Stagecoach East London has made significant contract gains in the latest bus tender results released by Transport for London.

The group will take on five routes, with a combined Peak Vehicle Requirment of 56 vehicles. Four of the routes have been captured from First London East, with a single route coming from Arriva’s Kent Thameside business.

Elsewhere Metrobus has gained Route 434 (Rickman Hill – Whyteleafe Station) from Abellio and a handful of other routes have remained with the incumbent contractor.

The results in full:

 

Route 60 (Old Coulsdon – Streatham Common)

Current Operator: Arriva London South

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 15

Vehicles: New and existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 165 (Abbey Wood Lane – Romford)

Current Operator: First London East

New Operator: Stagecoach East London

PVR: 12

Vehicles: New single deck

Contract commencement date: 28/9/2013

 

Route 166 (Epsom – Croydon)

Current Operator: Arriva London South

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 8

Vehicles: Existing single deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 179 (Chingford – Ilford)

Current Operator: First London East

New Operator: Stagecoach East London

PVR: 11

Vehicles: Existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 19/10/2013

 

Route 252 (Collier Row – Hornchurch)

Current Operator: First London East

New Operator: Stagecoach East London

PVR: 12

Vehicles: New and existing single deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 256 (Noak Hill – St. George’s Hospital)

Current Operator: Arriva Kent Thameside

New Operator: Stagecoach East London

PVR: 10

Vehicles: New single deck

Contract commencement date: 28/9/2013

 

Route 293 (Epsom General Hospital – Morden)

Current Operator: Metrobus

New Operator: Metrobus

PVR: 7

Vehicles: Existing single/double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 365 (Mardyke Estate – Havering Park)

Current Operator: First London East

New Operator: Stagecoach East London

PVR: 11

Vehicles: New double deck

Contract commencement date: 28/9/2013

 

Route 404 (Caterham-on-the-Hill – Coulsdon)

Current Operator: Quality Line

New Operator: Quality Line

PVR: 1

Vehicles: New single deck

Contract commencement date: 28/9/2013

 

Route 412 (Purley – Croydon)

Current Operator: Arriva London South

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 8

Vehicles: Existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 434 (Rickman Hill – Whyteleafe Station)

Current Operator: Abellio

New Operator: Metrobus

PVR: 3

Vehicles: New single deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 466 (Caterham-on-the-Hill – Addington  Interchange)

Current Operator: Arriva London South

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 17

Vehicles: Existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 612 (School bus: Sanderstead – Wallington County Grammar School)

Current Operator: Metrobus

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 2

Vehicles: Existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

Route 685 (School bus: Hamsey Green Warlingham School – Selsdon)

Current Operator: Arriva London South

New Operator: Arriva London South

PVR: 0

Vehicles: Existing double deck

Contract commencement date: 31/8/2013

 

All of the awards are on the basis of conventional diesel-engined vehicles.