xtreme Gap weekenders and the best parties all over Europe. Passes are only available between May and October.
Check out the classical capital cities with like-minded travellers
Experienced driver guides will help you along the way the full of local tips and advice
Door-to-door pickups and drop-offs a great way to meet people and have fun
It’s totally flexible so you can change your plans as often as you want
65% of passengershave never travelled around Europe before
70% of them are travelling alone so you can go solo and meeting other people is a breeze
If you are a first time traveller this is perfect for you.
Departures every second day means you never have to hang around too long somewhere you don’t want to be
All of our coaches have reclining seats and plenty of legroom secure luggage space they are fully air-conditioned and have free on-board Wi-Fi and power sockets
Types of passes available:
There are two different types of passes available.
Choose from three of loops: North South or West. That takes in 34 different destinations in nine different countries. You can be yodelling in the alps, chilling on Mediterranean beaches and checking out ancient cities.
The One-way Passes
The one-way passes are some of the best and most popular routes. They include all the major European highlights. Great if you want to fly into one city in the part from another so you never need to go back to the same place twice.
Accommodation is not included with our hop on hop off passes. We have expert guides on all buses who are able to pick you up and drop you off at our recommended hostels, but you are not tied to staying in any particular one. This is great because you’d never know who you will meet and what adventures you will have, so it’s nice to have that flexibility in there.
Question should be what can’t you do whilst you are travelling! This is easy transport to some of the best destinations in Europe, but it is also a great way to go visit the festival’s hottest surf spots and best party locations. Check out the Xtreme passport for additional ideas of things you can bolt on to our travel passes.
£60 per day will get your hostel dorm bed, some activities lunch from a shop and an inexpensive dinner and probably a good night out as well. If you are on a tighter budget, than £40 a day will get you a dorm bed, a few nights out more self catering is needed. You will still have some budget left over for sightseeing and excursions. If you have £120 per day you will get a private room in a hostel, excursions and still have plenty left on Having a good time at night. No one ever said Europe is cheap but it is well worth the expense of doing well.
But why worry about it all,You can book an Xtreme passport with this gaining new entrance to some of the top festivals and events all over Europe and as its prepaid you know you will not run out of money. That just leaves you with a hostel bed and Food & Drink to deal with.
Most important thing to work out is how much budget you have. As it is flexible you can always add in some backpacker work in London to help fund your trip (you can check out the details here), and break up your pass as you go.
You can always jump back on board where you left off by using low-cost airlines to connect with The UK to work (handy with a working holiday Visa for non-UK nationals). Make sure your budget is carefully planned before starting. Accommodation is anywhere between â‚¬15-â‚¬30 per night. Then you will want to add another â‚¬20-â‚¬30 per day for everything else.
During busier times if you are completely inflexible dates trying give us two weeks notice, but the chances are you can book your seat a couple of days ahead. After booking you will have an online travel planner which enables you to booking cancel your coach days free of charge. You can make changes up to 24 hours before departure. You can even reserve bed at our pickup points for a 10% deposit. We will drop you as close as possible to recommend hostels which gives you more time to start exploring.
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