Route History

Route 225 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
29.07.89
TL111+
SR ex 181
SR ex 181
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LEWISHAM Riverdale Centre - Lewisham Way - New Cross - Trundleys Road - Surrey Quays - Redriff Road - Salter Road Brunel Road - ROTHERITHE ( Mon-Sat except evenings)
New Route replacing lost section of Route 181 - garage journeys ran in service.

03.02.90
TL111+
3SR/MW
3SR/MW
--

Route given own allocation although duty schedule joint with L1/273 L3 124 160 181 and 284

12.02.94
LM
5 midi
5 midi
--
logo Contact reassigned

LEWISHAM Riverdale Centre (MS daytime) or LEWISHAM Bus Station ( Mon-Sat evenings) ,Brookmill Road - Deptford - New Cross - Trundleys Road - Surrey Quays - Downtown - Rotherhithe - BERMONDSEY Jamaica Road ( Mon-Sat )
Rerouted between Lewisham and New Cross via Brookmill Road and Deptford instead of Lewisham Way - also evening service introduced.

18.07.94
CH
5 midi
5 midi
--

Allocation moved to Cambridge Heath depot (CH)

150

Kentish Bus 150 at Lewisham

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Arriva download

13.04.96
CH77+
5 midi
5 midi
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LEWISHAM Riverdale Centre (MS daytime) or LEWISHAM Bus Station (MS evenings) ,Brookmill Road - Deptford - New Cross - Trundleys Road - Surrey Quays - Redriff Road - Rotherhithe Street - Salter Road - Rotherhithe - BERMONDSEY Jamaica Road ( Mon-Sat )
Diverted at Downtown via Rotherhithe Street instead of direct via Salter Road.

28.02.98
DX
4dart
4dart
--

Contract re-assigned within Arriva from Kentish Bus to London North East operated from the Barking base

Dart 816 at Lewisham

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Arriva download

19.09.98
TL71+
5DRL
4DRL
--
logo Contract reassigned to Selkent (TL)

15.05.99
TL71+
5DRL
4DRL
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LEWISHAM Riverdale Centre - BERMONDSEY Jamaica Road ( Mon-Sat )
Evening service now terminates at Riverdale Centre instead of Bus Station.

18.09.99
TL71+
7DRL
7DRL
6DRL

LEWISHAM Riverdale Centre - BERMONDSEY STATION
Rerouted via Canada Water and now terminates at the new Bermondsey Station

17.03.01
NX141+
7LDP
7LDP
6LDP
logo Contract assigned to London Central
28.07.01
NX141+
7LDP
7LDP
6LDP
225 map
Extracted from Timetable leaflet dated 28.07.01

11.02.03
NX141+
7LDP
7LDP
6LDP

The stand working at Bermondsey means that buses now run out of service via St James's Road - Clements Road - Keetons Road and Webster Road.

LDP79

LDP79 Lewisham

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GO-AHEAD London download

18.03.06
NX141+
7LDP
7LDP
6LDP

CANADA WATER STATION - Surrey Quays Road - Surrey Quays Station - Trundleys Road - Sanford Street - Pagnell Street - New Cross - New Cross Road - Deptford - Brookmill Road - Lewisham High Street - Hither Green Lane - HITHER GREEN STATION.
Withdrawn between Surrey Quays and Bermondsey via Downtown - this section replaced by revised C10.
Rerouted at Surrey Quays direct to Canada Water and also extended via Route 181 from Lewisham to Hither Green,

19.03.11
NX141+
7LDP
7LDP
6LDP

Contract extended for two years

16.03.13
NX141+
8LDP
7LDP
6LDP
Contract renewal

Current times for Route

Operating Garages

TL Catford
Changeover point at Lewisham ?

LM Lewisham
Changeover point at Lewisham ?

CH Cambridge Heath
Changeover point at ?

DX Barking
Changeover point at ?

NX New Cross
Changeover point at New Cross - Marquiss of Granby

Stands and turning points