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Bath

Welcome to the Bath Bus Company. We operate the highly popular open-top bus tours of Bath, Eastbourne, Cardiff and Windsor.

Equipped with disabled access and the latest technology, our buses provide an efficient and informative way to explore the city. You can hop on and off at a variety of stopping points.

Using the latest sound system technology, we can offer visitors recorded commentary in ten different languages or have the option of a live guide.

In addition to the open top buses, the Bath Bus Company has a beautifully restored fleet of London Routemaster buses, which are available to hire.

Bath Bus Company is part of the CitySightseeing group, which is the largest open top tour operator in the world, the distinctive red livery can be found in over eighty locations worldwide. We are owned by the RATP group.

You can now find us on Twitter @BathOpenTop.

No. of routes: 6 Staff: 121
Passengers per year: 500,000
in Bath alone
Miles per year: 300,000
Vehicles: 28

Martin Curtis

Managing Director Bath Bus Company

Martin is Managing Director of Bath Bus Company, originally formed with former colleagues in 1997, and operates in Bath, Cardiff, Eastbourne and Windsor.

Bath Bus Company was acquired by RATP Dev UK in 2011.

Martin began his career in 1972 with the Bristol Omnibus Company. He became Traffic Assistant and then Traffic Superintendent with Western National.

Following a period as District Manager with Southern National, he joined the newly created Badgerline bus company and took over as Regional Director, Bath in 1987.

Martin has written a number of books covering aspects of Bristol Omnibus and Bristol Commercial Vehicles history.

Martin is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Logistics and Transport.