29/05/2013

Second New Bus for London route conversion announced

Transport for London have today announced the second route which will be fully converted to New Bus for London 'Borismaster' operation...

Route 11 will convert to run with the new buses on Saturday 21 September, the route which is operated by Go Ahead and runs from Liverpool Street Station to Fulham Broadway, via Bank, Trafalgar Square, Westminster, Victoria and Chelsea carries 23,000 passengers a day and has a peak vehicle requirement of 25 buses.

The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, said: 'I am very pleased that we can announce that route 11 will be next to be served by these beautiful, bespoke, economy-boosting buses.

The first bus route to be converted to operate entirely with New Bus for London vehicles will be the 24 - which runs between Hampstead Heath and Pimlico - from Saturday 22 June