Compare Busabout vs. Cosmos

BusaboutMember since 02/08/2010See Busabout Tours
CosmosMember since 12/02/2013See Cosmos Tours

Reviews

Overall average rating

Overall average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

Most popular reviews

Most popular reviews

7 hours ago
I've been lucky enough to have filip three times as my bus guide already and from our...Read more
10 hours ago
Had the best time ever, couldn't of asked for anything more, had the the greatest tim...Read more
1 day ago
Went on a greek island flexi hopper. It was good, the thing that made it great was t...Read more
1 day ago
My partner and I booked a Greek Island Hopper tour with Busabout where Lauren was our...Read more
5th May 2017
Tour was value for money Our guide oaky was fantasticRead more
29th April 2017
The dedication, punctuality and faultless management from Cosmos and their tour direc...Read more
21st April 2017
If you are at all confident in independent travel then you will probably find this to...Read more
21st April 2017
our adventure with cosmos travel was an extraordinary experience . Our tour director ...Read more

Guide average rating

Guide average rating

5.0 out of 5 stars
Lucie Hodges(228 reviews)
Rose Brown(193 reviews)
Naomi Hall(68 reviews)
Ryan Robson(61 reviews)
Anela Ilic(59 reviews)
Ivan ┼ávacov(57 reviews)
Alvaro Calderon(55 reviews)
Tony Rakaupai(47 reviews)
Emma Emerson(36 reviews)
4.5 out of 5 stars

Transportation average rating

Transportation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.5 out of 5 stars

Accommodation average rating

Accommodation average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Meals average rating

Meals average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 out of 5 stars

Value for money average rating

Value for money average rating

4.5 out of 5 stars
4.0 out of 5 stars

About the operator

Number of Tours

Number of Tours

through 31 different countries
through 61 different countries

Travel Styles

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events
Marine
Independent
Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Festival & Events

Average rating

Average rating

4.5/5 from 1678 reviews
4.0/5 from 43 reviews

Ideal Age Group

Ideal Age Group

18-70
8-80

Travellers met via TourRadar App

Travellers met via TourRadar App

80
travellers met through Busabout tours
91
travellers met through Cosmos tours

Average Price per day

Average Price per day

$20
$143

Average Food Fund

Average Food Fund

n/a
n/a

Average tour length

Average tour length

27
days
14
days

Average Response Rate

Average Response Rate

100%
100%

Average Response Time

Average Response Time

Instantly
Instantly

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Tours

Most popular tours

Most popular tours

70 reviews
3 days from $339
35 reviews
8 days from $814
75 reviews
14 days from $1056
55 reviews
9 days from $639
28 reviews
9 days from $484
511 reviews
9 days from $465
2 reviews
9 days from $1254
2 reviews
8 days from $1254
4 reviews
9 days from $993
2 reviews
16 days from $1888
3 reviews
12 days from $1833
1 review
10 days from $1569

Destinations

Europe

Europe

Asia

Australia/Oceania

Australia/Oceania

Africa

Africa

North America

North America

Latin America

Latin America

Most visited destinations

Most visited destinations

Split (16)
Munich (14)
Berlin (13)
Madrid (12)
Prague (12)
Paris (35)
Rome (33)
London (32)
Venice (31)
Lucerne (29)

Travel styles

Nature & Adventure

Nature & Adventure

Cultural

Cultural

Marine

Marine

Festival & Events

Festival & Events

Independent

Independent

Most Common Types

Most Common Types

Policies

Average Group Age

Average Group Age

The average age for Busabout tours is between 18 and 70. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.
The average age for Cosmos tours is between 8 and 80. The age might vary for specific tours, so please check individual tours for details.

Hold my seat

Hold my seat

TourRadar can request Busabout to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.
TourRadar can request Cosmos to hold seats for you for up to hours without any credit card details.

Deposit

Deposit

TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm a Busabout booking. The remaining balance is then payable 45 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 12 July 2017 the full payment is necessary.
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm a Cosmos booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 27 July 2017 the full payment is necessary.

Cancellation policy

Cancellation policy

No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 45 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $100 is non-refundable.
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of the tour, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable.

Credit Cards

Credit Cards

The following cards are accepted for Busabout:Visa- Master Card- American Express
The following cards are accepted for Cosmos:Visa- Master Card- American Express
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