Big Bus Tours’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Big Bus Tours provides open-top bus sightseeing tour services. Read more

Big Bus Tours provides open-top bus sightseeing tour services. Read more

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CEO

Alex Payne

CEO Approval Rating

69/100

Founded:

1991

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City Sightseeing Worldwide is one of Big Bus Tours's top competitors. City Sightseeing Worldwide was founded in 1999 in Warwickshire, England. Like Big Bus Tours, City Sightseeing Worldwide also operates in the Tour Operators industry. City Sightseeing Worldwide generates $554.3M less revenue than Big Bus Tours.

CitySights Dc is a top competitor of Big Bus Tours. CitySights Dc was founded in null, and is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia. CitySights Dc operates in the Travel Agency industry. CitySights Dc generates $576.4M less revenue vs. Big Bus Tours.

The Original London Sightseeing Tour is seen as one of Big Bus Tours's top competitors. The Original London Sightseeing Tour is headquartered in Greater London, England, and was founded in 1992. The Original London Sightseeing Tour is in the Courier, Logistics & Freight Services industry. The Original London Sightseeing Tour generates 5.26% the revenue of Big Bus Tours.

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Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
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DESCRIPTION
Singapore Ducktours Pte Ltd

Sep 2018

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undisclosed
Singapore Trolley is a tour operating company that offers charter and sightseeing services.
Singapore 7 Sightseeing

Sep 2018

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undisclosed
Singapore 7 is a tour operating company that offers charter and sightseeing services.
Singapore DUCKtours Pte. Ltd.

Sep 2018

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undisclosed
DUCK & HiPPO is a tour operating company that offers aquarium tickets, charter and sightseeing services.

These are all the companies that Big Bus Tours has acquired. Big Bus Tours has acquired 3 companies and its latest acquisition was Singapore Ducktours Pte Ltd in Sep 2018. Singapore Trolley is a tour operating company that offers charter and sightseeing services.

Big Bus Tours Funding History

$199.5K

Since Big Bus Tours was founded in 1991, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Big Bus Tours has raised $199.5K. Big Bus Tours' last funding round was on Oct 2016 for a total of $199.5K

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Oct 2016
$199.5K
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Feb 2016
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Since Big Bus Tours was founded in 1991, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Big Bus Tours has raised $199.5K. Big Bus Tours' last funding round was on Oct 2016 for a total of $199.5K

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These are all the companies that Big Bus Tours has invested in. Big Bus Tours has invested 3 companies and its latest investment was Singapore Ducktours Pte Ltd in Sep 2018. Singapore Trolley is a tour operating company that offers charter and sightseeing services.

Big Bus Tours News

March 7, 2019Travel Weekly

Los Angeles added to Big Bus Tours portfolio

Company now has presence in 22 cities worldwide... See more »
December 5, 2018Travolution

Big Bus tours adds Expedia to API partner programme

Operator seeks to establish digital connections amid move towards paperless tickets Continue reading ... See more »
November 7, 2018Travel Weekly

Phil Boggon steps up at Big Bus Tours

Ex-Monarch Travel Group boss becomes operations chief at sightseeing tours firm... See more »
November 5, 2018Travolution

Big Bus Tours reports 'massive shift to digital'

Operator seeing growth in same day mobile sales Continue reading →... See more »
September 6, 2018chinatravelnews

Big Bus Tours acquires Singapore's DUCK & HiPPO Group

Big Bus Tours, operator of open-top sightseeing tours announced the acquisition of the Singapore DUCK... See more »
July 19, 2018The Business Journals: Washington, D.C.

A D.C. tour bus company switches gears to all-electric, zero emissions

Key story highlights: Big Bus Tours D.C. started to bring in all-electric, zero-emission vehicles to ... See more »
May 30, 2018Travel Daily Media

Big Bus Tours adds Los Angeles to its global portfolio

London's Big Bus Tours will start cruising the roads of Los Angeles in the fall and will aim to provi... See more »

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Overview

Big Bus Tours provides open-top bus sightseeing tour services. Big Bus Tours was founded in 1991. Big Bus Tours' headquarters is located in London, England, GB SW1W 9SA. It has raised 199.5K in 2 rounds. The latest round was in Oct 2016. Big Bus Tours...

CEO

Big Bus Tours's CEO, Alex Payne, currently has an approval rating of 69%. Big Bus Tours's primary competitors are City Sightseeing Worldwide, CitySights Dc & The Original London Sightseeing Tour.

Website

bigbustours.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Big Bus Tours

  1. When was Big Bus Tours founded?

    Big Bus Tours was founded in 1991
  2. Who is Big Bus Tours's CEO?

    Big Bus Tours's CEO is Alex Payne
  3. How much revenue does Big Bus Tours generate?

    Big Bus Tours generates $580.4M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Big Bus Tours have?

    Big Bus Tours has historically raised $199.5K in funding
  1. Where is Big Bus Tours's headquarters?

    Big Bus Tours's headquarters is in London England, GB
  2. How many employees does Big Bus Tours have?

    Big Bus Tours has 2,900 employees
  3. What sector does Big Bus Tours operate in?

    Big Bus Tours is in Tour Operators
  4. Who are Big Bus Tours's competitors?

    Big Bus Tours's top competitors are City Sightseeing Worldwide, CitySights Dc, The Original London Sightseeing Tour