Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
19.09.98
GD55+
5sd
5sd
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logo New Route replacing lost section on Route 320
between Biggin Hill and Westerham

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - Bromley South - Pickhurst Lane - Hayes Station - Croydon Road - Keston - Leaves Green - Biggin Hill - WESTERHAM (Mon-Sat) - Chartwell - Four Elms - EDENBRIDGE Post Office (Mon-Sat except evenings)
NEW ROUTE OPERATED BY METROBUS which

02.05.99
GD
4sd
6sd
sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (Mon-Sat) - EDENBRIDGE Post Office (Mon-Sat except evenings) - Hever - Chiddingstone - Penshurst - Bidborough - Southborough - TUNBRIDGE WELLS STATION (Summer Sunday except evenings)
Sunday service introduced for the summer period only

26.09.99
GD
5sd
5sd
sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (Mon-Sat) - EDENBRIDGE Post Office (Mon-Sat except evenings)
Sunday service withdrawn thus Tonbridge Wells section withdrawn.

29.04.00
GD
4sd
4sd
**

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (MS evgs) - Chartwell - Four Elms - Edenbridge Hospital - Marsh Green - Dormandsland - Lingfield - then most of service via Felcourt and Baldwins Hill or two journeys each way via Newchapel and Felbridge to East Grinstead - then College Lane - Holtye Road - to
EAST GRINSTEAD Stone Quarry Estate (Mon-Sat except evgs)
Mon-Sat service extended from Edenbridge to East Grinstead

01.04.01
GD21+
4sd
4sd
**

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (MS evgs) - CHARTWELL (Sun opening hours) - Four Elms - Edenbridge Hospital - Marsh Green - Dormandsland - Lingfield - then most of service via Felcourt and Baldwins Hill or two journeys each way via Newchapel and Felbridge to East Grinstead - then College Lane - Holtye Road - to
EAST GRINSTEAD Stone Quarry Estate (Mon-Sat except evgs)
Summer Sunday service introduced between Bromley & Chartwell - jointly scheduled with Route 320

10.11.01
GD21+
4sd
4sd
**
 
MB21+
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--
5Dart

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (Daily - Chartwell - Four Elms - Edenbridge Hospital - Marsh Green - Dormandsland - Lingfield - then most of service via Felcourt and Baldwins Hill or two journeys each way via Newchapel and Felbridge to East Grinstead - then College Lane - Holtye Road - to
EAST GRINSTEAD Stone Quarry Estate (Mon-Sat except evgs)
Sunday service withdrawn between Westerham & Chartwell - also the Sunday joint service with 320 converted to double deck

18.05.02
GD21+
2sd
2sd
**
 
MB21+
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--
5Dart

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (Mon-Fri) - CHARTWELL(SummerSat/Sun opening hours)
Section between Westerham & East Grinstead replaced by new Kent route 236

04.11.02
GD21+
2sd
2sd
**
 
MB21+
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--
5Dart

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM
Withdrawn between Westerham & Chartwell for the winter months.

23.03.03
GD21+
4sd
4sd
3sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM ( Mon-Sat ) - CHARTWELL (Summer Sun opening hours)
Seasonally extended from Westerham to Chartwell on Sundays

513

Scania Omnicity 513 Bromley South

© Eamonn Kentell

30.08.03
GD21+
4sd
4sd
3sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - Bromley South - Cameron Road - Barnhill Avenue - Pickhurst Park - Mead Way - Hayes Station - Croydon Road - Keston - Leaves Green - Biggin Hill - WESTERHAM - non-stop CHARTWELL (Summer Sun opening hours)
Diverted at Bromley South as shown to provide a direct link from Hayesford Park and Hayes Station.

09.11.03
GD21+
4sd
4sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM
Withdrawn between Westerham & Chartwell for the winter months.
New 5 year Contract started

21.03.04
GD21+
4sd
4sd
3sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM (Mon-Fri) - CHARTWELL (Summer Sun opening hours)
Seasonally extended from Westerham to Chartwell on Sundays.

10.10.04
GD21+
4sd
4sd
2sd

BROMLEY NORTH STATION - WESTERHAM
Withdrawn between Westerham & Chartwell for the winter months.

25.02.06
MB21+
4sd
4sd
2sd

Godstone (GD) garage closed - allocation transferred to Orpington (MB)

216

Dart 216 Bromley South

© Lawrence Living

 

13.09.08
TB51+
4E200
4E200
2E200
Contract reassigned

Enviro Dart 36309 Bromley South

© Lawrence Living

34359

Plaxton Pointer Dart 34359 Bromley North

© Lawrence Living

14.09.13
TB51+
4SE
4SE
2SE

Contract extended for two years

246 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

12.09.15
MB141+
4SE
4SE
3SE
logo Contract reassigned

BROMLEY NORTH STN  -  WESTERHAM ( daily )  -  CHARTWELL ( Summer Sundays )
Contract returned to Metrobus

Current times for Route 246 246 live 246 stands 246 Tender Specs

 

 

Operating Garages

GD Godstone
Changeover point ?

MB Orpington
Changeover point Bromley North stand

TB Bromley
Changeover point Bromley North Station stand

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