Join a bus tour abroad and see all the best sights on the open road! Jump on board a tour bus anywhere in the world. Travel with your group and guide on a road trip to remember. Go off the beaten track or see all the top highlights, travelling around in comfort from your seat on the bus. Travelling by bus when you are abroad is one of the best ways of getting from A to B on a budget.
Organised, guided tours usually use buses to travel around as you can stay with your group. Buses are often driven by a driver with great local knowledge of the area. The atmosphere on a bus tour is warm, friendly and sociable and buses will be filled with fellow travellers. Bus travel is a great way to meet interesting characters and make new friends for life. You'll be a real veteran of the road by the time you return home!
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One of the best ways of exploring Asia is by bus. A bus ride can take you off the beaten track in Asia, and you can make sure that you don’t miss any of the stunning scenery on the way! Our Thai Adventure is our bestselling Asian bus tour, bursting with fun adventures in Thailand. Sign up for a bus tour in other amazing Asian countries such as Vietnam, Bali, China and India, or use a bus pass to hop on and off around Asia at your own pace.
America is all about the road trip, and with such vast expanses of landscape to cover, the ideal way to see it all is by bus. See the sights from San Francisco to Las Vegas on our Canyon, Coast & Casinos bus tour, or go epic on our Great American Road Trip. Hop on board a bus and cruise through the USA in style!
There’s no easier way of discovering the Aussie East Coast or the Australian outback than by joining a fun, group bus tour. You’ll see all the highlights, won’t have to worry about how you’ll get from A to B, plus you’ll make new mates on the road. Our Sun, Sea, Sail & Surf trip is one of our most popular bus tours Down Under. Or why not explore New Zealand’s North and South Islands on our fun Grand Kiwi bus tour?
Explore Europe by bus and cross borders in double-quick time. Our multi-country European bus tours allow you to see several different countries in a short space of time. European bus tours include visits to lively cities, travel through gorgeous countryside and stop-offs at fascinating sites. Bounce around Europe on a fun group bus tour!
Africa is where bus tours really get serious! Join an overland adventure in a touring bus or truck, and make your transport a real home from home. Explore several African countries on one all-in bus tour, or sign up to see the best of South Africa’s coast on our popular Garden Route Road Trip. Africa equals travel on a grand scale!
See South America’s best bits by joining a country-hopping bus tour. Cruise through a variety of exciting South American destinations, such as Peru, Ecuador and Brazil, travelling on board a bus. Why not consider our South American Journey, a bus tour through seven South American countries. Make sure you don’t miss a thing in this stunning continent!
Get the gap year miles under your belt on a fun-filled bus tour abroad!
41 days or longer
Volunteer with communities and wildlife, and explore the Land of Smiles!
Enjoy a month of unforgettable volunteer experiences and an action packed 12-day group tour. Teach children, care for elephants and explore the Thai islands on this fantastic combo adventure!
35 days minimum
A massive combo of top Aussie adventures!
Explore Australia's East Coast on this ultimate tour, which includes some of our most popular Aussie programmes: Have fun in Sydney, learn to surf, travel with hop-on-hop-off pass and enjoy adrenaline adventures in Cairns!
16 days or longer
See it all along the Aussie East Coast on a 16-day tour!
Spend 16 amazing days exploring Australia’s East Coast from Sydney to Cairns. Add in 4 days of activities in Cairns or a 6-day learn to dive package at the Great Barrier Reef!
A 3-week India adventure tour plus 2-4 weeks volunteering in Kerala
Explore inspirational India, and then make a difference in Kerala. This is an amazing way to soak up the different sides of India, as you explore the hottest sights and then live and work as part of the community.
Up to 12 months
Paid work in Australia + a fun 8-day tour in Fiji!
Aged 18-30? Head off on our paid work & travel combo adventure! Find a paid job with our Absolute Oz jobs package in Australia, followed by a fabulous 8 days of island exploration in Fiji!
11-39 days or longer
Hop on and off in Asia for up to 12 months!
Explore Asia with one of three brilliant, flexible Stray bus passes, valid for 12 months. Discover the best bits of Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam using these unique bus passes!
9 days in magical Mexico!
Discover the Mayan ruins and beach paradises of Mexico on this fantastic 9-day group tour! Combining culture, exploration and relaxation, this is the perfect way to travel around Mexico!