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Routes 250/255/240

Waltham Cross - Waltham Abbey - Wake Arms - Loughton - Debden

Mondays to Fridays           Saturdays           Sundays

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

255/250 Mondays to Fridays towards Debden      Other direction      Sat      Sun


                                    250       250
                                    ECC       ECC
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0540  --  0610  --  0640 0700 0720 0740 0800 0820 0850 0910 0930 0950 1010 1030 1050 1110
Waltham Abbey, Quaker Lane    0545 0555 0615 0625 0646 0706 0726 0746 0806 0826 0856 0916 0936 0956 1016 1036 1056 1116
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      0548 0558 0618 0628 0649 0709 0729 0749 0809 0829 0859 0919 0939 0959 1019 1039 1059 1119
Honey Lane, Shernbroke Road   0551 0601 0621 0631 0653 0713 0733 0753 0813 0833 0903 0923 0943 1003 1023 1043 1103 1123
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   0554 0602 0624 0632 0656 0716 0736 0756 0816 0836 0906 0926 0946 1006 1027 1047 1107 1127
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0557 0605 0627 0635 0701 0721 0741 0801 0821 0841 0911 0931 0951 1011 1031 1051 1111 1131
Loughton, Homebase            0600 0609 0630 0639 0704 0724 0744 0804 0824 0844 0914 0934 0954 1014 1034 1054 1114 1134
Loughton Station              0605 0613 0635 0643 0710 0730 0750 0810 0830 0850 0920 0940 1000 1020 1040 1100 1120 1140
Borders Lane, Murray Hall      --  0616  --  0646 0713 0733 0753 0813 0833 0853 0923 0943 1003 1023 1043 1103 1123 1143
Debden Broadway                --  0618  --  0648 0716 0736 0756 0816 0836 0856 0926 0946 1006 1026 1046 1106 1126 1146

                                                                                           250  250  250
                                                                                           ECC  ECC  ECC
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    1130           50 10 30       1810 1830 1900 1930 2000 2030 2108 2208 2308
Waltham Abbey, Quaker Lane    1136 Then      56 16 36       1816 1836 1906 1936 2006 2036 2113 2213 2313
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      1139 every 20  59 19 39       1819 1839 1909 1939 2009 2039 2116 2216 2316
Honey Lane, Shernbroke Road   1143 minutes   03 23 43       1823 1843 1913 1943 2013 2043 2119 2219 2319
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   1147 at        07 27 47       1827 1847 1917 1947 2017 2047 2120 2220 2320
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        1151 these     11 31 51 until 1831 1851 1921 1951 2021 2051 2124 2224 2324
Loughton, Homebase            1154 minutes   14 34 54       1834 1854 1924 1954 2024 2054 2127 2227 2327
Loughton Station              1200 past      20 40 00       1840 1900 1930 2000 2030 2100 2132 2232 2332
Borders Lane, Murray Hall     1203 the hour  23 43 03       1842  --   --   --   --   --   --   --  2335
Debden Broadway               1206           26 46 06       1846  --   --   --   --   --   --   --  2337
ECC - Operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses
BC - Returns direct via Eleanor Cross Road to Cheshunt Brookfield Centre

255/250 Mondays to Fridays towards Waltham Cross      Other direction      Sat      Sun


Debden Broadway                --   --  0710 0730 0750 0810 0830 0850 0905           25 45 05       1845  --   --   --
Borders Lane, Murray Hall      --   --  0712 0732 0752 0812 0832 0852 0907 Then      27 47 07       1847  --   --   --
Loughton Station              0608 0638 0715 0735 0755 0815 0835 0855 0910 every 20  30 50 10       1850 1910 1930 2000
Loughton, Homebase            0612 0642 0719 0739 0759 0819 0839 0859 0914 minutes   34 54 14       1854 1914 1934 2004
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0615 0645 0722 0742 0803 0823 0842 0902 0917 at        37 57 17       1857 1917 1937 2007
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   0619 0649 0725 0745 0810 0830 0845 0905 0921 these     41 01 21 until 1901 1921 1941 2011
Shernbroke Road, Masons Court 0622 0652 0728 0748 0813 0833 0848 0908 0923 minutes   43 03 23       1903 1923 1943 2013
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      0625 0655 0731 0751 0816 0836 0851 0911 0926 past      46 06 26       1906 1926 1946 2016
Waltham Abbey, Leverton Way   0629 0659 0736 0756 0823 0843 0856 0916 0931 the hour  51 11 31       1911 1931 1951 2021
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0635 0705 0742 0802 0833 0853 0905 0925 0937           57 17 37       1917 1937 1957 2028

                               250  250  250
                               ECC  ECC  ECC
Debden Broadway               2028  --   --
Borders Lane, Murray Hall     2030  --   --
Loughton Station              2033 2138 2233
Loughton, Homebase            2038 2143 2238
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        2041 2146 2241
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   2044 2149 2244
Shernbroke Road, Masons Court 2046 2151 2246
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      2048 2153 2248
Waltham Abbey, Leverton Way   2052 2157 2252
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    2057 2202 2257
ECC - Operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses
BC - Arrives from Cheshunt Brookfield Centre via Longcroft Drive

255/250 Saturdays towards Debden      Other direction      Mon-Fri      Sun


                                    250                                     250  250  250  250
                                    ECC                                     ECC  ECC  ECC  ECC
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0615 ---  0645           15 45          1945 2008 2108 2208 2308
Waltham Abbey, Quaker Lane    0621 0623 0651 Then      21 51          1951 2013 2113 2213 2313
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      0625 0626 0655 every 30  25 55          1955 2016 2116 2216 2316
Honey Lane, Shernbroke Road   0628 0629 0658 minutes   28 58          1958 2019 2119 2219 2319
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   0631 0630 0701 at        31 01          2001 2020 2120 2220 2320
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0636 0633 0706 these     36 06 until    2006 2024 2124 2224 2324
Loughton, Homebase            0640 0637 0710 minutes   40 10          2010 2027 2127 2227 2327
Loughton Station              0645 0641 0715 past      45 15          2015 2032 2132 2232 2332
Borders Lane, Murray Hall     0648 ---  0718 the hour  48 18          2018 2035  --   --  2335
Debden Broadway               0650 ---  0720           50 20          2020 2037  --   --  2337

ECC - Operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses

255/250 Saturdays towards Cheshunt or Harlow      Other direction      Mon-Fri      Sun


                               250                                     250  250  250  250
                               ECC                                     ECC  ECC  ECC  ECC
Debden Broadway                --  0705           35 05          1905 1933 2028  --   --
Borders Lane, Murray Hall      --  0707 Then      37 07          1907 1935 2030  --   --
Loughton Station              0650 0710 every 30  40 10          1910 1938 2033 2138 2233
Loughton, Homebase            0654 0715 minutes   45 15          1915 1943 2038 2143 2238
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0658 0719 at        49 19          1919 1946 2041 2146 2241
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   0701 0724 these     54 24 until    1924 1949 2044 2149 2244
Shernbroke Road, Masons Court 0702 0726 minutes   56 26          1926 1951 2046 2151 2246
Waltham Abbey, Green Man      0704 0729 past      59 29          1929 1953 2048 2153 2248
Waltham Abbey, Leverton Way   0708 0734 the hour  04 34          1934 1957 2052 2157 2252
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0713 0740           10 40          1940 2002 2057 2202 2257
ECC - Operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses

240/250 Sundays/Public Holidays (not Christmas/Boxing Days) towards Debden (operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses)    Other direction   Mon-Fri   Sat


                               250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  251
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0835 0935 1035 1135 1235 1335 1435 1535 1635 1735 1835 1935 2035 2135 2235 2259
Waltham Abbey, Quaker Lane    0841 0941 1041 1141 1241 1341 1441 1541 1641 1741 1841 1941 2041 2141 2241 2304
Honey Lane, Margherita Road   0850 0950 1050 1150 1250 1350 1450 1550 1650 1750 1850 1950 2050 2150 2250  UP
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0853 0953 1053 1153 1253 1353 1453 1553 1653 1753 1853 1953 2053 2153 2253 2316
Loughton, Homebase            0857 0957 1057 1157 1257 1357 1457 1557 1657 1757 1857 1957 2057 2157 2257 2319
Loughton Station              0904 1004 1104 1204 1304 1404 1504 1604 1704 1804 1904 2004 2104 2204 2304 2324
Borders Lane, Murray Hall     0907  --  1107  --  1307  --  1507  --  1707  --  1907  --  2107  --  2307 2328
Oakwood Hill, River Hill       --  1007  --  1207  --  1407  --  1607  --  1807  --  2007  --  2207  --   --
Debden Broadway               0910 1010 1110 1210 1310 1410 1510 1610 1710 1810 1910 2010 2110 2210 2310 2330
UP - Operates via Upshire
 

240/250 Sundays/Public Holidays (not Christmas/Boxing Days) towards Waltham Cross (operated for Essex County Council by Regal Buses)  Other direction   Mon-Fri   Sat


                               251  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250  240  250
Debden Broadway               0742 0814 0914 1014 1114 1214 1314 1414 1514 1614 1714 1814 1914 2014 2114 2214
Oakwood Hill, River Hill       --   --  0917  --  1117  --  1317  --  1517  --  1717  --  1917  --  2117  --
Borders Lane, Murray Hall     0744 0817  --  1017  --  1217  --  1417  --  1617  --  1817  --  2017  --  2217
Loughton Station              0748 0082 0921 1021 1121 1221 1321 1421 1521 1621 1721 1821 1921 2021 2121 2221
Loughton, Homebase            0753 0082 0928 1028 1128 1228 1328 1428 1528 1628 1728 1828 1928 2028 2128 2228
Wake Arms, Old Orleans        0756 0083 0932 1032 1132 1232 1332 1432 1532 1632 1732 1832 1932 2032 2132 2232
Honey Lane, Margherita Road    UP  0835 0935 1035 1135 1235 1335 1435 1535 1635 1735 1835 1935 2035 2135 2235
Waltham Abbey, Leverton Way   0808 0845 0945 1045 1145 1245 1345 1445 1545 1645 1745 1845 1945 2045 2145 2245
Waltham Cross, Bus Station    0813 0851 0951 1051 1151 1251 1351 1451 1551 1651 1751 1851 1951 2051 2151 2251
UP - Operates via Upshire

Note: There is no service on Christmas Day or Boxing Day.

Operated by Roadrunner Buses (255), Regal Busways (250/240) 

Timetables revised 09/09/13 - though precise date of introduction is unclear due to lack of publicity material - (240/250 early morning journeys, evening and Sunday service: 05/09/11)

Route record

Waltham Cross - Waltham Abbey - Wake Arms - Loughton - Debden
Waltham Cross Bus Station - Eleanor Cross Road - Waltham Cross Station - Eleanor Cross Road - Station Road - High Bridge Street - Waltham Abbey - Green Yard - Leverton Way - Quaker Lane - Sun Street - Sewardstone Road - Farm Hill Road - Honey Lane - Shernbroke Road - Honey Lane - Skillet Hill - Woodridden Hill - Wake Arms Roundabout - Goldings Hill - Church Hill - High Road - Old Station Road - Station Approach - Loughton Station - Station Approach - Alderton Hill
then (routes 250/255)
Alderton Hall Lane - Border's Lane - Chigwell Lane
or (route 240)
Roding Road - Oakwood Hill - Chigwell Lane
then (routes 240/250/255)
The Broadway - Burton Road - Debden Station
Note: The last Sunday journey (which runs as 251) use the normal 251 route as above to Farm Hall Road and Broomstick Hall Road - Ninefields - Winters Way - Ninefields - Upshire Road to Upshire Princesfield Road, then continue via Upshire Road - Woodgreen Lane - Woodgreen Road to Woodridden Hill and as above to Debden Station.

Debden - Loughton - Wake Arms - Waltham Abbey - Waltham Cross
(Routes 240/250/255)
Debden Station - Burton Drive - The Broadway
then (routes 250/255)
Chigwell Lane - Border's Lane - Alderton Hall Lane
or (route 240)
Chigwell Lane - Oakwood Hill - Roding Road
then (routes 240/250/255)
Alderton Hill - Station Approach - Loughton Station - Station Approach - Old Station Road - High Road - Church Hill - Goldings Hill - Wake Arms Roundabout - Woodridden Hill - Skillet Hill - Honey Lane - Shernbroke Road - Honey Lane - Shernbroke Road - Honey Lane - Farm Hill Road - Sewardstone Road - Sun Street - Quaker Lane - Leverton Way - Green Yard - Waltham Abbey - High Bridge Street - Station Road - Eleanor Cross Road - Waltham Cross Station - Eleanor Cross Road - Waltham Cross Bus Station
Note: The first Sunday journey (which runs as 251) run as above as far as Woodridden Hill then via Woodgreen Road - Woodgreen Lane - Upshire Road to Upshire Princesfield Road then via normal 251 route via Upshire Road - Ninefields - Winters Way - Ninefields - Broomstick Hall Road to Farm Hall Road and as above to Waltham Cross Bus Station.

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