London Buses route 254

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Operator Arriva London
Garage Ash Grove (AE)
Vehicle Volvo B7TL 10.1m / Wright Eclipse Gemini
Peak vehicle requirement 25
Night-time Night bus N253
Start Holloway
Via Stamford Hill
Manor House
Hackney Central
End Aldgate bus station
Length 9 miles (14 km)
Level Daily
Frequency 5-8 minutes
Journey time 32-62 minutes
Operates 05:00 until 00:30

London Buses route 254 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. Running between Holloway and Aldgate bus station, it is operated by Arriva London.


Route 254 commenced operating on 31 May 2003 to replace the section of route 253 between Holloway and Aldgate bus station. Route 253 had commenced on 1 February 1961 as a trolleybus replacement route.[1] Route 254 shadows route 253 between Holloway and Hackney.

Route 254 was originally operated out of Arriva London's Stamford Hill garage with Wright Eclipse Gemini bodied Volvo B7TLs. On 20 August 2011, it was transferred to Ash Grove.

Current route[edit]

Route 254 operates via these primary locations:[2]


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