London Central

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London Central is a bus company operating in South London.wikipedia
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Go-Ahead Group

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It is a subsidiary of the Go-Ahead Group and operates services under contract to Transport for London.
In October 1994 Go-Ahead purchased London Central during the privatisation of London Buses.

Go-Ahead London

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In August 2008, Go-Ahead's London bus operations all adopted the Go-Ahead London trading name, although the individual company names are still applied beneath the logo.
It first became involved in London bus operations in September 1994, where upon the privatisation of London Buses it purchased London Central.

London Buses route 132

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As at February 2018, Bexleyheath garage operated routes 89, 132, 244, 486, 625, 658, 661, 669, B11, B16, and N89.
Running between Bexleyheath and North Greenwich bus station, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 36

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As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343. In January 2005 route 36 ceased to be operated by AEC Routemasters with one man operated double deckers taking over. As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68.
Running between New Cross Gate and Queen's Park, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 171

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As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343.
Running between Bellingham and Elephant & Castle, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 343

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As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343.
Running between New Cross Gate and Aldgate, it is operated by London Central.

Bexleybus

In 1988 it re-opened under the guise of Bexleybus, a unit set up by London Buses under de-regulation, and had a large and varied allocation from Iveco/Robin Hoods and MCW Metroriders to Leyland Olympians and Daimler Fleetlines.
Bexleybus commenced operating on 16 January 1988 operating 17 routes with 107 buses from a reopened Bexleyheath garage.

London Buses route 100

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New Cross was also the garage for two special services, first in 1972 when it operated en ex Tilling ST on route 100 and LPG East Lancs Myllennium bodied DAF SB220s for Millennium Dome services M1 and M2.
Running between St Paul's and Shadwell, it is operated by London Central.

Alexander Dennis Enviro400

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In January 2007, the garage received its first Alexander Dennis Enviro400s for use on route 486.
London General also received three Enviro400-bodied Volvo B9TLs in October 2008, which are being evaluated against integral Enviro400s and Wright Eclipse Gemini-bodied Volvo B7TL/B9TLs that are extensively featured in Go-Ahead's London Central/General fleets.

London Buses route 12

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between Dulwich Library and Oxford Circus, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 42

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between East Dulwich Sainsburys and Liverpool Street bus station, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 188

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between North Greenwich bus station and Russell Square station, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 176

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between Penge and Tottenham Court Road station, it is operated by London Central.

East Lancs Myllennium

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New Cross was also the garage for two special services, first in 1972 when it operated en ex Tilling ST on route 100 and LPG East Lancs Myllennium bodied DAF SB220s for Millennium Dome services M1 and M2.
It was designed in 1999 as a bus for Millennium Dome routes M1 and M2 operated by London Central, but soon after became available for other operators.

London Buses route 185

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between Lewisham and Victoria stations, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 453

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As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343.
London Central took over the operation of route 453 on 16 February 2008.

London Buses route 360

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68.
Running between Royal Albert Hall and Elephant & Castle, it is operated by London Central.

Night buses in London

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As at February 2018, Bexleyheath garage operated routes 89, 132, 244, 486, 625, 658, 661, 669, B11, B16, and N89. As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343. As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68.
It was originally operated by London Central, being taken over by First London on 14 November 1998.

AEC Routemaster

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In January 2005 route 36 ceased to be operated by AEC Routemasters with one man operated double deckers taking over.
Eight units inherited Routemasters: CentreWest, East London, Leaside, London Central, London General, London Northern, London United and South London.

London Buses route 63

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As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68.
Running between Honor Oak and King's Cross, it is operated by London Central.

London Buses route 37

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As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68.
Running between Peckham and Putney Heath, it is operated by London Central.

List of bus routes in London

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As at February 2018, Bexleyheath garage operated routes 89, 132, 244, 486, 625, 658, 661, 669, B11, B16, and N89. As at February 2018, New Cross garage operated routes 21, 36, 171, 172, 178, 321, 343, 436, 453, N1, N21, N136, N171 and N343. As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68. As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68. In 2003 the garage also began operating Mercedes-Benz Citaro articulated buses on route 436. As of 2 June 2018, Morden Wharf garage operated routes 1, 108, 129, 180, 225, 286 and 386
Bus services in London are operated by Abellio London, Arriva London, HCT Group, Go-Ahead London (Blue Triangle, Docklands Buses, London Central, and London General), Metroline, RATP Group (London Sovereign, London United, and Quality Line) Stagecoach London (East London, Selkent, and Thameside), Sullivan Buses, Tower Transit, and Uno.

Mercedes-Benz Citaro

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In 2003 the garage also began operating Mercedes-Benz Citaro articulated buses on route 436.
They were eventually used on 12 routes across London, were operated by were operated by various Transport for London operators including East London, First London, London Central, London General and Selkent.

London Buses route 68

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As at May 2016, Camberwell garage operated routes 12, 35, 40, 42, 176, 185, 188, 360, 624, P5 and X68. As at May 2015, Peckham garage operated routes 36, 37, 63, 363, N63, P12, N1 and X68.
Upon being re-tendered, on 1 April 2006 routes 68 and X68 passed from Arriva London to London Central.

London Buses route 1

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As of 2 June 2018, Morden Wharf garage operated routes 1, 108, 129, 180, 225, 286 and 386
It is operated out of New Cross garage with a peak vehicle requirement of 17 Wright Gemini 3 buses.