Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
09.08.86
CM
AN
AN
AN
logo New contract with TFL

CHEAM VILLAGE - Cheam High Street - Cheam Road - Sutton - Carshalton Pond,  or WALLINGTON Shotfield ( Mon-Sat except evenings ) Beddington - Waddon - Croydon - South Croydon - Sandersead Station - Sanderstead - Hamsey Green - Warlingham ,CHELSHAM GARAGE  (Mon-Sat evenings ) then WARLINGHAM PARK HOSPITAL (Mon-Sat except evenings and Sunday afternoon ) or Limpsfield Road - Botley Hill - TATSFIELD Ship ( Mon-Sat evening journey )
London Country route transferred to LRT although still operated by London Country South West

30.10.89
TC401+
15L
11L
5L
Contract reassigned to Arriva South London

L46

L46 Sutton

This image available on the
Leyland Olympian download

31.08.91
TC401+
13L
9L
5L

WEST CROYDON Bus Station - South Croydon - Sanderstead - Warlingham then WARLINGHAM PARK HOSPITAL or one MS evening journey to TATSFIELD Ship
Withdrawn between West Croydon and Wallington / Cheam - this section replaced
The Wallington journeys were replaced by Route 407 with the Cheam service being replaced by an enhanced 408

1991 entry
Taken from 1991 allocation book which is for sale
29.10.94
CR1+
10dd
10dd
4dd

WEST CROYDON Bus Station - South Croydon - Sanderstead - Warlingham - WARLINGHAM PARK HOSPITAL
Contract reassigned to London & Country operating from Croydon (CR)
Tatsfield journey withdrawn.

403 map

Taken fromleaflet dated March 1997
Click map to enlarge

04.02.95
CN1+
10dd
10dd
3dd
logo Contract reassigned to London Links

687

687 West Croydon

This image available on the
Arriva download

16.12.00
CN1+
9L
9L
5L

WEST CROYDON Bus Station - South Croydon - Sanderstead - Warlingham - WARLINGHAM Sainsbury's
Withdrawn between Warlingham  and Warlingham Park Hospital ( or Chelsham Common as it had been known from Feb 99 when the hospital closed.

611

L611 West Croydon

This image available on the
Arriva download

30.10.04
CN1+
8DW
8DW
5DW
logo Contract renewal

31.10.09
CN1+
8DW
8DW
5DW

Contract extended for two years

DW96

DW96 West Croydon stand

This image available on the
Arriva download

29.10.11
TC1+
8DW
8DW
5DW

Contract renewal and allocation moved to South Croydon (TC)

403 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
29.10.16
TC1+
7DW
7DW
4DW

WEST CROYDON Bus Station - WARLINGHAM Sainsbury's
Contract extended for two years

Operating Garages

CM Chelsham
Crew changeover point at garage

CN Croydon
Crew changeover point not known

TC South Croydon
Crew changeover point Swan & Sugar Loaf

Current times for Route 403 live 403 stands Tender Specs