Abellio commence operation of TfL routes 24, 27 and 267

Abellio commence operation of TfL routes 24, 27 and 267

On 9th November 2019, Abellio commenced the operation of 3 new routes, introducing TfL services 24, 27 and 267 to their business.   Route 24 operates between Hampstead Heath - Camden Town - Tottenham Court Road - Westminster - Victoria &a…

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Abellio London Bus wins again

Here at Abellio London Bus, we just cannot stop winning! Following on from our success at the London Transport Awards in March, we have once again come out on top, this time at the London Bus Awards. The awards were held in the Mayor’s Livi…

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Abellio Driver Apprenticeship

Interserve Group Limited wins apprenticeship contract with London bus company Abellio   Interserve Group Limited, the international support services, construction and equipment services group, has won a c.£900k contract with the major bus…

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Abellio London Bus orders 34 Caetano electric buses

Abellio London Bus orders 34 Caetano electric buses

Abellio has confirmed an order for 34 Caetano zero emission, electric buses to strengthen its fleet in London. The new buses will enter service on routes C10 and P5 from March 2020. This will be the first Caetano electric bus for the UK, r…

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Abellio London Bus adopts fingerprint-based drug testing

Abellio London Bus adopts fingerprint-based drug testing

Abellio London Bus adopts fingerprint-based drug testing   Abellio London Bus, one of London’s most innovative public transport companies, has become the first bus operator to adopt new fingerprint based drug testing technology to support…

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Abellio commence operation of routes E10 & E11

Abellio commence operation of routes E10 & E11

On 25th May 2019, Abellio London commenced operation of route E11. The E11 route will operate from Abellio's Southall garage using brand new single decker buses. A week later on 1st June 2019, Abellio London commenced operation of route…

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Abellio commence operation of routes 207 & N207

Abellio commence operation of routes 207 & N207

On 6th April 2019, Abellio London commenced operation of routes 207 and the night service N207. The two routes will operate from Abellio's Hayes garage using both diesel electric hybrid buses and standard diesel buses.  Five brand new low …

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Abellio wins award for Most Innovative Transport Project at 2019 London Transport Awards

Abellio wins award for Most Innovative Transport Project at …

Abellio London wins the award for Most Innovative Transport Project at the 2019 London Transport Awards, which were held in March 2019.   Abellio worked with TfL and Mobileye to install 10% of it fleet with the Mobileye DriveCam system. T…

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Abellio London helps raise over £2,200 for Comic Relief in 2019.

Abellio supports Comic Relief 2019

Abellio London helped raised over £2,200 for Comic Relief in 2019.   Abellio London along with many other bus operators operated traditional Routemaster buses on Friday 15th March to raise money for comic relief.   Abellio ran RML2735 o…

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ABELLIO LAUNCHES MOBILEYE BUS SAFETY TECHNOLOGY TRIAL

ABELLIO LAUNCHES MOBILEYE BUS SAFETY TECHNOLOGY TRIAL

LONDON BUS OPERATOR ABELLIO LAUNCHES MOBILEYE BUS SAFETY TECHNOLOGY TRIAL; FINDS 29% REDUCTION IN COLLISIONS AND 60% REDUCTION IN INJURIES   Buses on three Abellio bus routes in London installed with innovative safety system Mobileye t…

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NEW OPERATOR FOR ROUTE 461 FROM 15th SEPTEMBER

NEW OPERATOR FOR ROUTE 461 FROM 15th SEPTEMBER    From 15th September, Route 461 will change to be run by a new operator, Falcon Coaches.   The timetable will change slightly from this date and all tickets issued by Abellio up until 15t…

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Abellio commences operation of Routes 68 and N68

Abellio commences operation of Routes 68 and N68

On Saturday 31st March, Abellio's Walworth depot commenced operation of the new Transport for London contract for routes 68 and N68. The new contract was won under tender and will operate for the next 5 years.   Route 68 runs between West…

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Staff recognised at Abellio Achievement Awards

Staff recognised at Abellio Achievement Awards

Two members of staff from Abellio's Bus division were recognised for their achievements and dedication at the annual Abellio Achievement Awards Paul O'Bentley from Abellio Rail Replacement, part of Abellio bus, won the "I…

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Abellio London donates to Kings College Hospital

Abellio London donates to Kings College Hospital

Abellio London welcomed Kings College Hospital Charity to Walworth depot to present them with a cheque for £400, which was raised through staff selecting them as a charity during the employee engagement survey.   On behalf of Kings Colleg…

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Abellio success at 2017 UK Bus Awards

Abellio success at 2017 UK Bus Awards

Abellio delivers success at the 2017 UK Bus Awards   GOLD Winner of Top London Bus Driver – Beddington’s Sabatino “Tino” Barbarino!!  We’ve always had drivers on the shortlist at this event but this is our first Gold Winner and we are abs…

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Abellio commences operation of West Midlands rail franchise

Abellio commenced operating the new West Midlands Trains (WMT) franchise from 10th December.

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Abellio provide buses for the Railway Ball to support Railw…

Abellio provided a special service on the evening of Friday 24th November, providing a link for attendees to access the Railway Ball, held in North Greenwich.The service was provided in support of the ball, which raises money for the railwa…

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Poppy Appeal 2017

Abellio supports the Poppy Appeal

Abellio London is once again supporting the Royal British Legion’s Poppy Appeal by wrapping a New Routemaster with poppies and running it around London on routes 3, 159 and 211.

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New TfL contract for route 45

New TfL contract for route 45

Abellio London commenced operation of a new TfL contract for route 45 on Saturday 11th November.  The route is operated from Walworth Depot using 23 new ADL Enviro 400 MMC hybrid buses, which were acquired for the service start.

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Twickenham Depot Open Day

Twickenham Bus Depot - Fun Open Day

On Saturday 17th September 2016, Abellio’s Twickenham depot will be hosting a Fun Open Day. The event is open to members of the public and it's designed to be a fun day with lots of things to see and do for the whole family.

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