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Paddington Bear Afternoon Tea Bus Tour

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Paddington Bear Afternoon Tea Bus Tour


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30 Day Refund

Valid for 12 Months

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The Highlights

  • Paddington Bear inspired afternoon tea
  • Served on board a 1960's classic red Routemaster Bus
  • A 90 minute trip experiencing famous landmarks
  • A choice of savouries, sandwiches and pastries
  • Large choice of hot drinks
  • Family friendly
  • Vegan, vegetarian, halal and gluten-free menus available
  • Exchangeable Experience Gift

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  • London

The Main Event

Enjoy a fabulous afternoon tea with the nation's favourite bear, Paddington!

The Paddington Afternoon Tea Bus Tour takes you on an entertaining ride through the streets of London whilst you indulge in a Paddington inspired afternoon tea menu, complete with marmalade sandwiches of course!

Take in the views as you travel on an iconic Routemaster bus past Paddington's favourite London landmarks: Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Hyde Park, Nelson's Column, Downing Street, St Paul's Cathedral, Borough Market, Green Park, Piccadilly Circus and many more.

The built-in screens give you a Paddington-guided animation of the tour with Paddington himself and Mrs bird sharing stories of the city's famous landmarks.

The Paddington Afternoon Tea Bus Tour is the perfect gift for Paddington fans big or small, but don't forget to treat yourself too!

Sample Paddington Afternoon Tea Menu - subject to change

Savoury Treats
Turkey Ham & Cheddar Finger Sandwich (on granary bread)
Cream Cheese & Cucumber Finger Sandwich (on spinach bread)
Mini Margarita Pizza
Smoked Salmon & Cucumber Pretzel
Best Marmalade Finger Sandwich Ever! (on white bread)   

Sweet Treats
Shortbread Cookie
Vanilla Rice Pudding
Chocolate Cupcake
Lemon Meringue Tart
Chocolate Macaron
Freshly baked, Plain Scone with Clotted Cream & Jam

Drink Options Included
Coffee & Hot Chocolate
Americano | Cappuccino | Latte Macchiato | Hot Chocolate
Tea Selection
English Breakfast | Earl Grey | Earl Grey Decaf | Rooibush Jardin Rouge | Peppermint | Lemon & Ginger | Berry & Elderflower | Darjeeling | Jasmine Tea | Green Tea

Vegan, vegetarian, halal and gluten-free menus are available, please specify when booking.

Important Bits

What to Know

Please allow 1hr 45 minutes for the tour.

Alcohol is pre-sold only. No alcohol can be purchased on-board the bus. You must book your alcoholic beverages in advance whilst booking online or over the phone. Brigit’s follows a Challenge 25 Policy. ID is required. No refunds will be given if no photographic ID is shown.

Unfortunately, the partner is unable to cater for: nut-free, peanut-free, combination of dairy & gluten-free, combination of vegan & gluten-free and Coeliacs. Gluten-free menu may contain traces.

For children with multiple food allergies, please mention dietary requirements upon booking, but in the case we cannot meet your needs, you are able to bring your own food.


Available Wednesdays to Sundays and departing twice daily (at 13:45 and 17:30) from Trafalgar Square.

Bookings should be made around 4 weeks in advance to avoid disappointment.

Please note the bus tours will not operate on the following dates:

  • 21st April - London Marathon
  • 26th May - Prudential Ride London
  • 14th July - Asics London 10K Run
  • 24th December - Closed after 2:30pm
  • 25th, 26th & 31st December
  • 1st & 2nd January 2025


Your voucher is valid for 12 Months from the date of issue.

Please note you must have booked and taken your experience before the expiry date.

Who Can Go

  • Classic and Themed Bus Tours are not suitable for young children and babies. Children under five years old are not permitted on these bus tours.
  • Suitable for children over five years of age only.
  • Due to the classic design of the routemaster bus, it has not been possible to make the entrance wheelchair accessible. However, the partner can accommodate a folded wheelchair in the bus.
  • Vegan and gluten free afternoon teas are available upon request. Please note these have a £3 surcharge.
  • There is no toilet on board the bus. There are public toilets at Victoria Coach Station, which you can use prior to boarding the bus. There are no public toilets at the Trafalgar Square departure point.
  • All staff on board are first-aid trained.
  • Please note there is no room on the bus to store buggies.
  • The bus is only permitted to pick up/drop off passengers at the designated locations.

What about Insurance?

The centres contracted with us hold public liability insurance. We also hold contingency liability cover. You will not be liable for accidental damage to equipment, except where damage has been caused as a result of recklessness or wilful negligence.

A cancellation indemnity, subject to terms, is included with every voucher.

How it Works

All you have to do is pay for the experience you wish to purchase and we’ll send a voucher and booking information to you or directly to the recipient, then you just need to check the info and book your experience.

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