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London Buses route 87 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Aldwych and Wandsworth, it is operated by London General.

87
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Overview
OperatorLondon General
GarageStockwell (SW)
Peak vehicle requirement21
Night-timeNight Bus N87
Route
StartAldwych
ViaCharing Cross
Westminster
Vauxhall
Wandsworth Road
Clapham Junction
EndWandsworth

HistoryEdit

Route 87 is the renumbering of the former route 77A from 3 June 2006 in line with TfL's policy of removing letter-suffixed routes.[1]

Upon being re-tendered, the route was retained by London General with a new contract commencing on 1 June 2013.[2][3]

Current routeEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Craig, Zoe (15 September 2016). "How Do London's Buses Get Their Numbers?". Londonist.
  2. ^ Tender Round Wins Roll In BusTalk (Go-Ahead London) issue 17 August 2012
  3. ^ "Route 87 - award announced 19 July 2012". Transport for London. 19 July 2012. Retrieved 27 May 2014.
  4. ^ Route Map Transport for London

External linksEdit