Calling all superhero fans! Tour NYC and see locations used in your favorite superhero films. From Batman to Jessica Jones, the Avengers to Spider-Man, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at 40 film backdrops throughout the city from the comfort of a heated/air-conditioned bus. Bring your camera, grab your cape, and prepare for the most epic tour of New York City!
How long is the tour?
The tour is approximately 3 hours long.
Do tours operate on a specific day?
Yes. Tours are available on Fridays and Saturdays at 12:00 pm.
Does the tour include any walking?
Yes. There is a short walk at the beginning before boarding the bus for the remainder of the tour.
Where do I meet for the tour?
Tours meet at 200 West 40th Street, in front of Midtown Comics.
Is there assigned seating on the bus?
Seating is first come, first serve with the exception of those who purchase priority seating. If you have a number of people in your party that want to sit together, you should make sure to arrive 15-20 minutes early. Guests that arrive late or right at the starting time are much more likely to have to split up their group.
Is the bus equipped with seat belts?
No. Buses are not equipped with lap or shoulder belts or harnesses.
Can I take pictures on the tour?
Yes. While photography and filming are not allowed on the bus portion of the tour, there are great spots for taking photos and videos at stops along the way. You may take photos out the window at the various locations your guide is highlighting.
Are gratuities included in the tour price?
No. A tip for great service is always appreciated, but never required.
Does the tour include food and drinks?
No. Guests are allowed to bring food and drinks on the tour bus, but are required to remove all trash after the tour. Alcohol is completely prohibited on the bus.
Is the bus heated in the winter?
Yes. The tour utilizes enclosed coach buses which are heated in the winter and air-conditioned in the summer.
Are the coach buses wheelchair accessible?
Yes. However, please make note of your request for an accessible bus when booking in the “Have Special Needs?” field.
Buses are not equipped with lap or shoulder belts or harnesses. Notice of the need for an accessible vehicle at least 24 hours in advance is strongly recommended so as to guarantee the timely provision of an accessible vehicle. The wheelchair lifts can accommodate up to approximately 600 pounds total. However, if you will be using a fold-up wheelchair and will be traveling with someone who can provide assistance on and off the bus, you do not need to inform us ahead of time as all of our buses have room in the luggage compartment to store it.
Can I bring a stroller or luggage on the bus?
The tour is conducted on a coach bus, so limited storage space is available. Please keep in mind that there will be several stops of up to 15-20 minutes each where guests and tour guides leave the bus. If you are not comfortable leaving your belongings on the bus during this time, you might want to reconsider bringing them.
Is this tour appropriate for kids?
Yes. Kids ages 1-5 are free, but are not guaranteed a seat. If the bus is full they may have to sit on a lap.
What languages is the tour conducted in?
The tour is only conducted in English.
Can we come dressed as our favorite superhero?