Route History

 

Date of introduction
Gar
Sun-Thur
nights
Friday
night
Saturday
night
24.06.95
HT431+
3M
3M
3M
PB206
1M
1M
1M

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - Charing Cross Road - Tottenham Court Road - Euston Station - Camden Town - Kentish Town - Tufnell Park - Archway - East Finchley - East End Road - Finchley Central - North Finchley - Whetstone - BARNET Church :- One garage journey extended in service via Hadley Highstone to POTTERS BAR GARAGE

 

Route N20, MTL London, M1277, B277WUL, Trafalgar Square

© Brian Creasey
08.11.97
HT431+
3M
4M
4M
 
PB206
1M
2M
1M

Fri/Sat nights service increased.

 

Route N20, MTL London, S13, J813HMC, Trafalgar Square

© Brian Creasey
25.07.98
NP156+
5dd
5dd
5dd

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - BARNET CHURCH
New contract with First Capital - thus withdrawn between Barnet Church and Potters Bar.

08.01.00
NP156+
5dd
11dd
11dd

Fri/Sat nights service increased with Trafalgar Square to Finchley Central Station shorts introduced.

 

Route N20: ; Route N20, First Capital 434, R434ULE, Trafalgar Square

© Brian Creasey

25.07.03
PB879+
6TP
12TP
12TP
New Contract

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - BARNET CHURCH
Contract transferred to Metroline
Fri/Sat nights service Trafalgar Square to Finchley Central Station shorts extended to Barnet Church

 

Route N20, Metroline, TP464, LK03GKC, Barnet Church

© George Reed

04.02.05
HT811+
--
2VP
2VP
 
PB879+
6TP
12TP
12TP

Fri/Sat nights Holloway (HT) allocation introduced.

26.07.08
HT811+
2VP
6VP
7VP
 
PB651+
4TP
8TP
7TP

Contract renewal

 

Route N20, Metroline, TP407, LK03CEX, Finchley

© George Reed
27.07.13
HT811+
1VW
6VW
6VW
 
PB651+
5TP
8TP
8TP

Contract renewal

  VW1291 (LK12APZ) is seen arriving at Trafalgar Square while working on the Route N20, this is the only London Bus to be carrying an all-over advert for the new film Central Intelligence. (25/06/16)
30.09.17
HT821+
--
1VW
1VW
 
PB651+
4VW
5VW
5VW

Sun-Thu nights Holloway allocation withdrawn

Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
28.07.18
HT821+
--
1VW
1VW
 
PB651+
4VW
5VW
5VW

TRAFALGAR SQUARE - BARNET CHURCH
Contract   extended for two years

Garages

PB Potters Bar
Meal reliefs taken at ?

HT Holloway
Meal reliefs taken at ?

NP Northumberland Park
Meal reliefs taken at ?