Route History

23.01.99
DT41+
4sd
4sd
1sd
logo New contract

DARTFORD Home Gardens - East Hill - Overy Liberty - Dartford High Street - Market Street - Market Street (North Side) - Market Street - Lowfield Street - Instone Road - Highfield Road - West Hill - Dartford Road - Crayford Road - Roman Way - London Road - Crayford Way - Thames Road - Howbury Lane - Whitehall Lane - Bridge Road - Northend Road - Perry Street Roundabout - Northend Road - South Road - Queens Road - James Watt Way - Erith High Street - Pier Road - Colebrook Street - Wharfside Close - ERITH Bexley Road
Operated by Arriva Kent Thameside
This is date the route joined the LRT network - previously ran under an agreement

3280 Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer 10.7m
1999 entry
 

13.03.99
DT41+
6sd
6sd
3sd

ERITH Bexley Road - Queens Road - South Road - Northend Road - Bridge Road - Whitehall Lane - Howbury Lane - Thames Road - Crayford Way - Crayford Road - Dartford Road - West Hill - Highfield Road North - Westgate Road - Home Gardens - East Hill - The Brent - Watling Street - Bean Lane - St - Clements Way - Bluewater Parkway - Lime Tree Avenue - Bluewater Access Road - BLUEWATER BUS STATION

BLUEWATER BUS STATION - Bluewater Access Road - Bluewater Parkway - St Clements Way - St Clements Way Slip Road - Watling Street - The Brent - East Hill - Overy Liberty - Dartford High Street - Market Street - Market Street (North Side) - Market Street - Lowfield Street - Instone Road - Highfield Road - West Hill - Dartford Road - Crayford Road - Roman Way - London Road - Crayford Way - Thames Road - Howbury Lane - Whitehall Lane - Bridge Road - Northend Road - Perry Street Roundabout - Northend Road - South Road - Queens Road - James Watt Way - Erith High Street - Pier Road - Colebrook Street - Wharfside Close  -  ERITH Bexley Road
Extended from Dartford to Bluewater non-stop

3276 Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer 10.7m but this time Bluewater bound and red livery

23.09.00
DT41+
7sd
7sd
3sd

Rerouted at Watling Street via Darenth Wood Road to double run via Darent Wood Hospital

428 MAP
                                           
24.01.04
DT41+
7sd
7sd
3sd

New contract retained by Arriva Kent Thameside

24.01.09
DT41+
8sd
7sd
3sd

ERITH  -  BLUEWATER
Contract renewal

25.01.14
DT41+
8sd
7sd
3sd

ERITH  -  BLUEWATER
Contract renewal

29.10.16
DT41+
9sd+
8sd
4sd
 
DT39
1sd ex 469
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ARRIVA LOGO Contract novated with Arriva to
Arriva London North

16.09.17
DT41+
9sd+
8sd
5sd
 
DT39
1sd ex 469
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Sunday schedule change

 

 

Garage

DT Dartford
Crew Changeover point at Home Gardens Dartford
Drivers ferry to and from here using Arriva Cars some of which are old London Taxis

times 428 live 428 stands Tender Specs