Sunday, 26 February 2017

Latest London Bus Contracts awards

The latest awards have recently been announced by Transport for London as follows:

4                (Archway Station & Waterloo Station) Re-awarded to Metroline Travel with new hybrid double-decks (new contract start date 30th September 2017). 
210            (Finsbury Park Station & Brent Cross Shopping Centre) Re-awarded to Metroline Travel using existing 2010 Euro-V ADL TA and TE-class Dennis Trident double-decks already assigned to the route (23rd September).
320            (Catford & Biggin Hill Valley) Re-awarded to Go-Ahead Metrobus using existing fleet Euro V double-decks. Six 2010/11 built Volvo B9TL will be sourced from routes 249,259,EL1 and EL2, whilst 7 hybrid Volvo B5LH will be sourced from routes 19 and 436 (26th August).

Metroline Travel TE665 (LK55 KJV) 10.1m ADL Trident Enviro 400

W7 (24-hour)  (Finsbury Park Station & Muswell Hill Broadway) Re-awarded to Metroline Travel using the existing 2010 Euro-V Volvo B9TL double-decks already assigned to the route (19th August).

Interested in further details of all that occurs on the bus network in the London and close Home Counties area? Then why not visit the London Omnibus Traction Society's (LOTS), website. This can be accessed at or by directly clicking here


One of the team members has recently visited Sussex by the Sea for a few days, with a selection of buses and coaches now placed into an album on the Flickr site. These can now be viewed by clicking here