Route History

105 fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
04.03.36
HW
10LT+
11LT+
15LT
    3LT/97 3LT/97  
 
S
14LT
14LT
15LT

SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road - Wood Lane - White City - Westway - East Acton - Western Avenue - North Acton - Park Royal Station - Hanger Lane Stn - Perivale - Greenford- Ruislip Road - Mornington Road - Somerset Road - Lady Margaret Road - Southall - Norwood Green - Heston - Lampton Corner - Bell Corner - Staines Road - HOUNSLOW HEATH
New Route replacing Route 93 between East Acton and Hounslow Heath and Southall and Route 120 between Southall and Hounslow Heath

01.12.37
HW
12LT+
14LT+
15LT
    4LT/17 1LT/97  
 
S
14LT
14LT
15LT


SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road - Wood Lane - White City - Westway - East Acton - Western Avenue - North Acton - Park Royal Station - Hanger Lane Stn - Perivale - Greenford - Ruislip Road - Mornington Road -Somerset Road - Allenby Road - North Road - Carlyle Avenue - Southall - Norwood Green - Heston - Lampton Corner - Bell Corner - Staines Road - HOUNSLOW HEATH
Diverted between Greenford and Southall as shown in italic

12.10.38
HW
14LT
14LT
15LT
 
S
14LT
14LT
15LT


WANDSWORTH BRIDGE Tavern
( Mon-Sat ) - Wandsworth Bridge Road - Harwood Road - Fulham Broadway - North End Road - West Kensington - Olympia - Holland Road - SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road ( Suns ) - SOUTHALL White Swan ( Mon-Sat ) - HOUNSLOW HEATH ( Suns )
Mon-Sat extended from Shepherds Bush to Wandsworth Bridge via section of withdrawn Route 26
Mon-Sat withdrawn between Southall and Hounslow Heath - this section replaced by reintroduce Route 120

05.04.39
HW
14LT
14LT
15LT
 
S
14LT
14LT
15LT


WANDSWORTH BRIDGE Tavern ( Mon-Sat ) - SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road ( Suns ) - SOUTHALL Brent Road ( Mon-Sat ) - HOUNSLOW HEATH ( Suns )
Mon-Sat extended in Southall from White Swan to Brent Road

105 map

Extracted from 1939 historical map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

I wonder if anyone travelled from Hounslow Heath to Shepherds Bush when there was the 657 trolleybus available

18.10.39
HW
14LT
14LT
15LT
 
S
14LT
14LT
15LT


WANDSWORTH BRIDGE Tavern ( Mon-Sat ) - SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road ( Suns ) - SOUTHALL Brent Road
Sunday service between Southall and Hounslow Heath replaced by Revised Route 120

22.11.39
HW
14LT
9LT
10LT
 
S
14LT
15LT
10LT


SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road - SOUTHALL Brent Road
Withdrawn between Shepherds Bush and Wandsworth Bridge without replacement - 49 and 28 alternative

12.11.47
HW
18LT
8STL
19LT+
16LT
      2LT/120  
 
S
22LT
21LT
15LT

SHEPHERDS BUSH Wells Road - SOUTHALL Brent Road ( Mon-Sat ) - North Hyde Road - HAYES Blythe Road ( Suns )
Sunday extended from Bent Road to Hayes providing a Sunday service along North Hyde Road for the first time

26.10.49
HW
26RTW
16RTW
8RTW
5STL
 
S
26RTW
16RTW
8RTW
4RTL


RTL/RTW introduction

07.10.51
HW
26RT
16RT
13RT
 
S
22RTL
20RTL
12RTL

RTW allocation replaced by RT/RTL

105 TIMES
The above timetable has been extracted from the 1958 Red Book which is available for sale
This book shows all the first and last times of Central Buses - Trolleybuses and Green Line ( full timetables ) current at 30th April 1958 prior to the heavy cuts in November 1958


26.11.58
HW
27RT
10RT
9RT
 
S
18RTL
21RTL
7RTL


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- HAYES Blythe Road
Monday-Saturday extended from Southall to Hayes replacing part of withdrawn service 83

RTL576

RTL576 with a 5 line blind display

Jeff Lloyd Collection

19.08.59
HW
27RT
10RT
9RT
 
S
19RTL
21RTL
7RTL


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- HAYES STATION - Church Road - Lansbury Drive - HAYES NORTH (Mon-Fri peaks)
Monday-Friday peaks extended from Hayes to Hayes North.

03.10.65
HW
22RT
16RT
10RT
 
S
7RTL
--
4RT


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- SOUTHALL (Monday-Saturday) - HAYES STN (Monday-Friday peaks/Suns)
Withdrawn between Southall and Hayes except Mon-Fri peaks and Sunday and further withdrawn between Hayes and Hayes North - this section being replaced by New  Route 195
Saturday S allocation withdrawn.

31.12.66
HW
19RT
19RT
5RT
 
S
7RT
--
4RT


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- SOUTHALL (Monday-Friday) - HAYES STATION (Monday-Friday peaks/Suns) - HAYES NORTH (Sats)
Saturday extended from Southall to Hayes North replacing   withdrawn 195

30.05.67
HW
19RT
19RT
5RT
 
S
7RT
--
4RT


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- SOUTHALL Brent Road (Monday-Friday) - HAYES STN (Mon-Fri peaks/Suns) - CHARVILLE LANE ESTATE (Sats)
Extended from Hayes North to Charville Lane Estate.

07.09.68
HW
26RT
19RT
5RT
 
S
5RT
--
4RT

SHEPHERDS BUSH - HAYES STN (Suns) - CHARVILLE LANE ESTATE (Monday-Saturday)
Monday-Friday extended from Southall to Charville Lane Estate replacing   service 195

30.11.68
HW
26RT+
11RT
5RT
    2RT/12    
 
S
5RT
10RT
4RT

Saturday S allocation re-introduced.

1968
This entry is part of the September 1968 allocation book which is available for sale
28.06.69
HW
26RT
12RT
5RT
 
S
5RT
10RT
3RT

Monday-Friday peak  journeys bifurcated from Brent Road to Arrow Switches Factory.

RT2117

One of the Arrow Switches journeys is captured on film here by Malcolm Allan on the Western Avenue at Park Royal

© Malcolm Allan

18.04.70
HW
26RT
11RT
5RT
 
S
5RT
9RT
--

Sunday S allocation withdrawn.

04.12.71
HW
14RT
4RT
4RT
 
S
5RT
7RT
--


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- SOUTHALL Town Hall (Suns) - SOUTHALL Brent Road (Mon-Sat)
Mon-Sat withdrawn between Southall and Charville Lane Estate - replaced by re-introduced 195.
Sunday withdrawn between Southall Town Hall and Hayes Station - replaced by re-introduced 195.

06.01.73
HW
14RT
5RT
5RT
 
S
7RT
7RT
--


SHEPHERDS BUSH -
East Acton - Park Royal - Greenford - Southall - Western Road - Cranford Lane - Cranford - Harlington Corner - HEATHROW CENTRAL
Diverted at Western Road Southall via Cranford to Heathrow Central.
Arrow Switches journeys withdrawn.

105 notice
Image captured by Bob Ford

11.10.75
HW
14RT
5RT
5RT
 
S
7RT
7RT
--


SHEPHERDS BUSH
- SOUTHALL Havelock Estate (Mon-Sat) or HEATHROW CENTRAL
Bifurcation introduced to Havelock Estate.

RT1401

RT1401 parked at the Ducane Road stand

© Peter Relf

30.04.78
HW101+
14RM
9RM
5RM
 
S81+
7RM
5RM
--

RT type replaced by RM.


31.01.81
HW101+
20RM
13RM
6RM

S replaced by increased HW allocation.

RM1186

RM1186 Brent Road stand

© Paul Davis

04.09.82
HW101+
17Mc
12Mc
6Mc


SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
- HAVELOCK ESTATE (Mon-Sat) or HEATHROW CENTRAL
Monday-Saturday split into two sections
Heathrow & Greenford / Southall & Shepherds Bush.
Shepherds Bush terminal changed from Wells Road to Caxton Road.
RM type replaced by M crew buses.

23.04.83
HW101+
19M
14M
6M

Converted to One Person Operation

M226

M226 Caxton Road stand

This image available on the
Metrobus download

02.06.84
HW101+
19M
14M
6M

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - Greenford - Mornington Road - Somerset Road - Cornwall Avenue - Allenby Road - Dormers Wells Lane - Burns Avenue - Lady Margaret Road - Southall - HAVELOCK ESTATE (Mon-Sat) or HEATHROW CENTRAL
Diverted in Dormers Wells Lane area.

12.04.86
HW101+
15M
14M
7M

SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN - HAVELOCK ESTATE (Mon-Sat) or Heathrow Central - Cargo Tunnel - HEATHROW Terminal 4
Extended at Heathrow to Terminal 4.

09.08.86
HL201+
15M
14M
7M


Southall Garage closed - allocation transferred to Hanwell HL.

26.11.88
HL201+
15M
14M
7M


SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
- Greenford - Allenby Road - Dormers Wells Lane - Burns Avenue - Lady Margaret Road - Southall - HEATHROW Terminal 4
Two Sections (Mon-Sat)
SHEPHERDS BUSH - SOUTHALL Town Hall
GREENFORD STN (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat shop hours) - GREENFORD Red Lion (MS evgs) - HEATHROW
Havelock Estate bifurcation withdrawn - replaced by new E5.

30.09.89
HL201+
14M
14M
7M


SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
,Greenford - Allenby Road - Dormers Wells Lane - Burns Avenue - Lady Margaret Road - Southall - HEATHROW CENTRA
Two Sections (Mon-Sat)
SHEPHERDS BUSH - SOUTHALL Town Hall
GREENFORD STN (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat shop hours) - GREENFORD Red Lion (MS evgs) - HEATHROW
Withdrawn between Heathrow Central and Terminal 4.

01.12.90
HL201+
7M
6M
7M
 
ON
7M
6M
--


Monday-Saturday ON introduced on Shepherds Bush section.
Monday-Saturday HL section Heathrow to Greenford.

01.02.92
HL
7M
6M
7M


SHEPHERDS BUSH GREEN
(Suns) - GREENFORD STN (Mon-Fri peaks/Sat shop hours) - GREENFORD Red Lion (Mon-Fri except peaks/Sat evgs) - HEATHROW CENTRAL
Mon-Sat Shepherds Bush to Southall section renumbered 95.

06.02.93
ON
8M
8M
6M

HL allocation transferred to ON.

LN33

LN33 about to turn right onto Ruislip Road - but the destination reads EALING HOSPITAL ?

This image available on the
First London download

04.03.95
ON
12MA
11MA
8MA


Converted to minibus operation although 3 Metrobus were used late evening which were later used on Route N89.

MA95

DW11

MA95 Heathrow

This image available on the
Single Deck download

DW11 Heathrow Bus Station

This image available on the
Single Deck download

 

27.04.96
LC
13DSL
13DSL
8DSL


GREENFORD STN
- HEATHROW CENTRAL
Operation transferred to London & Country (Greenford outstation)
Sunday re-routed at Greenford to Greenford Station - withdrawn section to Shepherds Bush covered by Sunday service on Route 95.

25.11.96
ON
13SLF
13SLF
8SLF

Operation re-assigned to Centrewest (ON).

LC227

Dart 227 seen here in London Country livery still but has the wording Challenger

This image available on the
First London download


13.09.97
LB
13SLF
13SLF
8SLF

Operation transferred within First group to London Busline

LBL646

646 Heathrow

This image available on the
First London download


30.06.01
G
15TN
15TN
10TN

Operation transferred within First group to First London (G) and converted to LF double deck operation
All night service added but numbered N105

16.04.04
G
15TN
15TN
10TN
Night Service
G
4TN
4TN
4TN

Service now 24hr as "N" prefix dropped.


01.07.06
G
17TN
16TN
11TN
Night Service
G
4TN
4TN
4TN

Contract renewal

TN33171

TN33147 Red Lion Greenford

This image available on the
First London download

02.07.11
PA301+
16VW
17VW
13VW
Night Service
PA861+
3VW
3VW
3VW

New contract awarded to Metroline (PA)
Route now goes direct from Heathrow North to Central - Compass Centre diversion withdrawn.

VW1177

VW1177 Greenford Station stand

This image is available on the Metroline download

02.07.16
PA301+
17VW
17VW
13VW
Night Service
PA861+
3VW
3VW
3VW

Contract extended for two years

2014 map
Extracted from 2014 map drawn by Mike Harris
The Greater London Bus Map

105 times

Operating Garages

S Shepherds Bush
Changeover point outside garage

ON Alperton
Changeover point Hanger Lane Station

Greenford Base (London & Country)
Changeover point Greenford Station

Buslines Base
Changeover point Southall Green

HW Southall
Changeover point Greenford

HL Hanwell
Changeover point Greenford Broadway or Red Lion stand

G Greenford
Changeover point Greenford Broadway

PA Perivale West
Changeover point Greenford Station - crews travelling from Perivale Station on the Central Line

Current stands and turning points 

Tender specs

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