London Buses route N15 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Romford and Trafalgar Square, it is operated by Stagecoach London.
Route N15 commenced on 15 July 1995 to replace a section of withdrawn Route N95 between Becontree Heath and Aldgate. The route was initially operated by Stagecoach East London operating from their Upton Park (U) garage using Northern Counties-bodied Scanias.
In 1998, the route was extended from Becontree Heath to Romford and was withdrawn between Marble Arch and Paddington. The allocation was moved from Upton Park (U) garage to Barking (BK) garage at the same time.
In 2001, the route was diverted via Tower Hill instead of Bank and was extended from Marble Arch to Paddington.
In 2002, the route was converted to low floor operation using Alexander ALX400 bodied Dennis Tridents. A Bow (BW) allocation was added in 2003.
In 2007, the route was extended from Paddington to Paddington Basin via Bishops Bridge Road and North Wharf Road.
In 2010, the route was withdrawn between Regent Street and Paddington Basin this section replaced by Route 159. The Bow (BW) allocation was transferred to West Ham (WH) garages at the same time.
In 2011, Alexander Dennis Enviro400s were introduced.
In 2012, the West Ham (WH) allocation was transferred back to Bow (BW) garage.
In January 2012, Alexander Dennis Enviro 400Hs were introduced.
In 2013, the route was withdrawn between Trafalgar Square and Regent Street.
The route will be passed to Blue Triangle and will be operating from their River Road (RR) garage from 26 August 2017. The route will be extended from Trafalgar Square to Oxford Circus at the same time.
Route N15 operates via these primary locations:
- Romford St Edward's Way
- Romford Station
- Becontree Heath
- Barking Station
- East Ham
- Canning Town Station
- Poplar](All Saints Station)
- Limehouse Station
- Aldgate East Station
- Aldgate Station
- Tower Gateway Station
- Tower Hill Station
- Monument Station
- Cannon Street Station
- Mansion House Station
- St Paul's Churchyard
- City Thameslink Station
- Charing Cross Station
- Trafalgar Square