London Buses route 254 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Holloway and Aldgate, it is operated by Arriva London.
Route 254 commenced operating on 31 May 2003 between Aldgate Bus Station and Holloway Camden Road via Whitechapel Road - Cambridge Heath Road - Hackney - Clapton - Stamford Hill - Amhurst Park - Stamford Hill - Finsbury Park. The route was introduced to replace the withdrawn section of route 253 between Holloway and Aldgate bus station. The route was initially operated by Arriva London from their Stamford Hill (SF) garage with Wright Eclipse Gemini bodied Volvo B7TLs.
On 29 May 2010, the route was retained by Arriva London.
On 20 August 2011, the allocation was transferred to Ash Grove (AE) garage.
In 2015, Wright Pulsar Gemini bodied DAF DB250LF were temporarily introduced.
The route will be retained by Arriva London with brand New Routemasters introduced from 3 June 2017.
Route 254 operates via these primary locations:
- Holloway Caledonian Road
- Finsbury Park Station
- Manor House Station
- Stamford Hill Station
- Clapton Station
- Clapton Pond
- Lower Clapton
- Hackney Central Station
- South Hackney
- Cambridge Heath Station
- York Hall
- Bethnal Green Station
- Globe Town Cephas Street
- Whitechapel Station for Royal London Hospital
- Aldgate East Station
- Aldgate Station