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Route N55

Woodford Wells - Wanstead - Leyton - Hackney - Shoreditch - Oxford Circus

Night Bus

Weeknights           Weekends          

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

For day service see
- Route W13 timetable (Woodford Wells-Leytonstone Green Man)
- Route 55 timetable (Leyton-Oxford Circus)

N55 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Oxford Circus       Other direction      Weekends


Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      2400 0030 0100 0130 0200 0230 0300 0330 0400 0430
South Woodford Station, Cowslip Road              0006 0036 0106 0136 0206 0236 0306 0336 0406 0436
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0009 0039 0109 0139 0209 0239 0309 0339 0409 0439
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0012 0042 0112 0142 0212 0242 0312 0342 0412 0442
Whipps Cross, Roundabout                          0016 0046 0116 0146 0216 0246 0316 0346 0416 0446
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0020 0050 0120 0150 0220 0250 0320 0350 0420 0450
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0022 0052 0122 0152 0222 0252 0322 0352 0422 0452
Clapton, Pond                                     0027 0057 0127 0157 0227 0257 0327 0357 0428 0458
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0031 0101 0131 0201 0231 0301 0331 0401 0432 0502
Cambridge Heath Station                           0037 0107 0137 0207 0237 0307 0337 0407 0438 0508
Shoreditch, Church (Hackney Road)                 0041 0111 0141 0211 0241 0311 0341 0411 0442 0512
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0045 0115 0145 0215 0245 0315 0345 0414 0445 0515
Clerkenwell Green                                 0049 0119 0149 0219 0249 0319 0349 0418 0449 0519
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0054 0124 0154 0224 0254 0324 0354 0423 0454 0524
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0056 0126 0156 0226 0256 0326 0356 0425 0456 0526
Oxford Circus, Harewood Place                     0103 0132 0202 0232 0302 0332 0402 0432 0503 0533

N55 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Woodford Wells      Other direction      Weekends


Oxford Circus, Holles Street                      0113 0143 0213 0243 0313 0343 0413 0443
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0121 0151 0221 0251 0321 0350 0420 0450
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0123 0153 0223 0253 0323 0352 0422 0452
Clerkenwell Road, St John's Square                0127 0157 0227 0257 0327 0356 0426 0456
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0130 0200 0230 0300 0330 0359 0429 0459
Shoreditch, Church (Old Street)                   0133 0203 0233 0303 0333 0402 0432 0502
Cambridge Heath Station                           0138 0208 0238 0307 0337 0406 0436 0506
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0144 0214 0244 0313 0343 0412 0442 0512
Clapton, Pond                                     0149 0219 0249 0318 0348 0417 0447 0517
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0154 0224 0254 0323 0353 0423 0453 0523
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0157 0227 0257 0326 0356 0426 0456 0526
Whipps Cross, Lea Bridge Road                     0200 0230 0300 0329 0359 0429 0459 0529
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0202 0232 0302 0331 0401 0431 0501 0531
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0204 0234 0304 0333 0403 0433 0503 0533
South Woodford Station, George Lane               0207 0237 0307 0336 0406 0436 0506 0536
Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      0214 0244 0313 0342 0412 0442 0512 0542

N55 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Oxford Circus    Other direction      Weeknights


Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      2355 0007 0019 0031 0043 0055 0107 0119 0131 0143 0155 0207 0219 0231 0243 0255 0307 0319
South Woodford Station, Cowslip Road              0002 0014 0026 0038 0050 0102 0114 0126 0138 0150 0202 0213 0225 0237 0249 0301 0313 0325
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0006 0018 0030 0042 0054 0106 0118 0130 0142 0154 0206 0217 0229 0241 0253 0304 0316 0328
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0009 0021 0033 0045 0057 0109 0121 0133 0145 0157 0209 0220 0232 0244 0256 0307 0319 0331
Whipps Cross, Roundabout                          0013 0025 0037 0049 0101 0113 0125 0137 0149 0201 0213 0224 0236 0248 0300 0311 0323 0335
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0017 0029 0041 0053 0105 0117 0129 0141 0153 0205 0217 0228 0240 0252 0304 0315 0327 0339
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0019 0031 0043 0055 0107 0119 0131 0143 0155 0207 0219 0230 0242 0254 0306 0317 0329 0341
Clapton, Pond                                     0025 0037 0049 0101 0113 0125 0137 0149 0201 0213 0225 0236 0248 0300 0311 0322 0334 0346
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0030 0042 0054 0106 0118 0130 0141 0153 0205 0217 0229 0240 0252 0303 0314 0325 0337 0349
Cambridge Heath Station                           0038 0050 0102 0114 0126 0137 0148 0200 0212 0224 0236 0247 0258 0309 0320 0331 0343 0355
Shoreditch, Church (Hackney Road)                 0043 0055 0107 0119 0131 0142 0153 0205 0217 0228 0240 0251 0302 0313 0324 0335 0347 0359
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0049 0101 0113 0125 0137 0148 0159 0211 0222 0233 0245 0256 0307 0318 0329 0340 0352 0404
Clerkenwell Green                                 0054 0106 0118 0130 0142 0153 0204 0215 0226 0237 0249 0300 0311 0322 0333 0344 0356 0408
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0100 0112 0124 0136 0148 0159 0210 0221 0232 0243 0254 0305 0316 0327 0338 0349 0401 0413
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0103 0115 0127 0139 0151 0202 0213 0224 0235 0246 0257 0308 0319 0330 0341 0352 0404 0415
Oxford Circus, Harewood Place                     0111 0123 0135 0147 0159 0210 0221 0232 0243 0254 0305 0316 0327 0338 0349 0400 0411 0422

Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      0331 0343 0355 0407 0419 0431
South Woodford Station, Cowslip Road              0337 0349 0401 0413 0425 0437
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0340 0352 0404 0416 0428 0440
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0343 0355 0407 0419 0431 0443
Whipps Cross, Roundabout                          0347 0358 0410 0422 0434 0446
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0351 0402 0414 0426 0438 0450
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0353 0404 0416 0428 0440 0452
Clapton, Pond                                     0358 0409 0421 0433 0445 0457
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0401 0412 0424 0436 0448 0500
Cambridge Heath Station                           0407 0418 0430 0442 0454 0506
Shoreditch, Church (Hackney Road)                 0411 0422 0434 0446 0458 0510
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0415 0426 0438 0450 0502 0514
Clerkenwell Green                                 0419 0430 0442 0454 0506 0518
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0424 0435 0447 0459 0511 0523
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0426 0437 0449 0501 0513 0525
Oxford Circus, Harewood Place                     0433 0444 0456 0508 0520 0532

N55 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Woodford Wells   Other direction      Weeknights


Oxford Circus, Holles Street                      0106 0118 0130 0142 0154 0206 0218 0230 0242 0254 0306 0318 0330 0342 0354 0406 0418 0430
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0118 0130 0142 0154 0206 0218 0230 0242 0254 0306 0317 0329 0341 0353 0405 0416 0428 0439
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0121 0133 0145 0157 0209 0221 0233 0245 0257 0308 0319 0331 0343 0355 0407 0418 0430 0441
Clerkenwell Road, St John's Square                0126 0138 0150 0202 0214 0226 0238 0250 0302 0313 0324 0336 0348 0400 0412 0422 0434 0445
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0131 0143 0155 0207 0219 0231 0243 0255 0307 0318 0329 0341 0353 0405 0416 0426 0437 0448
Shoreditch, Church (Old Street)                   0137 0149 0201 0212 0224 0236 0248 0300 0312 0323 0334 0346 0358 0409 0419 0429 0440 0451
Cambridge Heath Station                           0144 0156 0208 0220 0232 0244 0256 0308 0319 0330 0341 0353 0405 0415 0425 0435 0446 0457
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0151 0203 0215 0227 0239 0251 0303 0315 0326 0337 0348 0400 0411 0421 0431 0441 0452 0503
Clapton, Pond                                     0157 0209 0221 0233 0245 0257 0309 0321 0332 0343 0354 0406 0416 0426 0436 0446 0457 0508
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0203 0215 0227 0239 0251 0303 0315 0327 0338 0349 0400 0411 0421 0431 0441 0451 0502 0513
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0206 0218 0230 0242 0254 0306 0318 0330 0341 0352 0403 0414 0424 0434 0444 0454 0505 0516
Whipps Cross, Lea Bridge Road                     0209 0221 0233 0245 0257 0309 0321 0333 0344 0355 0406 0417 0427 0437 0447 0457 0508 0519
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0212 0224 0236 0248 0300 0312 0324 0335 0346 0357 0408 0419 0429 0439 0449 0459 0510 0521
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0214 0226 0238 0250 0302 0314 0326 0337 0348 0359 0410 0421 0431 0441 0451 0501 0512 0523
South Woodford Station, George Lane               0217 0229 0241 0253 0305 0317 0329 0340 0351 0402 0413 0424 0434 0444 0454 0504 0515 0526
Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      0224 0236 0248 0300 0312 0324 0335 0346 0357 0408 0419 0430 0440 0450 0500 0510 0521 0532

Oxford Circus, Holles Street                      0442
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0451
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0453
Clerkenwell Road, St John's Square                0457
Old Street Station, Old Street                    0500
Shoreditch, Church (Old Street)                   0503
Cambridge Heath Station                           0508
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0514
Clapton, Pond                                     0519
Lea Bridge Road, Markhouse Road                   0524
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0527
Whipps Cross, Lea Bridge Road                     0530
Leytonstone, Whipps Cross Road                    0532
Wanstead Station, Cambridge Park                  0534
South Woodford Station, George Lane               0537
Woodford Wells, Horse & Well                      0543

Public holidays: Different service patterns may apply around bank holidays, with substantial enhancements on certain nights, but no service on the night before or after Christmas Day. Fuller details of arrangements over Easter and Christmas/New Year can be found via the home page nearer the time.

Operated by Stagecoach London for London Buses

Timetable revised 27/09/14. Temporarily diverted eastbound away from New Oxford Street between 27/10/14 and 30/11/14 inclusive.

Route record

Woodford Wells - Wanstead - Leyton - Hackney - Shoreditch - Oxford Circus
Woodford Wells Horse & Well - High Road - Woodford Green - High Road - George Lane - The Viaduct - South Woodford Station - Mulberry Way - Daisy Road - Cowslip Road - George Lane - Hermon Hill - High Street - Wanstead Station - Cambridge Park - Blake Hall Road - Bush Road - Leytonstone Green Man Roundabout - Whipps Cross Road - Whipps Cross - Lea Bridge Road - Leyton - Lea Bridge Road - Clapton - Lower Clapton Road - Dalston Lane -  Hackney Downs Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Central Station - Mare Street - Cambridge Heath Road - Hackney Road - Shoreditch - Old Street - Old Street Station - Old Street - Clerkenwell Road - Theobalds Road - Drake Street - Proctor Street - High Holborn - Holborn Station - High Holborn - New Oxford Street - Tottenham Court Road Station - Oxford Street - Oxford Circus Station - Regent Street - Hanover Street - Hanover Square - Oxford Circus Harewood Place

Oxford Circus - Shoreditch - Hackney - Leyton - Wanstead - Woodford Wells
Oxford Circus Holles Street - Cavendish Square - Cavendish Place - Regent Street - Oxford Street - Oxford Circus Station - Oxford Street - Tottenham Court Road Station - New Oxford Street - Bloomsbury Way - Vernon Place (for Holborn Station) - Theobalds Road - Clerkenwell Road - Old Street - Old Street Station - Old Street - Shoreditch - Hackney Road - Cambridge Heath Station - Cambridge Heath Road - Mare Street - Hackney Central Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Downs Station - Dalston Lane - Lower Clapton Road - Clapton - Lea Bridge Road - Leyton - Lea Bridge Road - Whipps Cross - Whipps Cross Road - Leytonstone Green Man Roundabout - Cambridge Park - Wanstead Station - High Street - Hermon Hill - George Lane - South Woodford Station - Mulberry Way - The Viaduct - George Lane - High Road - Woodford Green - High Road - Woodford Wells Horse & Well

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