Route History

Route 250 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
14.05.88
AK
9L
11L
--

BRIXTON STATION - Streatham Hill - Green Lane - Parchmore Road - Brigstock Road - London Road - CROYDON Katharine Street (Monday-Saturday)
NEW ROUTE: partly replaces Route 159 Green Lane and Parchmore Road section which was withdrawn except Mon-Fri peaks and Sundays

06.01.90
BN51+
9M
12M
--

Streatham (AK) allocation transferred to Brixton (BN)

M970

M970 Wellesley Road - Croydon

This image available on the
Metrobus download

21.07.90
TH161+
13L
12L
8L

BRIXTON STATION - CROYDON Katharine Street 
Brixton (BN) allocation transferred to Thornton Heath (TH).
Sunday service introduced.

L32

Leyland Olympian L32 Croydon

This image available on the
Leyland Olympian download

01.99
TH161+
16DLA
15DLA
8DLA

Low Floor double deck operation commenced.

03.02.01
BN221+
16L
15L
8L

TH allocation transferred to BN and reverted to Olympian operation.

01.09.01
TH161+
17DLA
15DLA
9DLA

BN allocation transferred to TH.

30.08.03
TH161+
21DLA
21DLA
12DLA
  BN121+
DLA
DLA
DLA

New Contract - BN journeys early morning and late evening off N250.

20.03.04
TH161+
22DLA
21DLA
12DLA
Night Service BN121+
4DLA
4DLA
4DLA

N250 renumbered 250 - therefore now 24 hour service


21.08.06
TH161+
22DLA
21DLA
12DLA
Night Service BN121+
4DW
4DW
4DW

BRIXTON STATION - CROYDON Park Street
Croydon terminal moved to Park Street

DLA376

DLA376 West Croydon seen with the simplified blind layout

This image available on the
Arriva download

28.08.10
TH161+
23DLA/T
22DLA/T
13DLA/T
Night Service TH191+
4T
4T
4T

Contract renewal
Brixton (BN) allocation withdrawn

T122

T122 West Croydon

This image available on the
Arriva download

29.08.15
TH161+
23T
22T
13T
Night Service TH191+
4T
5T
4T

Contract extended for two years

250 map

Extracted from Mike Harris Arriva map dated 2011 - the complete map is available for £2

The Greater London Bus Map

Current times for Route

Operating Garages

AK Streatham
Changeover outside garage

BN Brixton
Changeover outside garage

TH Thornton Heath
Changeover outside garage

Stands and turning points

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