Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
31.08.91
TC361+
5L
5L
2L

WALLINGTON Shotfield - Manor Road - Croydon Road - Purley Way - Waddon Road - Reeves Corner - West Croydon - Wellesley Road - South Croydon - Purley - Godstone Road - Whytleafe - CATERHAM STATION
NEW ROUTE replacing Part 197A and part 403

1991 entry
 
L250

L250 Wellesley Road

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Leyland Olympian download

29.10.94
CN131+
12midi
11midi
5midi
   
1dd
--
--

SUTTON Marshalls Road - Throwley Way - Throwley Road - High Street - Carshalton Road - Pound Street - High Street Carshalton - Acre lane - Croydon Road - Purley Way - Waddon Road - Reeves Corner - West Croydon - Wellesley Road - South Croydon - Purley - Godstone Road - Whytleafe - CATERHAM STATION
New Contract awarded to London & Country
Extended from Wallington to Sutton - the Shotfiled spur will now be covered by New Route 400

04.02.95
CN131+
12midi
11midi
5midi
   
1dd
-
--

Contract transferred to London Links

162

162 Sutton Post Office

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Arriva download

30.10.99
CN131+
12ADL
11ADL
6ADL
   
1dd ex 403
-
--
logo
Contract reassigned to Arriva London South

SUTTON Marshalls Road - Throwley Way - - Carshalton Road - Pound Street - High Street Carshalton - Acre lane - Croydon Road - Purley Way - Waddon Road - Reeves Corner - West Croydon - Wellesley Road - South Croydon - Purley - Godstone Road - Whytleafe - CATERHAM STATION
At Sutton - buses towards Croydon will now run direct via Throwley Way instead of via Throwley Road and High Street

407 map
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01.09.01
TC1+
13ADL
11ADL
6ADL

Allocation moved to South Croydon (TC)

ADL13

ADL13 Croydon Town Centre

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Arriva download

30.10.04
TC1+
12ADL
11ADL
6ADL
 
TC13
1DLA
--
--

Contract renewal with double deck peak journeys introduced

DLA183

DLA183 West Croydon

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Arriva download

31.10.09
BC271+
12ESM
11ESM
8ESM
 
BC283
1TA
--
--
logo
Contract reassigned to Abellio (BC)
8521

8521 Beddington

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24.07.10
BC171+
12ESM
11ESM
8ESM
 
BC183
1TA
--
--

Timetable change and running number sequence change

01.11.14
BC161+
12ESM
11ESM
8ESM
 
BC283
1TA
--
--

Contract renewal - running number change

Operating Garages

TC Croydon
Changeover point outside garage

CN Croydon ( Beddington Farm )
Changeover point ?

BC Beddington
Changeover point at Purley Cross

407 times 407 live stands Tender Specs