We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

778 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2610
+1 717-334-6296
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$35.00*
and up
Gettysburg Guided Bus Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The ultimate Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tour Experience puts you on our famous Double Decker Bus with a professional Licensed Battlefield Guide. Relive the Battle of Gettysburg, as told by the most knowledgeable historic storytellers in the area. This tour is also done on an Enclosed Air-conditioned Bus.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hour tour” (53 reviews)
“top deck” (11 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
LOCATION
778 Baltimore St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2610
CONTACT
Website
+1 717-334-6296
Write a Review
Reviews (578)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 572 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took A Tour Bus for The Battlefield. It was at least 60 people on board with only Emergency window's on it. It was very warm and people using guides to fan themselves. I am on Oxygen and was having a hard time breathing. There...More

Thank Rose W
GBT778, Director of Sales at Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I'm sorry that your experience was unpleasant for your health. Please let me know the date you did the tour. This will help me in addressing the issue with driver. As for the AC I will pass this on to the Manager for him to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very informative tour via a double decker bus. Tour guide was very informative and entertaining. Friendly staff - reasonable price.

Thank SteveLandco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As Americans, we believe we "heard all this in school," but NO. And driving the battlefield while hearing the details makes it so much easier to get a grasp on what happened over those three days. Our tour guide was great, very engaging, made us...More

Thank Beakertroyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Battlefield Bus Tour is a great way to start your visit to Gettysburg. The tour hour tour features a commentary from a guide. Our guide was full of information, although sometimes he spoke a little fast in his enthusiasm. It was a great way...More

Thank Jackbear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An engaging, educational and exceptional tour through the Gettysburg National Military Park. The driver (Jack) and licensed battlefield tour guide (Jim) were excellent. We had a beautiful morning on the top tier of the double decker bus. A two hour bus tour full of information...More

1  Thank dreamweaver430
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Purchased tickets ahead of time, but no need because bus only half full. Guide very good at describing the battle at the sites visited. Stops included litte round top and the union line on cemetary ridge that repulsed Pickets charge. Very good sound system, we...More

Thank 960clydea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Paul made our tour as informative & entertaining as a theater production. Day by day action was explained in as much detail as time allowed. Quick humor kept you paying attention and brought the battle to life. We booked the top deck of the bus...More

1  Thank Bling A
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a 2 hour tour that covers the entire battlefields and explains day by day how the battles went. Very informative especially to a non-civil war buff. I had no idea so much carnage took place in such a small area.

Thank joepak
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We took this tour this week and it was great. Christina was our guide and she was exceptional, she knows her history and made this tour so interesting and educational.

Thank cathy w
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The battlefield bus tour was so much fun and educational. We sat on the top level on such a beautiful day. The battlefield guide was well informed and did a great job.

Thank Danette B
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Hunt's Battlefield Fries & Cafe'
940 reviews
3.43 km away
Tommy's Pizza
1,062 reviews
3.31 km away
Dobbin House Tavern
4,050 reviews
3.36 km away
Gettysburg Eddie's
1,235 reviews
3.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Little Round Top
259 reviews
.01 km away
Devils Den
279 reviews
.51 km away
New York State Monument
20 reviews
1.23 km away
Monument to Brigadier General Gouverneur Kemble Warren
17 reviews
.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
teachin-n-az
24 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from GBT778 | Property representative |
No difference in the information covered. We have a Guided Double Decker Bus and a Licensed Guided Bus Tour (Enclosed Bus), they both have a guide and it depends on which bus you would prefer. Everyone gets earbuds on the... More
1
Vote
jmoney12jb
23 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from GBT778 | Property representative |
The Audio Battlefield Bus Tour (prerecorded presentation) does stop at Little Round Top for 10 minutes and you are able to get off the bus and explore during those 10 minutes. However, the Guided Bus Tour depends on the... More
0
Votes
english11teacher
4 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from Bonnie J | Property representative |
The Audio Double Decker Bus Tour and The Guided Double Decker Bus Tour makes a restroom/refreshment stop and also at Little Round Top. We also offer a Guided Bus Tour on an Enclosed Bus again it makes a restroom/refreshment... More
0
Votes