Route History

Date
Gar
Mon-Fri
Sat
Sun
01.02.92
EW941+
5MR
5MR
--
logo New service

EDGWARE STATION - Deansbrook Road - Lyndhurst Avenue - Mill Hill - Grahame Park Way - Lanacre Way - Colindale Avenue - COLINDALE Asda (MS except late evgs)

05.09.92
EW941+
5MR
5MR
--

EDGWARE STN - COLINDALE Asda ( MON-SAT )
Late evening service introduced.

28.11.92
EW
5DR
5DR
--

Dart operation commenced

04.12.93
EW
5SR
5SR
2SR

EDGWARE STN - COLINDALE Asda
Sunday service introduced.

303_SR59 

 

SR59 Colindale

 

1994
EW
5EDR
5EDR
2EDR

EDR type introduced

303_EDR5 

 

EDR5 Edgware

 


Feb 02
EW321*
6DLD
6DLD
4DLD

Low floor single deck introduction

303 map
Scanned from 2001 leaflet
Click map to enlarge

04.09.04
NW221+
6DLD
6DLD
6DLD

Allocation moved to North Wembey (NW)

303_DLD146 

 

DLD146 Edgware

 

02.09.06
GR261+
6 cadet
5 cadet
5 cadet
logo NEW CONTRACT awarded to Arriva the Shires operating from Garston Garage

303_ats3805 

 

3805 ADL Pointer Dart

 

03.09.11
GR261+
6 cadet
5 cadet
4 cadet

Contract extended for two years

303_ats3710 

 

Cadet 3710 turning into Edgware Station from the High Street

 

31.08.13
GR261+
6 cadet
5 cadet
5 cadet

EDGWARE  -  COLINDALE Supersores
Contract renewal with Arriva the Shires

303 to Colindale Superstores 

TFL London Bus Route 303 to Colindale Superstores

SN08AAE - 5448 on the route before it got subbed for a Wright Cadet

29.10.16
GR261+
6 cadet
5 cadet
5 cadet
arriva logo Transferred within Arriva to
Arriva London North

   

01.09.18
BT291+
8DLE
8DLE
6DLE
LOGO New Contract , extended route absorbing
Route 305

Edgware – Deans Lane – Mill Hill – Grahame Park – Colindale – Kingsbury 
Edgware Station  - Station Road - High Street - Burnt Oak Broadway - Deansbrook Road - Deans Lane - Hale Lane - The Broadway - Mill Hill Broadway Station Bus Station - The Broadway - Bunns Lane - Grahame Park WayRAF Museum - Grahame Park Way - Lanacre Avenue - Quakers Course - Grahame Park - Quakers Course - Lanacre Avenue - Colindale Avenue - Colindale Station - Colindale Avenue - Annesley Avenue - Edgware Road - Hay Lane - Stag Lane - Princes Avenue - Honeypot Lane - Kingsbury Honeypot Lane/Kingsbury Circle 
The section in blue shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via a shorter section of Grahame Park Way - Field Mead - Corner Mead and further section of Grahame Park Way. 
The section in red shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via a different section of Edgware Road - Capitol Way (south arm) and a different section of Stag Lane.

Kingsbury – Colindale – Grahame Park – Mill Hill – Deans Lane – Edgware 
Kingsbury Honeypot Lane/Kingsbury Circle - Honeypot Lane - Princes Avenue Stag Lane - Hay Lane - Edgware Road - Colindale Avenue - Colindale Station - Colindale Avenue - Lanacre Avenue - Quakers Course - Grahame Park - Quakers Course - Lanacre Avenue - Grahame Park WayRAF Museum - Grahame Park Way - Bunns Lane - The Broadway - Mill Hill Broadway Station Bus Station - The Broadway - Hale Lane - Deans Lane - Deansbrook Road - Burnt Oak Broadway - High Street - Station Road - Edgware Station Bus Station 
The section in red shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via a different section of Stag Lane - Capitol Way (north arm) and a different section of Edgware Road. 
The section in blue shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via a shorter section of Grahame Park Way - Corner Mead - Field Mead and further section of Grahame Park Way.

United for Sovereign  London United DE20071 on Route 288, DLE30242 on Route 303, Edgware Bus Station

 

 

 

Operating Garages

EW Edgware
Changeover at Edgware

GR Watford
Changeover at Edgware

303 times  303 live stands Tender Specs