Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
19.08.95
ON
2M
2M
2M
logo N99 renumbered

STANMORE STATION - Marsh Lane - Honeypot Lane - Kingsbury Circle - Kingsbury Green - Church Lane - Blackbird Cross - Neasden - Dudden Hill Lane - Willesden - Kilburn - Maida Vale - Edgware Road - Marble Arch - Oxford Circus- Piccadilly Circus - TRAFALGAR SQUARE ( Nightly )
Prior to this date  the route had been numbered N99 but when the N98 number became vacant in July 1995 it was felt that this number would be more appropiate as it shadowed most of day route 98

29.04.00
ON
2VN
2VN
2VN

STANMORE STATION - HOLBORN Red Lion Square
Diverted at Oxford Circus to run via daytime Route 98 to Red Lion Square

03.02.01
EW711+
4M
5M
4M

New contract commenced with Metroline

11.10.02
AC751+
3VPL
4VPL
3VPL
EW721+
4VPL
5VPL
4VPL

Willesden (AC) allocation introduced

vpl221
VPL221 is parked at Edgware Garage after the out of servide run from Stanmore Station
© Jack Marian
16.06.14
AC751+
3VP
5VP
3VP
EW751+
5TE
8TE
5TE

STANMORE STATION - RUSSELL SQUARE
Diverted at Oxford Circus to run via Regent Street - Mortimer Street - Goodge Street - Chenies Street - Gower Street - Bloomsbury Street - Great Russell Street and terminate at Russell Square instead of Red Lion Square - this is a temporary measure whilst Crossrail work is carried out in Oxford Street

12.12.15
AC751+
3VP
5VP
3VP
EW751+
5TE
8TE
5TE

Contract extended for two years

25.06.16
AC751+
3VWH
6VWH
3VWH
EW751+
5TE
8TE
5TE

STANMORE STATION  -  HOLBORN Red Lion Square
Restored to Holborn terminus, Route 10 (NIGHT) replacing withdrawn section between St Giles Circus and Russell Square

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

Current times for Route

Garages

ON Alperton
Meal reliefs at ?

EW Edgware
Meal reliefs at Edgware and Willesden

AC Willesden
Meal reliefs at garage

Stands and turning points

Tender Specs