Route History

23.02.02
TV311+
3M
3M
--
New contract

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - Penryhn Road - Surbiton Crescent - Surbiton Station - St Mark's Hill - Ewell Road - Tolworth - Kingston Road - Ruxley Lane - - East Street - EPSOM Clock Tower (Mon-Sat)
Prior to this date route had been operated by Arriva but now operated under contract by London United
A Sunday service was provided by North Downs Transport 489 between Epsom and Tolworth

SM101 Epsom Clock Tower ( 1973 )

SM101 works Route 418 previous life with London Country

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Scanned from 2002 London Buses leaflet informing of new operator
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M1360 Wheatfield Way Kingston
29.06.02
TV311+
4DPS
4DPS
1DPS

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - - EPSOM Clock Tower (Daily)
Sunday service introduced but shopping hours only

DPS567 seen leaving Cromwell Road Bus Station
03.09.05
TV311+
4DPS
4DPS
1VA ex 406

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - - EPSOM Clock Tower (Daily)
Sunday converted to double deck operation - jointly operated with Route 406

DPS651 Cromwell Road Bus Station
30.06.07
EB10+
4E
4E
4E
Contract reassigned

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - Penryhn Road - Surbiton Road - Surbiton Hill Road - Ewell Rd - Tolworth - Kingston Road - Ruxley Lane - - East Street - EPSOM Clock Tower ( DAILY )
Diverted at Surbiton via Surbiton Hill Road instead of via Station
New contract awarded to Quality Line (Epsom Buses) using double deckers ( Enviro 400 )

Quality Line Enviro DD02
Tolworth Red Lion stop
30.06.12
EB15+
4E
4E
4E

KINGSTON  -  EPSOM
Contract extended for two years

DD06 Kingston Town Centre
28.06.14
EB15+
4E
4E
4E

KINGSTON  -  EPSOM
Contract renewal

26.06.17
EB20+
4E
4E
4E
Managed now by Lodon United

ADE40305 Kingston Town Centre

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25.04.20
TV311+
6ADE
6ADE
4ADE

KINGSTON Cromwell Road Bus Station - EPSOM Clock Tower
Allocation moved from Epsom (EB) to Tolworth (TV) thus now operated by London United
Early and late journeys runs jointly with Route 406

Operating Garages

TV Tolworth
Crew Changeover point Tolworth Station

QB Epsom
Crew Changeover point Longmead Road - Hollymoor Road ( usually a take over from a finishing shift ) or Epsom Clock Tower stand


 

 

 

 

 

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Date of edit   Wednesday, 01.07.20