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London United RATP Group is a bus company operating in Greater London. It is a subsidiary of the RATP Group and operates services under contract to Transport for London.

Fulwell (FW)

Fulwell garage operates London bus routes 3365, 71, 290, 371, 481, K3, 24-hour routes 85 and 281, school routes 671 and 681 and night routes N33 and N65.

Fulwell Garage used to operate shuttle buses to and from Twickenham Stadium on behalf of the Rugby Football Union on match day until they passed to London General.

History

On 3 September 2011, route 110 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 1 October 2011, route 290 passed to Abellio London.

On 2 March 2013, route 33 was transferred to this garage from Twickenham (NC) garage.

On 31 May 2014, route 391 was transferred to this garage from Stamford Brook (V) garage.

On 4 October 2014, route 110 was transferred to Hounslow (AV) garage from this garage.

On 8 August 2015, route 216 was transferred to Hounslow Heath (HH) garage from this garage.

On 2 July 2016, route 216 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow Heath (HH) garage, except certain trips worked off route 698 allocation. Routes 71 (except certain trips worked off route 65 night allocation) and 671 were transferred to Tolworth (TV) garage at the same time.

On 7 August 2017, part of route 131's allocation was transferred to this garage.

On 29 August 2017, the Fulwell (FW) allocation for route 131 was transferred from this garage to Tolworth (TV) garge.

On 30 June 2018, London United recommenced operating route K3 and route 419 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 29 September 2018, London United commenced operating route N65.

On 24 November 2018, route 391 was transferred from this garage to Stamford Brook (V) garage and the operation of route 411 was transferred from Quality Line to London United operating from this garage.

On 18 May 2019, London United commenced operating route N33.

On 9 November 2019, route 267 passed to Abellio London.

On 27 June 2020, route 671 and the Tolworth (TV) allocation for route 71 were transferred from Tolworth (TV) garage to this garage.

On 16 September 2020, London United commenced operating two peak-hour extra buses for route 293.

On 19 December 2020, the two peak hour extra journeys for route 293 were temporarily withdrawn.

On 8 March 2021, the two peak hour extra journeys for 293 were reintroduced.

On 8 May 2021 London United commenced operation of route 481. At the same time, route 411 and the Fulwell (FW) allocation for route 216 was transferred to Hounslow Heath (HH).

On 12 June 2021, Route 85 was transferred to this garage, at the same time route 419 was transferred to Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 2 October 2021. London United recommenced operating route 290.

Route 671 will pass to Abellio London from 30 July 2022.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 9.3m (DDE) for route 290
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.2m (DE) for routes 33, 290, 371 and N33 
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 290 & K3
  • BYD D9UR 10.9m / Enviro 200 EV MMC (BE) 290, to be introduced to route 371 from TBC
  • BYD DD Electric 10.9m / Enviro 400 EV City (BCE) for route 65 to be introduced to routes 281, 371 and N65 from October 2021
  • Volvo B5LH 10.5m & 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for route 85, 481 and 671 to be introduced to routes 71 and 681 from October 2021
  • Scania OmniCity 10.8m (SP) for routes 65, 71, 281, 371, 681 and N65

Hounslow (AV)

Hounslow garage operate London bus routes 105 (the night service only of this 24 hour service), 110, 117, 203, 419, H22H98, 24-hour route 111 and weekend night routes E1, H32 and H37.

History

On 2 September 2006, London United commenced operating routes 203, 697 and 698.

On 3 May 2010, route 698 was transferred from this garage to Hounslow Heath (HH) garage.

On 4 October 2014, route 110 was transferred to this garage from Fulwell (FW) garage.

On 24 June 2017, route 120 passed to Metroline and route 419 was transferred from Shepherd's Bush (S) garage to this garage.

On 16 September 2017, route 222 passed to Metroline.

On 30 June 2018, route 419 was transferred from this garage to Fulwell (FW) garage. At the same time, part of routes 696, 697, H32 and H98 were transferred from this garage to Hounslow Heath (HH) garage

On 26 January 2019, route N9 was transferred from this garage to Stamford Brook (V) garage.

On 18 March 2019, routes 696, 697, H32 and H98 were transferred from Hounslow Heath (HH) garage to this garage. 

On 27 July 2019, route 81 passed to Metroline.

On 21 March 2020, routes 116, 423 and 635 were transferred to this garage from Hounslow Heath (HH) garage.

On 29 May 2021, London United commenced operating route E1, also the night allocation for route 105 was transferred to this garage and routes 635, 696 and 697 was transferred to Hounslow Heath (HH) garage from 29 May 2021.

On 12 June 2021, Route 419 was transferred to this garage. At the same time routes 116 and 423 was transferred to Hounslow Heath (HH) garage.

On 4 September 2021, London United commenced operating route 117.

Route 111 will pass to Abellio London from 30 April 2022.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.2m (DE) for route 419
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.8m (DLE) for routes 419 and H22
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400H 10.2m (ADH) for routes 105 and E1
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 110, 117 and H22
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 11.5m / Enviro 200 MMC (DXE) for route H37
  • Scania OmniCity 10.8m (SP) for routes 203, H32 and H98
  • Mercedes-Benz O530 Citaro 12.0m (MCL) for route 203
  • Mercedes-Benz Citaro K 10.6m (MCM) for route 117
  • New Routemaster 11.2m (LT) for routes 111 and H32

Hounslow Heath (HH)

Hounslow Heath garage operates London bus routes 105 (daytime only of this 24 hour service), 116, 216, 411, 423, and school routes 635, 696 and 697.

History

On 3 May 2010, route 698 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 2 October 2010, routes 411 and 641 passed to Quality Line.

On 12 January 2013, London United commenced operating route 635.

On 21 March 2015, route 482 passed to Metroline.

On 8 August 2015, the allocation for route 216 was transferred to this garage from Fulwell (FW) garage. 

On 2 July 2016, route 216 was transferred to Fulwell (FW) garage from this garage, except certain trips worked off route 698 allocation.

On 9 December 2017, London United commenced operating route E10.

On 30 June 2018, London United commenced operating route 105 and route H22 was transferred from this garage to Hounslow (AV) garage. Routes 696, 697 and part of routes H32 and H98 were transferred from Hounslow (AV) garage to this garage at the same time.

On 18 March 2019, routes 696, 697 and 698 and parts of routes H32 and H98 were transferred back to Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 1 June 2019, Route E10 passed to Abellio London.

On 21 March 2020, routes 116, 423 and 635 were transferred to Hounslow (AV) garage from this garage. Route H91 was transferred to Stamford Brook (V) garage at the same time.

On 27 June 2020, route 285 passed to Abellio London.

On 8 May 2021, route 411 and the Fulwell (FW) allocation for route 216 was transferred to this garage.

On 29 May 2021, the night allocation for route 105 as transferred to Hounslow (AV) garage and routes 635, 696 and 697 were transferred to this garage.

On 1 June 2021, route 698 was transferred to London Sovereign.

On 12 June 2021, Routes 116 and 423 was transferred to this garage.

London United will commence operating route 235 from 8 January 2022.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 216 and 411
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400 10.2m (ADE) for routes 635, 696, and 697
  • BYD D9UR 10.9m / Enviro 200 EV MMC (BE) to be introduced on route 235 from 8 January 2022
  • Scania OmniCity 10.8m (SP) for routes 116, 423
  • Volvo B5LH 10.5m & 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for routes 105 and 116

Park Royal (RP)

Park Royal garage operates London bus routes 18, 223, 224, 258, 266, 440, 24-hour route 220 and night routes N18 and N266.

History

This garage is the former Tower Transit's Atlas Road (AS) garage.

On 11 November 2017, London United commenced operating routes 18 and N18. At the same time, routes 220, 283, 440 and E11 were transferred from Park Royal (PK) garage to this garage.

On 6 January 2018, the operation of routes 398 and H17 were transferred from London Sovereign to London United operating from this garage.

On 13 October 2018, London United commenced operating routes 223 and 224.

On 25 May 2019, route E11 passed to Abellio London.

On 7 December 2019, London United commenced operating routes 266 and N266.

On 16 May 2020, the operation of route H17 was transferred back to London Sovereign.

On 12 December 2020, the operation of route 398 was transferred back to London Sovereign.

On 13 November 2021, 283 was transferred to Stamford Brook (V) and 258 was transferred from London Sovereign operating from this garage

London United will commence operating route 226 from 15 October 2022.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 10.2m (DE) as a logistical spare
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400 10.2m (ADE) for routes 220, 258, 266 and N266
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400H 10.2m (ADH) for routes 258, 266 and N266
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.5m / Enviro 200 MMC (DME) for route 440
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 223 and 224
  • BYD D9UR 10.2m / Enviro 200 EV (BME) to be introduced on route 226 from 15 October 2021
  • Volvo B5LH 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for routes 18 and N18

Shepherd's Bush (S)

Shepherd's Bush garage operates London bus routes 49, 70, 72C1, 24-hour routes 94 and 148 and night route N72.

History

On 20 October 2012, routes 272 and C1 were transferred to this garage from Park Royal (PK) garage.

On 31 May 2014, route 419 was transferred to this garage from Stamford Brook (V) garage.

On 6 September 2014, route 49 passed to Abellio London .

On 25 October 2014, the Park Royal allocation of route 72 was transferred to this garage. 

On 5 March 2016, route N97 passed to Tower Transit.

On 24 June 2017, London United commenced operating route 70 and route 272 was transferred from this garage to Stamford Brook (V) garage. Route 419 was transferred from this garage to Hounslow (AV) garage at the same time.

On 21 October 2017, the night service for route 220 was transferred from this garage to Park Royal (PK) garage.

On 18 May 2019, London United commenced operating route N72. Part of the allocation of route 265 was transferred to this garage at the same time.

On 28 September 2019, the Shepherds Bush (S) allocation for route 265 was withdrawn.

On 4 September 2021, London United recommenced operating Route 49.

History.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.2m (DE) for routes 72 and N72
  • BYD D9UR 10.9m / Enviro 200 EV MMC (BE) for routes 70 and C1
  • BYD DD Electric 10.9m / Enviro 400 EV City (BCE) for route 94 and 148 to be introduced on 49 from (TBC) 2021
  • New Routemaster 11.2m (LT) for route 148
  • Volvo B5LH 10.5m & 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for route 49

Stamford Brook (V)

Stamford Brook garage operates London bus routes 9, 28 (certain journeys), 211, 283, 272, E3, H91 and night route N9.

History

On 12 November 2005, London United recommenced operating route 27.

On 30 January 2010, London United commenced operating route 10.

On 2 March 2013, route 419 was transferred to this garage from Twickenham (NC) garage.

On 31 May 2014, route 419 was transferred to Shepherds Bush (S) garage.

On 31 May 2014, London United commenced operating route E3. 

On 31 May 2014, the night service of route 27 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow (AV) garage. 

On 24 June 2017, route 272 was transferred from Shepherd's Bush (S) garage to this garage.

On 24 November 2018, route 10 was withdrawn and route 391 was transferred from Fulwell (FW) garage to this garage.

On 26 January 2019, route N9 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow (AV) garage.

On 9 March 2019, London United commenced operating route N27.

On 29 June 2019, London United commenced operating route 211.

On 9 November 2019, routes 27 and N27 passed to Abellio London.

On 7 December 2019, London United commenced operating route 306.

on 21 March 2020, route H91 was transferred to this garage from Hounslow Heath (HH) garage.

On 12 December 2020, route 306 passed to Metroline and route 391 was withdrawn.

On 1 May 2021, London United commenced operating route 28.

On 13 November 2021, route 283 was transferred to this garage from Park Royal (RP)

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400H 10.1m & 10.2m (ADH) for route E3
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 272 and 283
  • Volvo B5LH 10.4m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 (VH) for route 28
  • Volvo B5LH 10.5m & 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for route H91
  • New Routemaster 11.2m (LT) for routes 9, 211 and N9

Tolworth (TV)

Tolworth garage operates London bus routes 265, 293, 404, 406, 418, 465, 467, 470, K1, K2, K4K5, S3 and school routes 613655, 662 and 665.

History

On 30 June 2007, routes 406 and 418 passed to Quality Line.

On 2 July 2011, route K5 passed to Quality Line.

On 3 September 2011, route 467 passed to Quality Line.

On 29 June 2013, routes K1 and K3 passed to Abellio London.

On 20 January 2014, London United commenced operating route 662.

On 31 May 2014, route 131 was transferred to this garage from Fulwell (FW) garage. 

On 2 July 2016, route 57 passed to London General.

On 2 July 2016, routes 71 (except certain trips worked off route 65s night allocation) and 671 was transferred to this garage from Fulwell (FW) garage.

On 2 July 2016, London United recommenced operating route 85.

On 7 August 2017, part of route 131's allocation was transferred to Fulwell (FW) garage.

On 29 August 2017, the Fulwell (FW) allocation for route route 131 was transferred from Fulwell (FW) garage to this garage.

On 30 September 2017, route 131 passed to London General.

On 13 October 2018, route 965 was discontinued.

On 25 January 2020, the operation of route K5 was transferred from Quality Line to London United operating from this garage.

On 25 April 2020, the operations for routes 406, 418 and 465 were transferred from Quality Line to London United operating from this garage.

On 27 June 2020, London United recommenced operating route K1. At the same time, route and the Tolworth (TV) allocation for route 71 was transferred from this garage to Fulwell (FW) garage.

On 27 February 2021, the operation of route S3 was transferred from Quality Line to London United operating from this garage.

On 12 June 2021, route 85 was transferred to Fulwell (FW) garage.

On 19 June 2021, the operations of routes 293, 404, 467 and 470 was transferred from Quality Line to London United operating from this garage respectively.

On 4 December 2021, London United commenced operating route 655.

Bus types in use

  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 8.9m (SDE) for routes 404, K1, K5 and S3
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 9.0m / Enviro 200 MMC (SDE) for routes 404, K1, K4 and S3
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 9.3m (DDE) as logistical spares
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 9.7m / Enviro 200 MMC (DDE) for route 470
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.2m (DE) as a logistical spare
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 200 Dart 10.8m for route (DLE) for routes 665 and K2
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 10.9m / Enviro 200 MMC (DLE) for routes 265, 465 and K2
  • Alexander Dennis E20D 11.5m / Enviro 200 MMC (DXE) for route 293
  • Alexander Dennis Enviro 400 10.1m & 10.2m (ADE) for routes 293, 418, 467 and 655
  • Volvo B5LH 10.5m & 10.6m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 (VH) for routes 406, 613 and 662, to be introduced on route 418 from (TBA)

Wandsworth (JE)

Wandsworth garage operates London bus routes 28, school routes 639 and 670 and night route N28.

History

On 1 May 2021, London United commenced operating routes 28 and N28.

On 5 June 2021, London United commenced operating London United routes 639 and 670.

Bus type in use

  • Volvo B5LH 10.4m / Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 (VH) for routes 28, 639, 670 and N28

Former Garages

Park Royal (PK)

History

On 13 November 2009, London United took over the operations of this garage.

On 3 July 2010, London United commenced operating route C1.

On 20 October 2012, the daytime service for route 220 was transferred to this garage from Shepherds Bush (S) garage. Routes 272 and C1 were transferred from this garage to Shepherd's Bush (S) garage at the same time.

On 21 October 2017, the night service for route 220 was transferred from Shepherd's Bush (S) garage to this garage.

On 11 November 2017, Park Royal (PK) garage was announced closed and routes 220, 283, 440, E11 were transferred from this garage to Park Royal (RP) garage.

Twickenham (NC)

History

On 12 November 2005, Twickenham garage was opened by NCP Challenger.

On 31 March 2012, 493 passed to London General.

On 1 March 2013, Twickenham was announced closed and route 33 was transferred to Fulwell (FW) and route 419 to Stamford Brook (V).

Twickenham (NC) currently has no London routes at present and is used for United Motorcoaches.

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