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Harlow area bus route changes

Timetable change on Trustybus route 410/410A/410X
Starting 7th February 2015.
On Mondays to Fridays additional buses will operate to Hunsdon. On Saturdays the service will revert to an hourly operation. Click here for timetable.

Change to EOS London routes 16, 66, and 66A. New route HS1
Starting 26th January 2015.
The network of services will be altered and in future run as follows.

Route 66 will be a link between Debden (Monday to Friday rush hours and Saturdays) or Loughton (Mondays to Saturdays) and Waltham Cross, serving Epping Forest, Ninefields South and Waltham Abbey. It will no longer serve Epping or Harlow - click here for timetable.

Route 66A will operate from Harlow to Waltham Abbey and Upshire on Mondays to Saturdays. One journey at college start and finish times will operate from/to Loughton and Debden (at other times passengers will need to change at Waltham Abbey between routes 66 and 66A). Click here for timetable.

Route HC1 will operate between Harlow College (inside the grounds) and serve Thornwood, Epping and North Weald in a circle before returning to Harlow. It will operate on Monday to Friday college days only. Click here for timetable.

Route 16 will no longer operate.

Evening link from Ongar to Brentwood, route 21A
Starting 19th January 2015.
Two early evening buses on Mondays to Fridays will run between Ongar and Brentwood and between Brentwood and Ongar. These will be timed to connect with Townlink bus 20 between Harlow and Ongar, so as to enable passengers to travel through, changing at Ongar. Click here for timetable. On Saturdays, and during the daytime on Mondays to Fridays, bus 21 runs all the way through from Harlow, Epping and North Weald to Ongar and Brentwood.

Changes to Townlink routes 16, 19 and 19A
Starting 19th January 2015.
Route 19 will continue to run between Harlow and Epping, but will in future operate via North Weald instead of Thornwood. Note that buses on routes 20 and 21 will continue to follow the existing route between Harlow and Epping via Thornwood, but then serve North Weald on the way to Ongar and Brentwood. Click here for the new combined 19-20-21 timetable. Routes 16 and 19A are no longer operating.

New timetable and additional buses on Townlink routes 19/20/21

Starting 7th November 2014.
A general revision will take place. Additional buses will operate on the Harlow to Epping and Ongar sections during Monday to Friday rush hours with buses running up to every 10 minutes between Harlow and Epping and every 20 minutes between Harlow and Ongar. The general frequency outside rush hours will be unchanged and there will be no change to the Saturday service. Please note that the last buses to and from Brentwood will operate earlier. Click here for full timetable.

New operator and timetable for route 347 (Harlow to Hatfield Broad Oak)
Starting 3rd November 2014.
Passengers should look out for small accessible minibuses when this Essex County Council supported service, changes operator from First to Epping Forest Community Transport. There will be some changes to the timetable - please click here for new times.

Changes to Trustybus routes 410/411/412
Starting 15th September 2014.
A new timetable will be introduced with more journeys running through from Harlow to Waltham Cross. Buses will generally run every 20 to 25 minutes on Mondays to Fridays and every 30 to 40 minutes on Saturdays. The pattern of service will be as follows

Most buses will operate as
route 410 and will serve Brookfield Centre but not serve Hunsdon.

Seven buses spread throughout the day on Mondays to Fridays will serve Hunsdon as well as Brookfield Centre. These buses will operate as route 410A. Note that there will not be a regular service to Hunsdon on Saturday on these routes.

A few buses, mainly outside shopping hours, will miss out Hunsdon and Brookfield Centre. These buses will be numbered route 410X.

For the complete new timetable please click here.


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Last update 25th January 2015

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