London Buses route 199

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Stagecoach East London bus 17417 (LX51 FJE) 2001 Transbus Trident 2 Transbus ALX400, Catford, route 199, 21 June 2011.jpg
Operator Stagecoach London
Garage Catford (TL)
Vehicle Alexander Dennis Enviro400
Start Bellingham
Via Catford
Surrey Quays
End Canada Water station
Length 7 miles (11 km)
Level Daily

London Buses route 199 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Bellingham and Canada Water station, it is operated by Stagecoach London.


Route 199 commenced on 27 April 1991 as a daytime service between Elephant & Castle and Lewisham Riverdale Centre. The route was operated by Selkent from Catford garage with Leyland Titans. On the 8 October 1994 the route was extended from Lewisham to Catford garage.[1]

On 18 September 1999 the route was withdrawn between Elephant & Castle and Canada Water. On 1 January 2000, route 199 was converted to Low floor operation with Alexander ALX400 bodied Dennis Trident 2s.[1]

In January 2012, route 199 was retained by Stagecoach London with new Alexander Dennis Enviro400s.

Current route[edit]


  1. ^ a b Route 199: Bellingham - Canada Water London Bus Routes 5 January 2007

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