Bus changes

Timetable changes - 17 July 2021

Routes Affected: 276 and 474

Route 276 will have a new timetable on all days of the week with journey times revised to better reflect current traffic levels.

Route 474 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Timetable changes - 24 July 2021

Routes Affected: 6, 55, 56, 86, 115, 147, 153, 322, 407, 606, N55, X26 and X68

A temporary timetable will be introduced on route 6 with the frequency of the service amended to every 8 minutes during the daytime on Monday to Saturdays and every 10-11 minutes during the evening and all day on Sundays. This is due to gas main works on Chamberlayne Road.

Route 55 will have a new timetable from this date. Buses will be revised to run every 6-7 minutes during the AM peak, daytime and PM peak on Monday to Fridays. There is no change to the level of service during the evening or on Saturdays and Sundays.

Route 56 will have a new timetable from this date. Buses will be revised to run every 8 minutes during the AM peak, daytime and PM peak on Monday to Fridays and also during the daytime on Saturdays. There is no change to the level of service during the evening or on Sundays.

Route 86 will have a new timetable during the daytime on Saturdays with journey times revised to better reflect current traffic levels.

Route 115 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Route 147 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Route 153 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

The temporary timetable on route 322 will be removed with the frequency of the service restored to run every 12 minutes during the AM peak, midday and PM peak period on Monday to Fridays and during the daytime on Saturdays. The 15-minute frequency during the daytime on Sundays will also be restored from this date.

Route 407 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Route 606 will be operated by Sullivan Buses from this date with no changes to the timetable or structure of the route.

Route N55 will have a new timetable from this date. Buses will now run every 30 minutes on Friday and Saturday nights. There is no change to the service on any other night of the week.

Route X26 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Route X68 will have a new timetable on Monday to Fridays with minor changes to times.

Hammersmith Bridge closure

Routes Affected: 33, 72, 209, 378, 419, 485, 533, N33 and N72  

Hammersmith Bridge is currently closed to all users, including people walking and cycling, for safety reasons.

Routes 33, 209 and 485 are starting and finishing at the junction of Castelnau and Lonsdale Road to the south of Hammersmith Bridge. Route 72 continues to terminate on the north side of Hammersmith Bridge.

Circular route 533 has been introduced running from Hammersmith Lower Bus Station via Chiswick Bridge, Mortlake High Street, Barnes Bridge Station, Lonsdale Road to Castlenau then returning to Hammersmith via Barnes High Street, Barnes Bridge Station, Mortlake High Street and Chiswick Bridge. Route 533 runs every 10 minutes in the AM and PM peak on Monday to Fridays and every 12 minutes during the daytime on all days of the week. The evening frequency on all days of the week will remain at a bus every 15 minutes. First buses depart Hammersmith at 0448 and Castelnau at 0510. Last buses depart Hammersmith at 0050 and Castelnau at 0110.

More buses have also been added to route 378 which runs between Mortlake, Barnes High Street and Putney Bridge Station every 7-8 minutes on Monday to Saturdays and every 10 minutes during the evening and all day on Sundays.

Route 419 is diverting at the southern end of Hammersmith Bridge to run to and from Roehampton, Bessborough Road replacing route 72 over this section. Route 419 runs every 12 minutes on Monday to Saturdays and every 20 minutes during the evening and all day on Sundays.

Route N33 is diverting between Barnes, Red Lion and Hammersmith Bus Station via Lower Richmond Road, Putney Bridge and Fulham Palace Road. Route N72 is diverting between Barnes Station and Hammersmith Bus Station via Lower Richmond Road, Putney Bridge and Fulham Palace Road.

Long Term Diversions

Routes Affected: 8, 11, 12, 25, 26, 37, 60, 63, 78, 81, 109, 119, 133, 166, 189, 197, 226, 245, 260, 276, 312, 319, 343, 363, 405, 407, 412, 423, 433, 455, 460, 466, 468, G1, P12, P13, N8, N11, N25, N26, N63, N68, N109, N133, N242, N250, N343 and N551.

Threadneedle Street is closed until further notice eastbound only with routes 8, 11, 26, N8, N11, N26 and N242 diverted between Bank and Liverpool Street via Lombard Street, King William Street, Gracechurch Street and Bishopsgate until further notice. Routes 133 and N133 is diverted in both directions between Monument and Liverpool Street via Gracechurch Street, Bishopsgate and Wormwood Street. Route N551 towards Trafalgar Square is diverted from Camomile Street via Bishopsgate and Threadneedle Street to Bank and towards Gallions Reach buses are diverted from Bank via Princes Street, Moorgate, South Place, Eldon Street and Blomfield Street to London Wall.

Rye Lane in Peckham is closed in both directions until further notice with routes 12, 37, 63, 78, 197, 343, 363, P12, N63 and N343 diverted via Copeland Road, Consort Road and Clayton Road until further notice. Route P13 is diverted via Lyndhurst Way, Peckham Road and Peckham High Street.

Park Street in Croydon is closed eastbound until further notice with routes 60, 109, 433, 455, 468, N68, N109 and N250 towards West or East Croydon diverted via Katharine Street and Park Lane. Buses will not serve stop KE on Park Street and will use stop KC on Park Lane instead.

Katharine Street in Croydon is part closed westbound until further notice with routes 60, 119, 166, 312, 405, 407, 412, 455, 466, 468 and N68 diverted via Fell Road, Park Lane Roundabout and Edridge Road.

Northcote Road is closed in both directions on Saturdays and Sundays until end of October 2021. Route 319 is diverted in both directions via Bolingbroke Grove and Battersea Rise. Route G1 is diverted in both directions to and from Broomwood Road via Bolingbroke Grove and Battersea Rise.

Cricklewood Lane is currently closed westbound for junction improvements works at Cricklewood Broadway until end of October 2021. Route 189 is diverted towards Marble Arch only between the bus stops at Brent Cross Bus Station and Sheldon Road on Chichele Road with buses diverting via Tilling Road, Staples Corner and Edgware Road to Cricklewood Broadway. Route 226 is diverted towards Ealing Broadway only between the bus stops at Cleveland Gardens on Pennine Drive and Sheldon Road on Chichele Road with buses diverting via Claremont Road, Tilling Road, Staples Corner, Edgware Road and Cricklewood Broadway to Chichele Road. Route 245 is diverted towards Alperton only between the bus stops at Claremont Road on Cricklewood Lane and Conway Road on Dollis Hill Lane with buses diverting via Claremont Road, Tilling Road, Staples Corner and Edgware Road to Dollis Hill Lane. Routes 260 & 460 are diverted towards Willesden only between the bus stops at Claremont Road on Cricklewood Lane and Sheldon Road on Chichele Road with buses diverting via Claremont Road, Tilling Road, Staples Corner and Edgware Road and Cricklewood Broadway to Chichele Road.

The slip road from Bath Road onto Colnbrook-by-Pass is currently closed eastbound for water main works until November 2021. Route 81 is diverted towards Hounslow only between the bus stops at Moor Bridge and Pinglestone Close with buses diverting from Longford Roundabout via Stanwell Moor Road to Colnbrook-by-Pass. Route 423 is diverted towards Hounslow only between the bus stops at Heathrow Terminal 5 and Pinglestone Close with buses diverting from Longford Roundabout via Stanwell Moor Road to Colnbrook-by-Pass. Both routes will stop at bus stop S on Colnbrook-by-Pass (named Duke's Bridge) to pick up and set down passengers.

Star Lane will be closed in both directions for Thames Water works from Monday 26 July until September 2021. Route 276 will be diverted in both directions via Barking Road, Canning Town Roundabout and Manor Road and will not serve Star Lane.

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