Route History

Route 344 fares

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
25.05.91
AL121+
--
--
9M
 
GM61+
10M
8M
--
lg logo New service


CLAPHAM JUNCTION St John's Hill - Falcon Road - Battersea Park Road - Vauxhall - Albert Embankment - Lambeth Road - St Georges Circus - Elephant & Castle - Southwark Bridge Road - Southwark Street - LONDON BRIDGE STATION
NEW ROUTE - replaces withdrawn section of Route 44

344
TAKEN FROM 1998 LEAFLET

29.11.92
GB
--
--
8SR
 
GM61+
10M
8M
--

Sunday service converted to minibus and Merton allocation transferred to Gillingham Street Basement.

13.06.93
BB401+
--
--
4MRL/2MA
 
GM61+
10M
8M
--

Sunday allocation transferred from Gillingham Street Basement to Battersea base.

MA115

MA115 Elephant & Castle

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Single Deck download

17.07.93
BB401+
--
--
4MRL/2MA
 
SW21+
10M
8M
--

Gillingham Street closed - allocation transferred to Stockwell (SW)

M1180

M1180 Clapham Junction

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Metrobus download


05.12.93
BB401+
--
--
4MRL
 
SW21+
10M
8M
4MRL

Sunday (SW) allocation added.

09.09.96
AL131+
--
--
8DRL
 
SW21+
10M
8M
--

Sunday BB and SW allocation replaced by Merton (AL)

DRL215

DRL215 St Johns Hill stand

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Single Deck download

14.09.97
SW21+
10M
8M
7DRL

Sunday only AL allocation transferred to SW.

DW58

DW58 Clapham Junction

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Single Deck download

29.05.99
QB61+
13sd
12sd
10sd
logo Contract reassigned to Limebourne  operating from a base at Battersea

CLAPHAM JUNCTION Boutflower Road - - LONDON BRIDGE STATION
- and converted to low floor single deck operation. CJ terminal changed.

28.08.99
QB61+
12DCL
12DCL
10DCL

CLAPHAM JUNCTION St John's Hill - LIVERPOOL STREET STATION
Clapham Junction terminal altered to St John's Hill. Rerouted at Southwark Bridge Road via Southwark Bridge - Upper Thames Street - Monument Station - Gracechurch Street - Bishopsgate,Liverpool Street - returning via Bloomfield Street - London Wall - Wormwood Street.

05.02.00
QB61+
12DCL
12DCL
10DCL

Operation passed to Connex Bus

03.02.01
QB61+
15DCL
14DCL
12DCL

CLAPHAM JUNCTION St John's Hill - LIVERPOOL STREET.
Liverpool Street terminal changed to Bishopsgate - then buses performed a loop via Primrose Street - Appold Street and Worship Street.

07.07.01
QB61+
15DCL
14DCL
12DCL
logo Contract reassigned to Connex

417

417 Connex at Vauxhall

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06.06.02
QB61+
17TA
15TA
13TA

Commencement date for double deck operation.

345

TA78 Falcon Road

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26.02.04
QB61+
17TA
15TA
13TA
logo REASSIGNED TO TRAVEL LONDON

9788

9788 Lambeth Palace

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21.08.04
QB61+
18TA
15TA
13TA

Contract renewal

04.12.04
QB61+
16TA
14TA
12TA

Rerouted in both directions via new Vauxhall Bus Station.

11.11.06
QB61+
16TA
14TA
12TA
Night Service
QB76+
4TA
4TA
4TA

Night service introduced

29.11.08
QB51+
23TA
13TA
13TA
Night Service
QB76+
4TA
4TA
4TA

Schedule change

21.05.09
QB51+
23TA
13TA
13TA
Night Service
QB76+
4TA
4TA
4TA
logo Operation passed to Abellio

22.08.09
QB51+
23ED
13ED
13ED
Night Service
QB76+
4ED
4ED
4ED

Contract renewal

9467

9467 Monument

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23.08.14
QB51+
26ED
15ED
14ED
Night Service
QB76+
4ED
4ED
4ED

Contract extended for two years

20.08.16
QB51+
26ED
15ED
14ED
Night Service
QB76+
4ED
4ED
4ED

CLAPHAM JUNCTION St John's Hill - LIVERPOOL STREET
Contract renewal

344 times

Operating Garages

QB Battersea
Changeover point at Vauxhall

GM Gillingham Street
Changeover at Vauxhall

GB Gillingham Street Basement
Changeover at Vauxhall

BB Battersea Base
Changeover at Vauxhall

SW Stockwell
Changeover at Vauxhall

AL Merton
Changeover ?

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