Route History

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
03.06.06
WL101+
4DP
4DP
3DP
New service

NORTH GREENWICH STATION - West Parkside Busway - Pear Tree Way - Woolwich Road - Trafalgar Road - Greenwich one way sytem - GREENWICH King William Walk
No stand time at Greenwich !
NEW ROUTE serving the Millennium Village with new single deckers operated by Travel London.

8101 8101 Trafalgar Road, Greenwich

29.03.08
WL101+
4DP
4DP
3DP

NORTH GREENWICH STN  -  GREENWICH King William Walk
Revised to stand at Greenwich

Wrightbus Electrocity should have been used on this route but problems prevented this - the buses being transferred to TF for use on Route R70 but 8805 is seen here before the transfer

04.06.11
NX241+
4ED
4ED
4ED
GA_L London Central logo New Contract awarded to Go Ahead
(London Central) operated from New Cross (NX)

NORTH GREENWICH STN  -  GREENWICH King William Walk
Revised to stand at Greenwich

ED8 Greenwich The correct allocated bus is seen on the Greenwich stand and is represented by ED8

04.06.16
NX241+
7E
5E
4E

NORTH GREENWICH STN  -  GREENWICH King William Walk
Contract renewal

PVL325 Sometimes when there is a shortage of single deck buses for Route 108 the double deckers are used

29.07.17
MG241+
7E
5E
4E

NORTH GREENWICH STN  -  GREENWICH King William Walk 
Allocation moved from New Cross (NX ) to Morden Wharf ( MG )

WVL357

WVL357 North Greenwich

© Edward S


05.06.21
MG241+
7E
5E
4E

NORTH GREENWICH STN  -  GREENWICH King William Walk 
Contract extended for two years

2021 map drawn by Mike Harris
Taken from 2021 map drawn by Mike Harris
busmap.co.uk

14.05.22
MG241+
7E
7E
7E

North Greenwich Station - Edmund Halley Way - West Parkside - Millennium Village - Southern Way - Commercial Way - roads within retail park - Greenwich Peninsula IKEA - Peartree Way - Horn Lane - Woolwich Road - East Greenwich - Trafalgar Road - Romney Road - Nelson Road (for Cutty Sark Station) - Greenwich Church Street - Greenwich High Road - Greenwich Station - Greenwich South Street - Lewisham Road - Station Road - Lewisham Station - Molesworth Street - Lewisham Centre Molesworth Street
In conjunction with the opening of the Elizabeth line at Abbey Wood and Woolwich, frequencies will be reduced in the peak to 5 bph and the route will be extended to Lewisham Town Centre, Molesworth Street via Trafalgar Road and Greenwich Church Street replacing Withdrawn section of Route 180

04.02.23
NX141+
7WVL
7WVL
7WVL

North Greenwich Station -- Lewisham Centre Molesworth Street
Introduction of 1.5 minutes widening on Monday – Friday between 0700-1900 and 1.5 minutes widening on weekends 1000-1900. These are in relation to Water Main replacement works on Blackwall Lane.
Route will also be transferred from Morden Wharf to New Cross garage.

NX141+
NX141+
7E
7E
7E

North Greenwich Station -- Lewisham Centre Molesworth Street
Converted to E type ex 147


 

Current Blind



129

Operating Garages

MG Morden Wharf
Crew changeover at North Greenwich stand

NX New Cross
Crew changeover at Cutty Sark stand

NX New Cross ( 2023 )
Crew changeover at Lewisham stand

WL Walworth
Crew changeover at Cutty Sark stand

Live Visual

 

GA-L Route guide

 

 

 

© Ian Armstrong 2024
Date of edit   Thursday, 18.01.24