Abellio London now operates route 159

Abellio London now operates route 159

On Saturday 12th December, Abellio London started operating the 159, its biggest bus route yet. Route 159 runs between Streatham and Marble Arch and is operated with New Routemaster buses from Battersea depot.

This new service runs under contracts to Transport for London and Abellio successfully won the contract to operate the route for the next five years

The business has undertaken a recruitment campaign to employ the 120 additional staff required for the route and has taken delivery of 39 new buses, built by Wrightbus in Northern Ireland.