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Route N253

Aldgate - Hackney - Finsbury Park - Camden Town - Euston - Tottenham Court Road Station

Night Bus

Temporary change to last stop at Aldgate

Weeknights           Weekends          

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

For day service 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, Bus Station                                   0005           20 35 50 05         0450
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0011           26 41 56 11         0456
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0014           29 44 59 14         0459
Cambridge Heath Station                                0016           31 46 01 16         0501
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0021 Then      36 51 06 21         0506
Clapton, Pond                                          0027 every 15  42 57 12 27         0512
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0033 minutes   48 03 18 33         0518
Manor House Station                                    0039 at these  54 09 24 39 until   0524
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0042 minutes   57 12 27 42         0527
Holloway, Camden Road                                  0045 past      00 15 30 45         0530
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0047 the hour  02 17 32 47         0532
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0050           05 20 35 50         0535
Mornington Crescent Station                            0052           07 22 37 52         0537
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0055           10 25 40 55         0540
St Giles High Street, Denmark Street                   0101           16 31 46 01         0546

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         0510
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0045           00 15 30 45         0515
Mornington Crescent Station                            0048           03 18 33 48         0518
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0051           06 21 36 51         0521
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0054 Then      09 24 39 54         0524
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0057 every 15  12 27 42 57         0527
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0100 minutes   15 30 45 00         0530
Manor House Station                                    0104 at these  19 34 49 04 until   0534
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0110 minutes   25 40 55 10         0540
Clapton, Pond                                          0116 past      31 46 01 16         0546
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0121 the hour  36 51 06 21         0551
Cambridge Heath Station                                0126           41 56 11 26         0556
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0128           43 58 13 28         0558
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0131           46 01 16 31         0601
Aldgate East Station                                   0135           50 05 20 35         0605

N253 Fri night/Sat morning and Sat night/Sun morning towards Tottenham Court Road Station   Other direction  Weeknights


Aldgate, Bus Station                                   0005           17 29 41 53 05           0305 0317 0329 0341 0353 0405 0417 0429 0441 0453
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0011           23 35 47 59 11           0311 0323 0335 0347 0359 0411 0423 0435 0447 0459
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0014           26 38 50 02 14           0314 0326 0338 0350 0402 0414 0426 0438 0450 0502
Cambridge Heath Station                                0016           28 40 52 04 16           0316 0328 0340 0352 0404 0416 0428 0440 0452 0504
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0021 Then      33 45 57 09 21           0321 0333 0345 0357 0409 0421 0433 0445 0457 0509
Clapton, Pond                                          0027 every 12  39 51 03 15 27           0327 0339 0351 0403 0415 0427 0439 0451 0503 0515
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0033 minutes   45 57 09 21 33           0333 0345 0357 0409 0421 0433 0445 0457 0509 0521
Manor House Station                                    0039 at these  51 03 15 27 39 until     0339 0351 0403 0415 0427 0439 0451 0503 0515 0527
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0042 minutes   54 06 18 30 42           0342 0354 0406 0418 0430 0442 0454 0506 0518 0530
Holloway, Camden Road                                  0045 past      57 09 21 33 45           0345 0357 0409 0421 0433 0445 0457 0509 0521 0533
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0048 the hour  00 12 24 36 48           0348 0400 0411 0423 0435 0447 0459 0511 0523 0535
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0052           04 16 28 40 52           0352 0403 0414 0426 0438 0450 0502 0514 0526 0538
Mornington Crescent Station                            0054           06 18 30 42 54           0354 0405 0416 0428 0440 0452 0504 0516 0528 0540
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0057           09 21 33 45 57           0357 0408 0419 0431 0443 0455 0507 0519 0531 0543
St Giles High Street, Denmark Street                   0108           20 32 44 56 08           0408 0418 0428 0438 0449 0501 0513 0525 0537 0549

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


Tottenham Court Road Station, Tottenham Court Road     0033           45 57 09 21 33           0257 0309 0321 0333 0345 0357 0409 0422 0434 0446
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0040           52 04 16 28 40           0304 0316 0328 0340 0352 0404 0415 0427 0439 0451
Mornington Crescent Station                            0043           55 07 19 31 43           0307 0319 0331 0343 0355 0407 0418 0430 0442 0454
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0046           58 10 22 34 46           0310 0322 0334 0346 0358 0410 0421 0433 0445 0457
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0050 Then      02 14 26 38 50           0314 0326 0338 0350 0402 0414 0424 0436 0448 0500
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0053 every 12  05 17 29 41 53           0317 0329 0341 0353 0405 0417 0427 0439 0451 0503
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0057 minutes   09 21 33 45 57           0321 0333 0345 0357 0409 0420 0430 0442 0454 0506
Manor House Station                                    0101 at these  13 25 37 49 01 until     0325 0337 0349 0401 0413 0424 0434 0446 0458 0510
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0108 minutes   20 32 44 56 08           0332 0344 0356 0408 0419 0430 0440 0452 0504 0516
Clapton, Pond                                          0114 past      26 38 50 02 14           0338 0350 0402 0414 0425 0436 0446 0458 0510 0522
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0120 the hour  32 44 56 08 20           0344 0356 0408 0419 0430 0441 0451 0503 0515 0527
Cambridge Heath Station                                0126           38 50 02 14 26           0350 0402 0413 0424 0435 0446 0456 0508 0520 0532
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0128           40 52 04 16 28           0352 0404 0415 0426 0437 0448 0458 0510 0522 0534
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0131           43 55 07 19 31           0355 0407 0418 0429 0440 0451 0501 0513 0525 0537
Aldgate East Station                                   0135           47 59 11 23 35           0359 0411 0422 0433 0444 0455 0505 0517 0529 0541

Tottenham Court Road Station, Tottenham Court Road     0458 0510
Euston Station, Bus Station                            0503 0515
Mornington Crescent Station                            0506 0518
Camden Town Station, Camden Road                       0509 0521
Camden Road, Brecknock Road                            0512 0524
Holloway, Nag's Head (Parkhurst Road)                  0515 0527
Finsbury Park Station, Seven Sisters Road              0518 0530
Manor House Station                                    0522 0534
Stamford Hill Broadway, Clapton Common                 0528 0540
Clapton, Pond                                          0534 0546
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road                  0539 0551
Cambridge Heath Station                                0544 0556
Bethnal Green (LU) Station                             0546 0558
Whitechapel Station, London Hospital                   0549 0601
Aldgate East Station                                   0553 0605

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 Arriva London for London Buses.

Temporary change of last stop at Aldgate introduced 08/09/14. Timetable otherwise as 15/06/13.

Route record

Aldgate - Hackney - Finsbury Park - Camden Town - Euston - Tottenham Court Road Station
Aldgate Station Bus Station - 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 - Stamford Hill - Amhurst Park - Stamford Hill Station - Amhurst Park - Seven Sisters Road - Manor House Station - Seven Sisters Road - Finsbury Park Station - 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 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

Tottenham Court Road Station - Euston - Camden Town - Finsbury Park - Hackney - Aldgate
Tottenham Court Road Station - New Oxford Street - Tottenham Court Road - Goodge Street Station - Tottenham Court Road - Warren Street Station - Euston Road - Euston Square Station - Euston Road - 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 - Stamford Hill - 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
The section in red shows the temporary terminus. Buses normally continue via Whitechapel High Street - Aldgate High Street - Minories to Aldgate Station Bus Station.

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