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Route N242

Homerton Clapton Park Hackney Dalston Shoreditch Bank Holborn Tottenham Court Road Station

24 hour service

Temporarily (?) diverted away from Threadneedle Street towards Homerton

Temporary diversion towards Homerton in St Paul's area

Weeknights Friday night/Saturday morning Saturday night/Sunday morning

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

For day services over this route, see
- Route 242 timetable (Homerton - Shoreditch)
- Route 8 timetable (Shoreditch - Tottenham Court Road Station)

Note: This route is classed as high frequency, and as such controllers will endeavour to provide an even service rather than necessarily adhering exactly to the times shown.

N242 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station          Other direction       Friday nights       Saturday nights   


Homerton Hospital, Wardle Street                  0000 0032 0104 0135 0205 0235 0305 0335 0405 0435
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0006 0038 0110 0141 0211 0241 0311 0341 0411 0441
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0013 0045 0117 0148 0218 0248 0318 0348 0418 0448
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0017 0049 0121 0152 0222 0252 0322 0352 0422 0452
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0026 0058 0130 0200 0230 0300 0331 0401 0431 0501
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0030 0102 0134 0204 0234 0304 0335 0405 0435 0505
Bank Station, Poultry                             0035 0107 0139 0209 0239 0309 0340 0410 0440 0510
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0038 0110 0141 0211 0241 0311 0342 0412 0443 0513
Holborn Station, High Holborn                     0043 0115 0146 0216 0245 0315 0346 0417 0448 0518
St Giles High Street, Shaftesbury Avenue          0046 0118 0149 0219 0248 0318 0349 0420 0451 0521

N242 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Homerton          Other direction       Friday nights       Saturday nights  


Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0000 0032 0104 0134 0204 0234 0304 0334 0404 0434 0500
Holborn Station, Procter Street                   0003 0035 0107 0137 0207 0237 0307 0337 0407 0437 0503
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0007 0039 0111 0141 0211 0241 0311 0341 0411 0441 0507
Bank Station, Poultry                             0010 0042 0114 0144 0214 0244 0314 0344 0414 0444 0509
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0016 0048 0120 0150 0220 0250 0320 0350 0420 0450 0515
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0020 0052 0124 0154 0223 0253 0323 0353 0423 0453 0518
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0028 0100 0132 0202 0231 0301 0331 0400 0430 0500 0526
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0033 0105 0137 0207 0236 0306 0336 0405 0435 0505 0531
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0040 0112 0143 0213 0242 0312 0342 0411 0441 0511 0537
Homerton Hospital, Homerton Grove                 0046 0118 0149 0219 0248 0318 0348 0417 0447 0517 0543

N242 Friday night/Saturday morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station          Other direction       Weeknights       Saturday nights  


Homerton Hospital, Wardle Street                  2357 0029 0100 0132 0203 0234 0305 0335 0405 0435
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0003 0035 0106 0138 0209 0240 0311 0341 0411 0441
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0011 0043 0114 0146 0217 0248 0319 0349 0419 0448
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0016 0048 0119 0151 0222 0253 0324 0354 0423 0452
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0030 0102 0133 0205 0236 0306 0337 0405 0433 0501
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0035 0107 0137 0209 0240 0310 0341 0409 0436 0504
Bank Station, Poultry                             0042 0114 0144 0216 0246 0316 0346 0414 0440 0508
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0045 0117 0146 0218 0248 0318 0348 0416 0442 0510
Holborn Station, High Holborn                     0050 0122 0151 0223 0253 0323 0353 0420 0446 0514
St Giles High Street, Shaftesbury Avenue          0053 0125 0154 0226 0256 0326 0356 0423 0449 0517

N242 Friday night/Saturday morning towards Homerton          Other direction       Weeknights       Saturday nights   


Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0000 0032 0103 0134 0204 0234 0304 0334 0404 0434 0500
Holborn Station, Procter Street                   0003 0035 0106 0137 0207 0237 0307 0337 0407 0437 0503
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0007 0039 0110 0141 0211 0241 0311 0341 0411 0441 0507
Bank Station, Poultry                             0010 0042 0113 0144 0214 0244 0314 0344 0414 0444 0509
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0020 0052 0122 0153 0223 0252 0322 0351 0420 0450 0515
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0025 0057 0127 0158 0228 0256 0326 0355 0424 0454 0518
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0036 0108 0138 0209 0239 0306 0336 0405 0432 0502 0526
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0042 0114 0144 0215 0245 0312 0341 0410 0437 0507 0531
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0049 0121 0151 0222 0252 0319 0348 0417 0443 0513 0537
Homerton Hospital, Homerton Grove                 0055 0127 0157 0228 0258 0325 0354 0423 0449 0519 0543

N242 Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station          Other direction       Weeknights       Friday nights   


Homerton Hospital, Wardle Street                  2357 0028 0100 0130 0202 0234 0304 0335 0405 0435
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0003 0034 0106 0136 0208 0240 0310 0341 0411 0441
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0011 0042 0114 0144 0216 0248 0318 0349 0419 0448
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0016 0047 0119 0149 0221 0253 0323 0353 0423 0452
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0031 0103 0135 0205 0237 0308 0337 0406 0433 0501
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0037 0108 0139 0209 0241 0312 0341 0410 0436 0504
Bank Station, Poultry                             0044 0115 0146 0216 0247 0317 0347 0415 0440 0508
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0047 0118 0148 0218 0249 0319 0349 0417 0442 0510
Holborn Station, High Holborn                     0052 0123 0153 0223 0253 0323 0353 0421 0446 0514
St Giles High Street, Shaftesbury Avenue          0055 0126 0156 0226 0256 0326 0356 0424 0449 0517

N242 Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Homerton          Other direction       Weeknights       Friday nights  


Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0000 0029 0103 0134 0204 0234 0304 0334 0404 0434 0500
Holborn Station, Procter Street                   0003 0032 0106 0137 0207 0237 0307 0337 0407 0437 0503
St Paul's Station, Newgate Street                 0007 0036 0110 0141 0211 0241 0311 0341 0411 0441 0507
Bank Station, Poultry                             0010 0039 0113 0144 0214 0244 0314 0344 0414 0444 0509
Liverpool Street Station, Bishopsgate             0020 0049 0123 0153 0223 0252 0322 0351 0420 0450 0515
Shoreditch, Church (High Street)                  0025 0054 0128 0158 0228 0257 0327 0356 0424 0453 0518
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0036 0105 0139 0210 0240 0309 0339 0406 0432 0501 0526
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0042 0111 0145 0216 0246 0315 0344 0411 0437 0506 0531
Clapton Park, Millfields Road                     0049 0118 0152 0223 0253 0322 0350 0417 0443 0512 0537
Homerton Hospital, Homerton Grove                 0055 0124 0158 0229 0259 0328 0356 0423 0449 0518 0543

Public Holidays: Generally operates normally. There is no service on the night before or after Christmas Day. A Saturday night/Sunday morning service runs on New Year's Eve night/New Year's Day morning.

Please see the Christmas and New Year page for details of the general service pattern applying from year to year (some routes may show additional variations).

Operated by Arriva London for London Buses.

Temporary diversion towards Homerton in St Paul's area 07/02/22. Timetable as 27/11/21. Temporary diversion towards Hainault away from Threadneedle Street continued.

Route record

Homerton Clapton Park Hackney Dalston Shoreditch Bank Holborn Tottenham Court Road Station
Homerton Hospital Wardle Street - Homerton High Street - Brooksby's Walk - Chatsworth Road - Dunlace Road - Glyn Road - Redwald Road - Clapton Park - Daubeney Road - Mandeville Street - Millfields Road - Powerscroft Road - Median Road - Lower Clapton Road - Dalston Lane - Hackney Downs Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Central Station - Mare Street - Graham Road - Dalston Lane - Dalston Junction Station - Kingsland Road - Haggerston Station - Kingsland Road - Hoxton Station - Kingsland Road - Shoreditch High Street - Shoreditch High Street Station - Shoreditch High Street - Norton Folgate - Bishopsgate - Liverpool Street Station - Bishopsgate - Threadneedle Street - Bank Station - Mansion House Street - Poultry - Cheapside - St Paul's Station - Newgate Street - Holborn Viaduct - City Thameslink Station - Holborn Viaduct - Holborn Circus - Holborn - Chancery Lane Station - High Holborn - Holborn Station - High Holborn - St Giles High Street Shaftesbury Avenue (for Tottenham Court Road Station)

Tottenham Court Road Station Holborn Bank Shoreditch Dalston Hackney Clapton Park Homerton
Tottenham Court Road Station New Oxford Street - New Oxford Street - Bloomsbury Way - Vernon Place (for Holborn Station) - Theobald's Road - Drake Street - Procter Street - High Holborn - Chancery Lane Station - Holborn - Holborn Circus - Holborn Viaduct - City Thameslink Station - Holborn Viaduct - Newgate Street - King Edward Street - Little Britain - Montague Street - Aldersgate Street - St Martin's-le-grand - St Paul's Station - Cheapside - Poultry - Mansion House Street - Bank Station - Lombard Street - King William Street - Gracechurch Street - Bishopsgate - Liverpool Street Station - Bishopsgate - Norton Folgate - Shoreditch High Street - Shoreditch High Street Station - Shoreditch High Street - Kingsland Road - Hoxton Station - Kingsland Road - Haggerston Station - Kingsland Road - Dalston Junction Station - Dalston Lane - Graham Road - Mare Street - Hackney Central Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Downs Station - Dalston Lane - Lower Clapton Road - Powerscroft Road - Millfields Road - Mandeville Street - Daubeney Road - Clapton Park - Redwald Road - Glyn Road - Clifden Road - Chatsworth Road - Brooksby's Walk - Homerton Grove - Homerton Hospital Homerton Grove
The section in blue shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via a shorter section of King Edward Street - Angel Street and a shorter section of St Martins-le-grand

The section in red shows the diversion routeing. The normal routeing is via Threadneedle Street and a shorter section of Bishopsgate.

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