Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
30.08.03
CY271+
3sd
3sd
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logo NEW MIDIBUS ROUTE OPERATED BY Metrobus

COULSDON Ridgemount Avenue - Rickman Hill - Chipstead Valley Road - Brighton Road - Smitham Downs Road - Smitham Bottom Lane - Woodcote Valley Road - Foxley Lane - Russel Hill Road - Purley Cross - Purley Road - Godstone Road - Foxley Hill Road - Beaumont Road - Higher Drive - Northwood Avenue - Oaks Road - Oaks Way - Park Road - Kenley Lane - Valley Road - Beverley Road - Hornchurch Hill - Whytleafe Hill - Godstone Road - WHYTLEAFE STATION ( Mon-Sat except evenings )

16.10.03
GD271+
3sd
3sd
--

Allocation moved to Godstone GD

mb292 292 seen in Whytleafe
30.09.06
GD271+
3sd
3sd
--

COULSDON Ridgemount Avenue - WHYTLEAFE SOUTH( Mon-Sat except evenings )
Extended from Whytleafe Station to Whytleafe South.

30.08.08
BC45+
3sd
3sd
--
logo Contract reassigned to Abellio

8026

8026 at Purley

© Robert Mighton


31.08.13
C291+
3sd
3sd
3sd

COULSDON Ridgemount Avenue - WHYTLEAFE SOUTH ( Daily except evenings )
New contract commenced with Metrobus (C) - Abellio withdrawn
Sunday service introduced

MB190

Enviro 190 at Purley on the first day of Metrobus operation

© Robert Mighton


01.05.14
C291+
3SE
3SE
3SE

434 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

434 times

Operating Garages

CY Crawley
Crew Changeover point not known

GD Godstone
Crew Changeover point not known

BC Beddington Cross
Crew Changeover point Purley Cross

C Croydon
Crew Changeover point Purley Cross

Tender specs