Two extra sections of the Superloop bus service will go dwell subsequent Spring, Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed.
The 2 new routes that not too long ago underwent public session are the SL2, which can join Walthamstow Central and North Woolwich, and the SL3, which can join Thamesmead and Bromley.
The routes that make up the Superloop are:
(daring are working now)
- Route SL1 – North Finchley to Walthamstow (later this yr)
- Route SL2 – Walthamstow Central to North Woolwich (Spring 2024)
- Route SL3 – Thamesmead to Bromley (Spring 2024)
- Route SL4 – Canary Wharf to Grove Park (2025)
- Route SL5 – Bromley to Croydon (anticipated in 2024)
- Route SL6 – Russell Sq. to West Croydon (peak companies solely)
- Route SL7 – Croydon to Heathrow Airport
- Route SL8 – Uxbridge to White Metropolis
- Route SL9 – Heathrow Airport to Harrow
- Route SL10 – Harrow to North Finchley (later this yr)
The brand new specific route, SL2, will run between Walthamstow Central and North Woolwich through Ilford and Barking as proposed within the public session. Extra stops shall be reintroduced on the A1020 junction with Armada Means close to Gallion’s Attain Buying Centre in Beckton at current bus laybys instantly south of the prevailing pedestrian/cycle crossing. That is following suggestions for higher connections round North Woolwich, Beckton and Gallions Attain.
The SL2 will run each 12 minutes Monday to Saturday and each quarter-hour on evenings and Sundays working alongside a part of 123 bus route between Walthamstow and Ilford.
The brand new specific route SL3 will run between Thamesmead and Bromley through Sidcup as proposed and can run alongside the 301 bus route between Thamesmead and Bexleyheath, and the 269 bus route between Bexleyheath and Bromley, offering new hyperlinks throughout these key places and offering further capability on this route.
The SL3 will run each 12 minutes Monday to Saturday and each quarter-hour on evenings and Sundays.
Geoff Hobbs, TfL’s Director of Public Transport Service Planning, stated: “The 2 new Superloop companies will present considerably faster journeys between busy transport hubs, city centres, hospitals and faculties throughout outer London, in addition to providing extra journey choices connecting to quite a few different bus routes. The SL2 and SL3 will be a part of the present Superloop companies with a brand new feel and appear of the buses, in addition to offering cleaner, cost-effective and sustainable choices for patrons. The SL1 and SL10 specific bus companies may even be launching later this yr, and we’re busy working with operators and different companions behind the scenes to introduce these new routes as shortly as attainable, in order that our clients can take advantage of our ever-improving bus community.”
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