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Route N253

Aldgate Bethnal Green Hackney Clapton Stamford Hill Finsbury Park Holloway Camden Town Euston Tottenham Court Road Station

Night Bus

Temporary change to Aldgate terminus

Weeknights Weekends

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

For day services over most of this route, see
- Route 254 timetable (Aldgate - Holloway)
- Route 253 timetable (Hackney - Euston)

N253 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station          Other direction       Weekends  


Aldgate, Mansell Street                                0005 0018 0032 0046 0100           15 30 45 00         0415 0429 0441 0453
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0011 0024 0038 0052 0106           21 36 51 06         0421 0435 0447 0459
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0014 0027 0041 0055 0109           24 39 54 09         0424 0438 0450 0502
Cambridge Heath Station                                0016 0029 0043 0057 0111           26 41 56 11         0426 0440 0452 0504
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0021 0034 0048 0102 0116 Then      31 46 01 16         0431 0445 0457 0509
Clapton, Pond                                          0026 0039 0053 0107 0121 every 15  36 51 06 21         0436 0450 0502 0514
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0032 0045 0059 0113 0127 minutes   42 57 12 27         0442 0456 0508 0520
Manor House Station                                    0037 0050 0104 0118 0132 at these  47 02 17 32 until   0447 0501 0513 0525
Finsbury Park Stn., Seven Sisters Road                 0041 0054 0108 0122 0136 minutes   51 06 21 36         0451 0505 0517 0529
Holloway, Camden Road                                  0044 0057 0111 0125 0139 past      54 09 24 39         0454 0508 0520 0532
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0047 0100 0114 0128 0142 the hour  57 12 27 42         0457 0511 0523 0535
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0051 0104 0118 0132 0146           01 16 31 46         0501 0515 0527 0539
Mornington Crescent Station                            0054 0107 0121 0135 0149           04 19 34 49         0504 0518 0530 0542
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0056 0109 0123 0137 0151           06 21 36 51         0506 0520 0532 0544
St Giles High Street, Denmark Street                   0102 0115 0129 0143 0157           12 27 42 57         0512 0526 0538 0550

N253 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Aldgate          Other direction       Weekends  


Tottenham Court Road Station, Tottenham Court Road     0040           55 10 25 40         0410 0422 0434 0446 0458 0510
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0046           01 16 31 46         0416 0428 0440 0452 0504 0516
Mornington Crescent Station                            0048           03 18 33 48         0418 0430 0442 0454 0506 0518
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0051           06 21 36 51         0421 0433 0445 0457 0509 0521
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0055 Then      10 25 40 55         0425 0437 0449 0501 0513 0525
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0058 every 15  13 28 43 58         0428 0440 0452 0504 0516 0528
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0102 minutes   17 32 47 02         0432 0444 0456 0508 0520 0532
Manor House Station                                    0105 at these  20 35 50 05 until   0435 0447 0459 0511 0523 0535
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0110 minutes   25 40 55 10         0440 0452 0504 0516 0528 0540
Clapton, Pond                                          0115 past      30 45 00 15         0445 0457 0509 0521 0533 0545
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0121 the hour  36 51 06 21         0451 0503 0515 0527 0539 0551
Cambridge Heath Station                                0126           41 56 11 26         0456 0508 0520 0532 0544 0556
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0128           43 58 13 28         0458 0510 0522 0534 0546 0558
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0131           46 01 16 31         0501 0513 0525 0537 0549 0601
Aldgate East, Leman Street                             0135           50 05 20 35         0505 0517 0529 0541 0553 0605

N253 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station          Other direction       Weeknights  


Aldgate, Mansell Street                                0005           17 29 41 53 05           0205 0217 0229 0241 0253 0305 0317 0329 0341 0353
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0012           24 36 48 00 12           0212 0224 0236 0248 0300 0312 0324 0336 0348 0400
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0016           28 40 52 04 16           0216 0228 0240 0252 0304 0316 0328 0340 0352 0404
Cambridge Heath Station                                0019           31 43 55 07 19           0219 0231 0243 0255 0307 0319 0331 0343 0354 0406
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0026 Then      38 50 02 14 26           0226 0238 0250 0302 0314 0326 0337 0349 0400 0412
Clapton, Pond                                          0032 every 12  44 56 08 20 32           0232 0244 0256 0308 0320 0332 0343 0355 0406 0417
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0039 minutes   51 03 15 27 39           0239 0251 0303 0315 0326 0338 0349 0401 0412 0423
Manor House Station                                    0044 at these  56 08 20 32 44 until     0244 0256 0308 0320 0331 0343 0354 0406 0417 0428
Finsbury Park Stn., Seven Sisters Road                 0048 minutes   00 12 24 36 48           0248 0300 0312 0324 0335 0347 0358 0410 0421 0432
Holloway, Camden Road                                  0052 past      04 16 28 40 52           0252 0303 0315 0327 0338 0350 0401 0413 0424 0435
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0055 the hour  07 19 31 43 55           0255 0306 0318 0330 0341 0353 0404 0416 0427 0438
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0059           11 23 35 47 59           0259 0310 0322 0334 0345 0357 0408 0420 0431 0442
Mornington Crescent Station                            0102           14 26 38 50 02           0302 0313 0325 0337 0348 0400 0411 0423 0434 0445
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0104           16 28 40 52 04           0304 0315 0327 0339 0350 0402 0413 0425 0436 0447
St Giles High Street, Denmark Street                   0112           24 36 48 00 12           0312 0323 0335 0347 0358 0409 0420 0431 0442 0453

Aldgate, Mansell Street                                0405 0417 0429 0441 0453
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0412 0424 0435 0447 0459
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0416 0427 0438 0450 0502
Cambridge Heath Station                                0418 0429 0440 0452 0504
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0423 0434 0445 0457 0509
Clapton, Pond                                          0428 0439 0450 0502 0514
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0434 0445 0456 0508 0520
Manor House Station                                    0439 0450 0501 0513 0525
Finsbury Park Stn., Seven Sisters Road                 0443 0454 0505 0517 0529
Holloway, Camden Road                                  0446 0457 0508 0520 0532
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0449 0500 0511 0523 0535
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0453 0504 0515 0527 0539
Mornington Crescent Station                            0456 0507 0518 0530 0542
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0458 0509 0520 0532 0544
St Giles High Street, Denmark Street                   0504 0515 0526 0538 0550

N253 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Aldgate          Other direction       Weeknights  


Tottenham Court Road Station, Tottenham Court Road     0032 0044 0056 0108 0120 0132 0144 0156 0208 0220 0232 0244 0256 0308 0320 0332 0344 0357
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0040 0052 0104 0116 0128 0140 0152 0204 0216 0228 0240 0252 0304 0316 0328 0339 0351 0404
Mornington Crescent Station                            0043 0055 0107 0119 0131 0143 0155 0207 0219 0231 0243 0255 0307 0319 0331 0342 0354 0406
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0047 0059 0111 0123 0135 0147 0159 0211 0223 0235 0247 0259 0311 0322 0334 0345 0357 0409
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0052 0104 0116 0128 0140 0152 0204 0216 0228 0240 0252 0304 0315 0326 0338 0349 0401 0413
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0055 0107 0119 0131 0143 0155 0207 0219 0231 0243 0255 0307 0318 0329 0341 0352 0404 0416
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0059 0111 0123 0135 0147 0159 0211 0223 0235 0247 0259 0311 0322 0333 0345 0356 0408 0420
Manor House Station                                    0103 0115 0127 0139 0151 0203 0215 0227 0239 0251 0303 0314 0325 0336 0348 0359 0411 0423
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0109 0121 0133 0145 0157 0209 0221 0233 0245 0256 0308 0319 0330 0341 0353 0405 0416 0428
Clapton, Pond                                          0116 0128 0140 0152 0204 0216 0228 0240 0252 0303 0314 0325 0336 0347 0359 0410 0421 0433
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0122 0134 0146 0158 0210 0222 0234 0246 0258 0309 0320 0331 0342 0353 0405 0416 0427 0439
Cambridge Heath Station                                0128 0140 0152 0204 0216 0228 0240 0252 0304 0315 0326 0337 0348 0359 0410 0421 0432 0444
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0130 0142 0154 0206 0218 0230 0242 0254 0306 0317 0328 0339 0350 0401 0412 0423 0434 0446
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0133 0145 0157 0209 0221 0233 0245 0257 0309 0320 0331 0342 0353 0404 0415 0426 0437 0449
Aldgate East, Leman Street                             0137 0149 0201 0213 0225 0237 0249 0301 0313 0324 0335 0346 0357 0408 0419 0430 0441 0453

Tottenham Court Road Station, Tottenham Court Road     0410 0422 0434 0446 0458 0510
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0416 0428 0440 0452 0504 0516
Mornington Crescent Station                            0418 0430 0442 0454 0506 0518
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0421 0433 0445 0457 0509 0521
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0425 0437 0449 0501 0513 0525
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0428 0440 0452 0504 0516 0528
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0432 0444 0456 0508 0520 0532
Manor House Station                                    0435 0447 0459 0511 0523 0535
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0440 0452 0504 0516 0528 0540
Clapton, Pond                                          0445 0457 0509 0521 0533 0545
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0451 0503 0515 0527 0539 0551
Cambridge Heath Station                                0456 0508 0520 0532 0544 0556
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0458 0510 0522 0534 0546 0558
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0501 0513 0525 0537 0549 0601
Aldgate East, Leman Street                             0505 0517 0529 0541 0553 0605

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 Christmas and New Year page for more details of night bus operations as a whole, but some routes may show additional variations.

Operated by Arriva London for London Buses.

Timetable revised 28/02/15. Temporary change to first and last stop at Aldgate continued.

Route record

Aldgate Bethnal Green Hackney Clapton Stamford Hill Finsbury Park Holloway Camden Town Euston Tottenham Court Road Station
Aldgate Mansell Street - Mansell Street - Aldgate High Street - St Botolph Street - Middlesex Street - Whitechapel High Street - Aldgate East Station - Whitechapel High Street - Whitechapel Road - Whitechapel Station - Whitechapel Road - Cambridge Heath Road - Bethnal Green (Central Line) Station - Cambridge Heath Road - Cambridge Heath Station - Cambridge Heath Road - Mare Street - Hackney Central Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Downs Station - Dalston Lane - Lower Clapton Road - Upper Clapton Road - Clapton Station - Upper Clapton Road - Clapton Common - Amhurst Park - Stamford Hill Station - Amhurst Park - Seven Sisters Road - Manor House Station - Seven Sisters Road - Finsbury Park Station - Seven Sisters Road - Isledon Road - Tollington Road - Holloway - Camden Road - Camden Road Station - Camden Road - Camden Town Station - Bayham Street - Crowndale Road - Mornington Crescent Station - Eversholt Street - Euston Station Bus Station - Euston Grove - Euston Road - Euston Square Station (for Warren Street Station) - Gower Street - Bedford Square - Bloomsbury Street - Shaftesbury Avenue - St Giles High Street - Tottenham Court Road Station St Giles High Street
The section in red shows the temporary terminus. Buses normally start from Aldgate Station Bus Station to Aldgate High Street.

Tottenham Court Road Station Euston Camden Town Holloway Finsbury Park Stamford Hill Clapton Hackney Bethnal Green Aldgate
Tottenham Court Road Station Tottenham Court Road - Tottenham Court Road - Goodge Street Station - Tottenham Court Road - Warren Street Station - Euston Road - Euston Square Station - Euston Road - Euston Grove - Euston Station Bus Station - Eversholt Street - Mornington Crescent Station - Camden High Street - Camden Town Station - Camden Road - Camden Road Station - Camden Road - Parkhurst Road - Holloway - Seven Sisters Road - Finsbury Park Station - Seven Sisters Road - Manor House Station - Seven Sisters Road - Amhurst Park - Stamford Hill Station - Amhurst Park - Clapton Common - Upper Clapton Road - Clapton Station - Upper Clapton Road - Lower Clapton Road - Dalston Lane - Hackney Downs Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Central Station - Mare Street - Cambridge Heath Road - Cambridge Heath Station - Cambridge Heath Road - Bethnal Green (Central Line) Station - Cambridge Heath Road - Whitechapel Road - Whitechapel Station - Whitechapel Road - Whitechapel High Street - Aldgate East Station - Colchester Street - Leman Street - Aldgate East Leman Street
The section in red shows the temporary terminus. Buses normally run via the full length of Whitechapel High Street - Aldgate High Street to Minories.

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