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Route N38

Walthamstow Leyton Clapton Hackney Dalston Islington Holborn Piccadilly Circus Victoria

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

For day service between Clapton and Victoria, see Route 38 timetable.

N38 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Victoria          Other direction       Weekends  


Walthamstow Central Station                       0015 0035 0055 0115 0135           55 15 35       0435 0445
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0020 0040 0100 0119 0139           59 19 39       0439 0449
Clapton, Pond                                     0030 0050 0110 0128 0148           08 28 48       0448 0458
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0036 0056 0116 0134 0153 Then      13 33 53       0453 0503
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0041 0101 0121 0139 0158 every 20  18 38 58       0458 0508
Essex Road Station                                0047 0107 0126 0144 0203 minutes   23 43 03       0503 0513
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0052 0112 0130 0148 0207 at these  27 47 07 until 0507 0517
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0102 0122 0139 0157 0216 minutes   36 56 16       0516 0526
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0106 0126 0143 0201 0220 past      40 00 20       0520 0530
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0110 0130 0147 0205 0224 the hour  44 04 24       0524 0534
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                     0113 0133 0150 0208 0227           47 07 27       0527 0537
Hyde Park Corner, Duke of Wellington Place        0119 0138 0155 0213 0232           52 12 32       0532 0542
Victoria Station, Bus Station                     0123 0142 0159 0217 0236           56 16 36       0536 0546

N38 Sunday night/Monday morning to Thursday night/Friday morning towards Walthamstow          Other direction       Weekends  


Victoria Station, Bus Station                     0037 0057 0115 0133 0151 0209 0228 0247 0306 0325 0345 0405 0425 0445 0505 0525 0545
Hyde Park Corner, Grosvenor Place                 0040 0100 0118 0136 0154 0212 0231 0250 0309 0328 0348 0408 0428 0448 0508 0528 0548
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                     0050 0109 0126 0144 0202 0219 0237 0256 0315 0334 0354 0414 0433 0453 0513 0533 0553
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0056 0115 0132 0150 0207 0224 0242 0301 0320 0338 0357 0417 0436 0456 0516 0536 0556
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0102 0121 0138 0156 0213 0230 0248 0306 0325 0343 0402 0421 0440 0500 0520 0540 0600
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0105 0124 0141 0159 0216 0232 0250 0308 0327 0345 0404 0423 0442 0502 0522 0542 0602
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0115 0134 0150 0208 0225 0241 0259 0317 0335 0353 0412 0431 0450 0510 0530 0550 0610
Essex Road Station                                0118 0137 0153 0211 0228 0244 0302 0320 0338 0356 0415 0434 0453 0513 0533 0553 0613
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0125 0144 0200 0217 0234 0250 0308 0326 0344 0402 0421 0440 0459 0519 0539 0559 0619
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0130 0149 0205 0222 0239 0255 0313 0331 0349 0407 0426 0445 0504 0524 0544 0604 0624
Clapton, Pond                                     0135 0154 0210 0227 0244 0300 0318 0336 0354 0412 0431 0450 0509 0529 0549 0609 0629
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0145 0204 0220 0236 0253 0309 0327 0345 0403 0421 0440 0459 0519 0539 0559 0619 0640
Walthamstow Central Station                       0149 0208 0224 0240 0257 0313 0331 0349 0407 0425 0444 0504 0524 0544 0604 0624 0645

N38 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Victoria          Other direction       Weeknights  


Walthamstow Central Station                       2345 0006 0016 0026 0036 0046 0057 0107 0117 0127 0138 0148 0158 0208 0218 0228 0238 0248
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              2351 0011 0021 0031 0041 0051 0102 0112 0122 0132 0143 0153 0203 0213 0223 0233 0243 0253
Clapton, Pond                                     0002 0021 0031 0041 0051 0101 0112 0122 0132 0142 0152 0202 0212 0222 0232 0242 0252 0302
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0009 0028 0038 0048 0058 0108 0118 0128 0138 0148 0158 0208 0218 0228 0238 0248 0258 0308
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0016 0035 0044 0054 0104 0114 0124 0134 0144 0154 0204 0214 0224 0234 0244 0253 0303 0313
Essex Road Station                                0023 0042 0051 0100 0110 0120 0130 0140 0150 0200 0210 0220 0230 0240 0250 0259 0309 0319
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0028 0047 0056 0105 0115 0125 0135 0145 0155 0205 0215 0225 0235 0245 0255 0304 0314 0324
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0038 0057 0106 0114 0124 0134 0144 0154 0204 0214 0224 0234 0244 0254 0304 0313 0323 0333
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0043 0101 0110 0118 0128 0138 0148 0158 0208 0218 0228 0238 0248 0258 0308 0317 0327 0337
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0049 0107 0116 0124 0134 0144 0154 0204 0213 0223 0233 0243 0253 0303 0313 0322 0332 0342
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                      --   --  0119  --  0137  --  0157  --  0216  --  0236  --  0256  --  0316  --  0335  --
Hyde Park Corner, Duke of Wellington Place         --   --  0125  --  0143  --  0202  --  0221  --  0241  --  0301  --  0321  --  0340  --
Victoria Station, Bus Station                      --   --  0129  --  0147  --  0205  --  0224  --  0244  --  0304  --  0324  --  0343  --

Walthamstow Central Station                       0259 0309 0319 0330 0340 0350 0400 0422 0445
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0303 0313 0323 0334 0344 0354 0404 0426 0449
Clapton, Pond                                     0312 0322 0332 0343 0353 0403 0413 0435 0458
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0318 0328 0338 0348 0358 0408 0418 0440 0503
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0323 0333 0343 0353 0403 0413 0423 0445 0508
Essex Road Station                                0329 0339 0348 0358 0408 0418 0428 0450 0513
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0333 0343 0352 0402 0412 0422 0432 0454 0517
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0342 0351 0400 0410 0420 0430 0440 0502 0525
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0346 0355 0404 0414 0424 0434 0444 0506 0529
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0351 0359 0408 0418 0428 0438 0448 0510 0533
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                     0354  --  0411  --  0431  --  0451 0513 0536
Hyde Park Corner, Duke of Wellington Place        0359  --  0416  --  0436  --  0456 0518 0541
Victoria Station, Bus Station                     0402  --  0419  --  0439  --  0459 0521 0544

N38 Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning towards Walthamstow          Other direction       Weeknights  


Victoria Station, Bus Station                     0037  --  0057  --  0117  --  0137  --  0157  --  0217  --  0236  --  0255  --  0315  --
Hyde Park Corner, Grosvenor Place                 0040  --  0100  --  0120  --  0140  --  0200  --  0220  --  0239  --  0258  --  0318  --
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                     0050  --  0109  --  0129  --  0149  --  0209  --  0229  --  0247  --  0306  --  0325  --
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0058 0108 0117 0126 0136 0146 0156 0206 0216 0226 0236 0244 0253 0302 0312 0321 0331 0340
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0104 0114 0123 0132 0142 0152 0202 0212 0222 0232 0242 0250 0259 0308 0318 0327 0337 0346
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0107 0117 0126 0135 0145 0155 0205 0215 0225 0235 0245 0253 0302 0311 0321 0330 0340 0349
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0118 0128 0137 0146 0156 0206 0216 0226 0236 0246 0255 0303 0312 0321 0331 0340 0350 0358
Essex Road Station                                0122 0132 0141 0150 0200 0210 0220 0230 0240 0250 0259 0307 0316 0325 0335 0343 0353 0401
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0131 0141 0150 0159 0209 0219 0228 0238 0248 0258 0307 0314 0323 0332 0342 0350 0400 0408
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0137 0147 0156 0205 0215 0225 0234 0244 0254 0304 0313 0320 0329 0337 0347 0355 0405 0413
Clapton, Pond                                     0143 0153 0202 0211 0221 0231 0240 0250 0300 0310 0319 0326 0335 0343 0353 0400 0410 0418
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0152 0202 0211 0220 0230 0240 0249 0259 0309 0319 0328 0335 0344 0351 0401 0408 0418 0426
Walthamstow Central Station                       0156 0206 0215 0224 0234 0244 0253 0303 0313 0323 0332 0339 0348 0355 0405 0412 0422 0430

Victoria Station, Bus Station                     0335  --  0355  --  0415  --  0435  --  0455 0515 0535
Hyde Park Corner, Grosvenor Place                 0338  --  0358  --  0418  --  0438  --  0458 0518 0538
Piccadilly Circus, Piccadilly                     0345  --  0405  --  0424  --  0444  --  0503 0523 0543
Piccadilly Circus, Shaftesbury Avenue             0350 0359 0409 0418 0428 0437 0447 0456 0506 0526 0546
Tottenham Court Road Station, New Oxford Street   0355 0404 0413 0422 0432 0441 0451 0500 0509 0529 0549
Holborn, Bloomsbury Square                        0357 0406 0415 0424 0434 0443 0453 0502 0511 0531 0551
Islington, Angel (Upper Street)                   0406 0414 0423 0432 0442 0451 0501 0510 0519 0539 0559
Essex Road Station                                0409 0417 0426 0435 0445 0454 0504 0513 0522 0542 0602
Dalston Junction, Dalston Lane                    0416 0424 0433 0442 0452 0500 0510 0519 0528 0548 0608
Hackney Central Station, Amhurst Road             0421 0429 0438 0447 0457 0505 0515 0524 0533 0553 0613
Clapton, Pond                                     0426 0434 0443 0452 0502 0510 0520 0529 0538 0558 0618
Leyton, Baker's Arms                              0434 0442 0451 0500 0510 0518 0528 0538 0547 0607 0627
Walthamstow Central Station                       0438 0446 0455 0504 0514 0522 0532 0542 0551 0611 0631

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.

On the night of New Year's Eve the service is curtailed from Victoria to Holborn. Timings not available (not in 2020).

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.

Rerouted towards Victoria via New Oxford Street 04/11/20. Tottenham Court Road Station timing point towards Victoria changed; timetable otherwise as 03/10/20.

Route record

Walthamstow Leyton Clapton Hackney Dalston Islington Holborn Piccadilly Circus Victoria
Walthamstow Central Station - Selborne Road - Hoe Street - Leyton - Lea Bridge Road - Clapton - Lower Clapton Road - Dalston Lane - Hackney Downs Station - Amhurst Road - Mare Street - Hackney Central Station - Graham Road - Dalston Lane - Dalston Junction Station - Balls Pond Road - Essex Road - Essex Road Station - Essex Road - Islington Green - Upper Street - Angel Station - Islington High Street - St John Street - Rosebery Avenue - Clerkenwell Road - Theobald's Road - Vernon Place (for Holborn Station) - Bloomsbury Way - New Oxford Street -  Tottenham Court Road Station - Charing Cross Road - Shaftesbury Avenue - Piccadilly Circus - Piccadilly Circus Station - Piccadilly - Green Park Station - Piccadilly - Duke of Wellington Place (for Hyde Park Corner Station) - Grosvenor Place - Lower Grosvenor Place - Buckingham Palace Road - Terminus Place - Victoria Station Bus Station

Victoria Piccadilly Circus Holborn Islington Dalston Hackney Clapton Leyton Walthamstow
Victoria Station Bus Station - Wilton Road - Victoria Street - Grosvenor Gardens - Grosvenor Place - Hyde Park Corner Station - Hyde Park Corner - Piccadilly - Green Park Station - Piccadilly - Piccadilly Circus Station - Piccadilly Circus - Shaftesbury Avenue - Charing Cross Road - diversion road (east of Centre Point) - Tottenham Court Road Station - New Oxford Street - Bloomsbury Way - Vernon Place (for Holborn Station) - Theobald's Road - Clerkenwell Road - Rosebery Avenue - St John Street - Islington High Street - Angel Station - Upper Street - Islington Green - Essex Road - Essex Road Station - Essex Road - Balls Pond Road - Dalston Junction Station - Dalston Lane - Graham Road - Mare Street - Hackney Central Station - Amhurst Road - Hackney Downs Station - Dalston Lane - Lower Clapton Road - Clapton - Lea Bridge Road - Leyton - Hoe Street - Selborne Road - Walthamstow Central Station

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