Total number of passengers travelling from a bus stop in Bexleyheath
Request ID: FOI-0387-2122 Date published: 09 June 2021
I am writing to inquiry about the total number of passengers travelling from a bus stop which is just outside a coffee shop that I am planning to get a lease for 9 years.
Address - Broadway,
Bexley heath, DA6 8 AS
Bus stop Name- Lion Road ( BL) - pic attached
I would be greatful if you could provide me the statistics which would help me taking the correct dicision of taking the lease of the coffee shop.
I would like to know the year 2019, 2020, 2021 between 6.30am- 3.30pm please.
Looking forward to your kind reply.
TfL Ref: FOI-0387-2122
Thank you for your request of 25th May 2021 asking for information about the number of people using a bus stop in Bexleyheath. Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy.
Specifically you asked: “I am writing to inquiry about the total number of passengers travelling from a bus stop which is just outside a coffee shop that I am planning to get a lease for 9 years. Address - Broadway, Bexley heath, DA6 8 AS Bus stop Name- Lion Road ( BL) - pic attached I would be grateful if you could provide me the statistics which would help me taking the correct decision of taking the lease of the coffee shop.” On 26th May 2021 you clarified that you would like data for “…the year 2019, 2020, 2021 between 6.30am- 3.30pm please”.
I can confirm that we hold the information you require, which is provided in the three spreadsheets attached. These provide total bus passenger boarding and alighting numbers for Stop 3725 (Lion Road - Point Letter BL) in Broadway, Bexleyheath, by route, for the following time periods:
Average weekday in 2019;
Average weekday in 2020; and
Mid-May 2021 weekday.
The total values presented are for all boardings and alightings captured within the time band from 6:30am to 3:30pm.
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