Route History

Fares

Date of introduction
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
15.08.81
X61+
8RM
4RM
3RM


VICTORIA - Hyde Park Corner - Knightsbridge - Kensington - Notting Hill Gate - Ladbroke Grove - Golborne Road - Elkstone Road - WESTBOURNE PARK STATION
NEW ROUTE

RM279

RM279 Victoria Station

This image available with the Routemaster download

04.09.82
GM61+
8RM
5RM
5RM

X allocation transferred to Gillingham Street (GM)

1984 map
Extracted from April 1984 map drawn by  © Darius Grigg
02.11.85
GM41+
8RM
5RM
--

VICTORIA STATION   - WESTBOURNE PARK STATION ( Mon-Sat )
Sunday withdrawn.

16.08.86
GM41+
8Mc
5Mc
--

RM replaced by crew Metrobus.

25.10.86
GM41+
10M
5M
--

VICTORIA - Hyde Park Corner - Knightsbridge - Kensington - Notting Hill Gate - Ladbroke Grove - Kensal Road - Elkstone Road - WESTBOURNE PARK STATION
Converted to OPO and diverted via Kensal Road instead of Golborne Road.

21.11.87
GM
10M
13M
--

 

X

4M

--

--

VICTORIA -,Hyde Park Corner - Kensington - Notting Hill Gate - Chepstow Road - Westbourne Park Road - Ladbroke Grove - Barlby Rd - Wormwood Scrubs - East Acton - ACTON Tram Depot ( Mon-Sat )
Diverted at Notting Hill Gate via Chepstow Road and Westbourne Park Road instead of Kensington Park Road and then diverted at Ladbroke Grove to Acton via Barlby Road instead of Westbourne Park Station.
Mon-Fri Westbourne Park allocation added.

15.03.88
GM
10M
13M
--

 

X

4M

--

--

Monday-Saturday shopping hours revised to double run via Kensal Green Sainsburys.

04.03.89
GM
--
13M
--

 

X

7M

--

--

VICTORIA ( Sat ) - NOTTING HILL GATE - (Mon-Fri) - ACTON ( Mon-Sat )
Mon-Fri withdrawn between Notting Hill Gate and Victoria thus Mon-Fri Gillingham Street allocation withdrawn.

M867

M867 seen in March 1989 - location unknown

© John Parkin

02.03.91
Route withdrawn
- partly replaced by new Route 70

Operating Garages

GM Gillingham Street
Changeover at Victoria Station

X Westbourne Park
Changeover at garage

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