Bendy Buses

Meeting: 
Plenary on 2006-12-06
Session date: 
December 6, 2006
Reference: 
2006/0428
Question By: 
Roger Evans
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
Peter Hendy (Commissioner, Transport for London)

Question

How many bendy buses are there in service in London?

Answer

Answer for Bendy Buses

Answer for Bendy Buses

Answered By: 
Peter Hendy (Commissioner, Transport for London)

There are 12 routes currently operated by articulated buses in London (the 12, 18, 25, 29, 38, 73, 149, 207, 436, 453, 507 and 521).

They require 337 vehicles to run the service at the busiest times. This is less than 5% of the total fleet.