‘o Sola mio Open-top double-decker bus

Welcome to Japan!!

You no longer have to keep your eyes locked to the side of the bus—you can now simply just sit. Let 21st century urban modernity surround you. By embarking on this one-hour tour on an open-top Hato-bus, you will be impressed by Tokyo.

This one-hour tour, the Panoramic Tokyo Drive, will take you through various areas and its tourist attractions throughout the city from the unique vantage point of the top of a double-decker bus. The orange-red of the Tokyo Tower converging to a needle-like shape and pricking the sky, the gust of wind while the cables of the Rainbow bridge rises and falls over your head, the rows of trees flanking you as you drive down a crowded street: the sensations on this tour are unlimited. Try our open-top bus to instantaneously experience the numerous sensations of Tokyo.

Free Wi-Fi is available on ‘O Sola mio buses.


Tomodachi GPS Automated Guide System
The Tomodachi system is a multilingual guidance system developed by Hato Bus.
Using its GPS system, this hand-held automatic tour-guide will speak to you about the place that you're concurrently visiting in detail,
providing you with its history, cultural significance, and more.

A333/A335 Panoramic Tokyo Drive

Days of Operation
Daily(Except 17 Feb. 1 Mar. 16 Mar.~1 Apr.)
Departure Point
Hato Bus Departur Point 【Bus Stop No1】
Tokyo Station Marunouchi South Exit
Departure Time

13:00 / 17:00

These two departure times are available for booking through our website.
Other departure times are also available for booking by phone.
The bus is operating every 30 minutes from 9:30 until evening.
9:30 10:00 10:30 11:00 11:30 12:00 12:30
13:00(Book by website)
13:30 14:00 14:30 15:00 15:30 16:00 16:30
17:00(Book by website)
17:30 19:00

* Duration: approx. 60min.
Fare(per person, tax included)
Adult 1,800 yen
Child (4-11 years) 900 yen
To ensure safety, children under 4 years of age
are not permitted onboard.


Enjoy seeing Tokyo from bus. Tours make no stops.

This is not a hop-on, hop-off bus; we will not get off until we arrive at Tokyo station. Enjoy spectacular sightseeing from the bus!

*Due to schedule changes, internet reservations are not available during cherry blossom seasons, autumn leaf seasons, and select days.
During these seasons, please contact us by phone to make a reservation. The schedule may also change, if not, be cancelled in the event of bad weather.

*Tour bus departing at 13:00 and 17:00 will be operating as Tour Code A333 and A335 instead of Tour Code A185.
Tour Code A333 and A335 tours must be reserved online.
Tour Code A185(tours departing other than 13:00 and 17:00) can be reserved by phone call.

For Reservations & Information

+81-(0)3-3435-60819:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Please note that telephone conversations are recorded for purposes of improving our customer service and to verify the content of our customers’ queries.

Standard Precautions for Open-top Double-decker Bus Tours

  • Tour operation may be suspended during stormy weather. During sudden weather changes, tour operation may be canceled just before departure.
  • Raincoats will be distributed in the event of rain.
  • Please do not touch the trees lining the streets from the open-air section of the bus. During rainy weather or after rain, raindrops may fall into the bus when driving through tunnels or tree-lined streets.
  • As the wind can be strong, customers are requested to dress warmly.
  • The sun can be strong during the daytime. Customers are requested to take their own precautions to prevent sunburn.
  • It is prohibited to leave your seat while the bus is in motion. Use of umbrellas (including parasols), smoking and putting your hands or face outside the bus are prohibited while the bus is in operation.
  • Only drinks in plastic bottles with cap and thermoses may be brought on board.
  • No meals are included.
  • Please buckle your seat belt while riding the bus.
  • In the unlikely event of an emergency, we will contact the emergency contact provided by the guest at the time of booking.
    We will contact the emergency contact provided by the representative at the time of booking.
  • To ensure safety, children under the age of 4 are not permitted on board.