Route History

 

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
17.08.96
OR
3DPL
3DPL
2DPL
logo New service replacing Route 493

Orpington Station - Station Road - Spur Road - Gravel Pit Way - Orpington Walnuts Centre - Homefield Rise - High Street - Spur Road - Court Road - Avalon Road - Tintagel Road - Petten Grove - Ramsden Estate - Chelsfield Lane - Avalon Road - Court Road - Spur Road - Gravel Pit Way - Orpington Walnuts Centre - Homefield Rise - High Street - Station Road - Orpington Station 

24.03.97
OR
3DPL
3DPL
2DPL

Before 0835 on Mons-Fris - buses omit the Homefield Rise loop - running direct via Spur Road.

R9 ENTRY
Part of the allocation book library which is for sale
Allocation Books
dml41375

DML41375 Orpington High Street

© London Bus Routes by Adam


08.12.07
MB331+
3Dart
3Dart
3Dart
LOGO CONTRACT REASSIGNED
382

Marshall Capital 382 Orpington Station

© Jeff Lloyd


Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
20.08.11
MB331+
3SE
3SE
1SE


Contract renewal

976

Scania 986

© Robert Mighton

map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map
20.08.16
MB331+
3SE
2SE
1SE

Contract extended for two years
01.04.17
MB361+
3SE
2SE
1SE

Running number sequence change

Metrobus route R9 at Orpington "War Memorial"  Metrobus route R9 at Orpington War Memorial
18.08.18
MB361+
3SE
2SE
1SE

ORPINGTON  -  RAMSDEN ESTATE
Contract renewal


Garages

OR Orpington
Changeover point ORPINGTON STATION

MB Green Street Green
Changeover point ORPINGTON STATION

 

 

 

Current times for Route R9 live R9 stands Tender Specs

 

© Ian Armstrong 2017
Date of edit   Friday, 17.08.18