An interactive bus tour with flair, THE RIDE takes you on a scenic voyage through NYC with plenty of entertainment along the way.

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    This attraction requires advanced booking.

What you'll do

Join onto THE RIDE with The New York Pass®

  • Your pass includes a 60 to 75-minute tour of New York hosted by two hilarious NYC experts past iconic New York sites.
  • Please note: this tour is in English only.
  • This attraction is extremely popular and gets booked up fast. If this is one of your 'must-sees', please reserve your spot via the Go City Reservations Portal as soon as possible! You can book up to 10 days in advance of your visit.

Discover New York's dynamic Midtown with the ultimate entertaining and interactive bus tour, complete with an expert guide, comedic commentary, singers, dancers and instrumentalists. The streets of New York come alive like a Broadway show along this 60 to 75-minute tour.


NYC Sightseeing
Enjoy beautiful vertical views of the city as THE RIDE drives along in Manhattan. Sitting sideways on the bus will allow you to fully appreciate the landmarks that you will be driving by.

The Show
THE RIDE takes a tour bus to another level. Experience a well-orchestrated show that involves people around the city waiting at different locations.  

Know before you go

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Booking required

This attraction requires advanced booking.

Getting in

The RIDE departs from 259 West 42nd Street (42nd Street & 8th Avenue) in front of Five Guys Burger Restaurant in Midtown Manhattan. Present your pass to The RIDE staff who are wearing bright orange. Your pass must be valid on the day of the tour.

Please note

  • You MUST be at The RIDE boarding location 15 minutes prior to your pre-booked departure time.
  • If you miss The RIDE, we are unable to move, exchange, or refund your order.
  • The RIDE is a family-friendly entertainment experience; however, children under the age of 6 are not allowed.

Plans changed?
No Problem! You can also view and amend your time slot in the 'My Bookings' section of the Reservation Portal. Cancellations or amendments must be made at least 1 hour before the scheduled booking.


For more information, visit The RIDE website.

Where you'll be

Operating hours

Tour hours: for the full schedule of operation for THE RIDE, visit their website here.

Closings & holidays

Tours will be canceled for severe weather or mechanical issues.


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Free cancellation

Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 365 days of your purchase date.

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