Welcome to the latest installment from the Journey Planner team, with this week’s summary of our data updates. These include all forthcoming bus service 1and stop changes for timetables which are available on Journey Planner, as well as in the Journey Planner API.
As ever, if there are any points of interest you’d like to see added to Journey Planner, just let us know. You’ll find the email address at the bottom of this post.
This is a brief summary of this week’s new data highlights:
Closure of Victoria Dock Road means that Routes 147 and 241 are diverted to Prince Regent between Thursday 24 and Monday 28 March, with temporary route 541 introduced. Timetable data is available across all outputs.
New Route 633 starts from Monday 11 April: it will operate on schooldays only from Coulsdon South to Beddington Church in the morning, returning in the afternoon, and replaces existing school journeys on Route 463.
Route 62 is converted to full double deck operation from Saturday 30 April and will operate more frequently on Monday to Saturday evenings and during the day on Sunday.
New base timetables are introduced on the Bakerloo, Circle and Hammersmith & City lines from the weekend of 1, 2 and 3 April and are now available.
All Spring and Summer timetables are now available on Journey Planner, the unified API and in TransXChange.
A new timetable is expected to start on Monday 4 April, and is now available on Journey Planner and the unified API. Due to changes in service pattern, they will feature on TransXChange next week.
A small selection of coordinate and name changes have been made this week
Points of Interest
As ever, we welcome any suggestions for new Points of Interest or categories to email@example.com
New base timetables are introduced on the Circle and Hammersmith & City lines, on weekdays, from Friday 1 April, and for Sunday only from Sunday 3 April.
Paddington Station closes to Bakerloo line trains from Sunday 3 April, and this is reflected in Journey Planner and the unified API. Please note that base timetables still include a time value for Paddington.
Engineering works timetables for trains and replacement buses are now in place for the next three weekends. Please follow the link below and select Planned Works
Calendar for a full list of forthcoming engineering works https://tfl.gov.uk/forms/12392.aspx
Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 April, no service between Westferry / Poplar and Island Gardens, with a replacement bus service in operation – information is now available on Journey Planner.
New timetables for most services, other than Thames Clippers, started on Monday 21 March and are available on the system.
Tramlink will be closed between Reeves Corner and Sandilands in both directions from Good Friday 25 March until Saturday 2 April. Revised timetables for tram services have now been added, there will be no replacement buses. A new timetable is scheduled to begin from Monday 4 April and is now available in Journey Planner and the Unified API.
London Buses Service Changes and Special Bus Services
Changes from Thursday 24 to Monday 28 March only, normal services resume on Tuesday 29 March
|147||The service is temporarily revised to operate between Ilford and Prince Regent, please use Route 541 for connections to Kier Hardie Estate and Canning Town.||60-147|
|241||The service is temporarily revised to operate between Stratford City and Prince Regent, serving the usual route between Stratford City and Custom House, please use Route 541 for connections to Kier Hardie Estate and Canning Town.||60-241|
|541||Temporary route between Prince Regent and Kier Hardie Estate via Freemasons Road, New Barn Street, Barking Road and Canning Town Station||16-541|
Changes from Friday 25 March
|308||The weekend diversions between Stratford and Manor Park Station via Romford Road will now generally apply between 2000 Saturday and 0600 Monday, although will apply until 0600 Tuesday over the weekend. At these times, shuttle Route 508 will operate between Stratford City and Manor Park via Forest Lane.||64-308|
|H9||Bus frequency is reduced slightly during the day on Monday to Saturday||61-H9|
|H10||Bus frequency is reduced slightly during the day on Monday to Friday mornings||61-H10|
|H14||Southbound buses towards Northwick Park Hospital will not serve Harrow View, between Headstone Drive and Harrow Town Centre due to roadworks until early May. Buses operate via Headstone Gardens, Parkside Way, Station Road, Pinner Road and Greenhill Way, serving existing bus stops on these roads.||61-H14|
Changes from Saturday 26 March
|157||New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||21-157|
|508||The weekend diversions of Route 308 between Stratford and Manor Park Station via Romford Road will now generally apply between 2000 Saturday and 0600 Monday, although will apply until 0600 Tuesday over the weekend. At these times, shuttle Route 508 will operate between Stratford City and Manor Park via Forest Lane.||64-508|
Changes from Monday 27 March
|492||The diversion at Bexley Village is revised. Buses towards Sidcup resume normal route through Bexley, buses towards Bluewater remain diverted between North Cray Road and Bourne Road via Vicarage Road, Dartford Road, Old Bexley Lane and the A2 serving existing bus stops along these roads||23-492|
|B12||The diversion at Bexley Village is revised. Buses towards Joyden’s Wood resume normal route through Bexley, buses towards Erith remain diverted between Baldwyns Park / Old Bexley Lane and Bourne Road via the A2||23-B12|
Changes from Friday 1 April
|183||Special timetables operate on Friday 1 and 8 April due to school requirements||61-183|
Changes from Saturday 2 April
|7||Extra Monday to Friday morning buses operate from Paddington to Oxford Circus whilst Bakerloo trains are not stopping at Paddington||54-7|
|46||New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||54-46|
|177||New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||59-177|
|463||New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies, except that school journeys will be renumbered Route 633.||74-463|
|472||New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||59-472|
Changes from Friday 8 August
|49||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||21-49|
Changes from Saturday 9 April
|114||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||61-114|
|155||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||48-155|
|183||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||61-183|
|219||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||48-219|
|393||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||8-393|
|605||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||61-605|
|655||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||48-655|
Changes from Sunday 10 August
|N19||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies||48-N19|
Changes from Monday 11 April
|163||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies. There are minor retimings to Monday to Friday afternoon journeys from Wimbledon||48-163|
|633||New route replacing school journeys on Route 463. One journey operates in the morning from Coulsdon South to Beddington Church, returning in the afternoon.||74-633|
Changes from Saturday 23 April
|283||NEW: New timetable with no changes to stops served or frequencies, however, times of journeys to Wetlands Centre are adjusted due to a change in opening hours||49-283|
Changes from Saturday 30 April
|62||NEW: The route will be operated by low floor wheelchair accessible double deck vehicles at all times. New timetables with no changes to frequencies, except that bus frequency is improved to every 15 minutes on Monday to Saturday evenings and during the day on Sunday.||60-62|
New Stops and Stations and Stop Adjustments
Please note that these would be reflected in bus timetables shown above, where appropriate. Uploads of stop data to NaPTAN are sent weekly and should usually be available on Friday mornings. In addition, we are carrying out a detailed audit of all stops in London over the coming weeks to ensure they are named correctly and have the right coordinates.
|Naptan ID||Calms ID||Reason for change||Name of stop (with Coordinates if new or changed)
|490010590G||17989||Coordinate||Oliver Road 537844 186139 G||57333|
|490001169B||BP4189||Coordinate||Kidbrooke Station 540945 175667 B||57775|
|490019122E||BP5521||Coordinate||Cathall Leisure Centre 539017 186464 ->E||56741|
|490007391W||R0078||Coordinate||Gray’s Inn Road 530943 181956 CP||74729|
|490008525BG||16374||Coordinate||Ivybridge Close 506328 182846||72289|
|490009865W||26124||Coordinate||Midfield Way / Sevenoaks Way 546980 169893||49417|
|490005849E||26125||Coordinate||Croxley Green 546714 169886||73878|
|490005849W||26126||Coordinate||Croxley Green 546599 169869||77848|
|490009864E||26127||Coordinate||Midfield Way / Chipperfield Road 546475 169854||77351|
|490009864W||26128||Coordinate||Midfield Way / Chipperfield Road 546404 169841||48066|
|490003782S||26132||Coordinate||Beddington Road 545914 169630||54801|
|490005216E||26134||Coordinate||Chorleywood Crescent 546127 169404||48847|
|490002019A||902||Coordinate||Bow Church Station 537423 182880||53285|
|490005268E||BP2289||Coordinate||Poverest Road / Church Hill Wood 545941 167826||72803|
|490005202E||BP2290||Coordinate||Poverest Road / Chislehurst Road 545670 167853||74218|
|490007300W||R0553||Coordinate||Goose Green Close 546384 169357||50565|
|490013046E||BP4576||Coordinate||Praed Street 527049 181558||NONE|
|490001221S2||BP4820||Coordinate||Paddington 526769 181212||NONE|
|490018330W||BP5543||Coordinate||Paddington Station / London Street 526904 181178||91624|
|490003195W||H0025||Name||Hail & Ride Brook Lane||76162|
|490003195E||H0026||Name||Hail & Ride Brook Lane||74148|
|490003234W||MS9||Withdrawn||All Hallows / Chertsey Road||NONE|
|490005105E||OL21||Withdrawn||All Hallows / Chertsey Road||NONE|
|490019665N||TI7096||Withdrawn||Hail & Ride Allendale Ave Dormers Avenue||NONE|
|490019665S||TI7097||Withdrawn||Hail & Ride Allendale Ave Dormers Avenue||NONE|
|490011336S||1027||Coordinate||Queen’s Grove 526587 183559||73838|
|490005318D||11963||Coordinate||Circus Road / Wellington Road 526773 183137||51966|
|490000118D||15672||Name||Hounslow West Station / Vicarage Farm Road||47484|
|490005081Y||40179||Withdrawn||Chelsfield Village / Five Bells||NONE|
|490009653E||BP2287||Coordinate||Marion Crescent 546573 167675||53786|
|490005729E||BP2288||Coordinate||Cray Valley Road 546238 167753||57385|
|490005202W||BP2291||Coordinate||Poverest Road / Chislehurst Road 545690 167842||53608|
|490005268W||BP2292||Coordinate||Poverest Road / Church Hill Wood 545881 167823||56274|
|490005729W||BP2293||Coordinate||Cray Valley Road 546248 167750||47897|
|490009653W||BP2294||Coordinate||Marion Crescent 546532 167674||53526|
|490003486W||BP2403||Coordinate||Austin Road 546429 167708||73305|
|490003486E||BP2404||Coordinate||Austin Road 546452 167706||51312|
New Points of Interest and Locations Available
None this week, but if you’d like a new Point of Interest added, email us at GetThePoint@tfl.gov.uk with the name and location and we’ll put it on the system.
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