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London Buses route 460 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Willesden and North Finchley, it is operated by Metroline.

HistoryEdit

Route 460 commenced operation on 28 June 2003 between North Finchley and Willesden Bus Garage via Church End - Finchley Memorial - Golders Green - Childs Hill - Cricklewood - Willesden Green. Operating by Metroline from their Park Royal (PR) garage using Plaxton President bodied Dennis Tridents. The route was introduced to replace the withdrawn section of route 260, between Golders Green & North Finchley.

On 21 May 2005, the allocation was transferred to Perivale East (PV) garage and the Plaxton President bodied Dennis Tridents were replaced by Plaxton President bodied Volvo B7TLs.

On 26 June 2008, the route was retained by Metroline using Plaxton President bodied Dennis Tridents.

In September 2010, East Lancs Olympus bodied Scania N230UDs were introduced..

On 11 December 2010, the allocation was transferred from East Perivale (PV) to Willesden (AC) garages and the Plaxton President bodied Dennis Tridents and the East Lancs Olympus bodied Scania N230UDs were replaced by Plaxton President bodied Volvo B7TLs.

27 June 2015, the route was retained by Metroline using Plaxton President bodied Volvo B7TLs.

In February 2018, the Plaxton President bodied Volvo B7TLs were replaced by brand new Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 bodied Volvo B5LHs and Wright Eclipse Gemini 2 bodied Volvo B9TLs.


In April 2018, the route was converted to full Wright Eclipse Gemini 3 bodied Volvo B5LH operation.

Current routeEdit

  • Willesden Bus Garage
  • Willesden Green Station
  • Cricklewood Broadway
  • Cricklewood Station
  • Childs Hill
  • Golders Green Station
  • Finchley Henly's Corner
  • Finchley Road
  • Regents Park Road
  • Finchley Central Station
  • North Finchley Tally Ho Corner, Ballard's Lane

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