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Route X68

West Croydon - West Norwood non-stop to Waterloo - Russell Square

Limited stop service

Mon-Fri           Mondays to Fridays between Christmas and New Year          

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Route record (places served and roads followed)

X68 Mondays to Fridays towards Russell Square      Other direction       M-F between Christmas and New Year


West Croydon, Bus Station          0550 0605 0620 0635 0650 0705 0717 0729 0743 0800 0815 0830
Thornton Heath, Whitehorse Road    0556 0611 0626 0641 0656 0711 0724 0736 0750 0807 0822 0838
Upper Norwood, All Saints' Church  0602 0617 0632 0647 0702 0718 0731 0743 0757 0814 0829 0845
Norwood, Crown Point (Beulah Hill) 0607 0622 0637 0652 0708 0724 0740 0754 0809 0825 0838 0853
West Norwood, Library              0611 0626 0642 0658 0714 0730 0746 0800 0817 0833 0846 0900
           then                     --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
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            to                      --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --
Waterloo Station, Tenison Way      0633 0650 0711 0729 0750 0806 0822 0837 0858 0913 0926 0937
Holborn Station, Kingsway          0638 0655 0717 0735 0757 0813 0829 0844 0905 0920 0933 0944
Russell Square, South Side         0641 0658 0721 0739 0801 0817 0833 0848 0909 0924 0937 0948

X68 Monday to Fridays towards West Croydon      Other direction         M-F between Christmas and New Year


Russell Square, Southampton Row    1550 1605 1620 1635 1650 1704 1719 1734 1754 1814 1835 1855
Holborn Station, Kingsway          1555 1610 1625 1640 1655 1709 1724 1739 1759 1819 1842 1902
Waterloo Station, Waterloo Road    1604 1619 1634 1649 1704 1719 1734 1749 1809 1832 1854 1914
           then                     --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
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            to                      --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
West Norwood, Library              1634 1651 1708 1723 1738 1754 1809 1824 1844 1907 1929 1948
Norwood, Crown Point (Beulah Hill) 1641 1658 1716 1731 1746 1802 1816 1831 1851 1914 1935 1954
Upper Norwood, All Saints' Church  1648 1705 1723 1738 1753 1809 1823 1838 1857 1920 1941 2000
Thornton Heath, Whitehorse Road    1656 1713 1731 1746 1801 1817 1831 1846 1905 1927 1948 2007
West Croydon, Bus Station          1704 1721 1739 1754 1809 1824 1838 1853 1912 1934 1955 2014

X68 Mondays to Fridays around Christmas and New Year towards Russell Square      Other direction       Mon-Fri    


West Croydon, Bus Station          0550 0605 0620 0635 0650 0705 0720 0735 0750 0805 0820 0835
Thornton Heath, Whitehorse Road    0555 0610 0625 0640 0655 0710 0726 0741 0756 0811 0826 0841
Upper Norwood, All Saints' Church  0600 0615 0630 0645 0700 0715 0731 0746 0801 0817 0832 0847
Norwood, Crown Point (Beulah Hill) 0605 0620 0635 0650 0705 0720 0736 0752 0807 0823 0838 0853
West Norwood, Library              0609 0625 0640 0655 0710 0732 0741 0757 0812 0829 0844 0859
           then                     --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
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            to                      --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --   --
Waterloo Station, Tenison Way      0630 0646 0701 0716 0731 0746 0803 0819 0834 0854 0914 0929
Holborn Station, Kingsway          0637 0653 0708 0724 0739 0754 0812 0828 0843 0904 0924 0939
Russell Square, South Side         0640 0656 0712 0728 0743 0758 0816 0832 0847 0908 0928 0943

X68 Mondays to Fridays around Christmas and New Year towards West Croydon      Other direction        Mon-Fri    


Russell Square, Southampton Row    1550 1605 1620 1635 1650 1704 1719 1734 1754 1814 1835 1855
Holborn Station, Kingsway          1555 1610 1625 1640 1655 1709 1724 1739 1759 1819 1840 1900
Waterloo Station, Waterloo Road    1604 1619 1634 1649 1704 1719 1734 1749 1809 1829 1849 1909
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West Norwood, Library              1632 1647 1702 1717 1732 1747 1802 1817 1837 1857 1917 1936
Norwood, Crown Point (Beulah Hill) 1639 1654 1710 1725 1740 1755 1809 1824 1844 1904 1923 1942
Upper Norwood, All Saints' Church  1646 1701 1717 1732 1747 1802 1816 1831 1850 1910 1929 1948
Thornton Heath, Whitehorse Road    1654 1709 1725 1740 1755 1810 1824 1839 1858 1917 1936 1955
West Croydon, Bus Station          1702 1717 1733 1748 1803 1817 1831 1846 1905 1924 1943 2002

Note: There is no service on Saturdays, Sundays, or Public Holidays. The Christmas period Monday to Friday service does not operate on the 27th December or (if Boxing Day falls on a Saturday) 28th December.

Click here for printable MF around Christmas PDF timetable.

Operated by London Central for London Buses.

Temporary timetable introduced 30/11/15. Initially operated with temporary change to first stop at West Croydon, up to and including 07/10/16.

Route record

West Croydon - West Norwood non-stop to Waterloo - Russell Square
West Croydon Bus Station and Tramlink (for West Croydon Station) - Station Road - Wellesley Road - St James's Road - Hogarth Crescent - Whitehorse Road - Thornton Heath - Whitehorse Lane - South Norwood Hill - Beulah Hill - Knights Hill - West Norwood Station - Knights Hill - West Norwood Robson Road
then non-stop via flexible route (usually Norwood Road - Tulse Hill Station - Christchurch Road - Hardel Rise - Tulse Hill - Effra Road - St Matthew's Road - Brixton Road - Brixton Station - Brixton Road - Oval Station - Kennington Park Road - Kennington Road - Baylis Road- Waterloo Road, but buses can also operate via Norwood Road - Tulse Hill Station - Norwood Road - Herne Hill Station - Denmark Hill - Camberwell Green - Camberwell Road - Walworth Road - Elephant & Castle Station - London Road - St George's Circus - Waterloo Road) to
Waterloo Station - Waterloo Road - Tenison Way - Waterloo Bridge - Lancaster Place - Aldwych - Kingsway - Holborn Station - Southampton Row - Russell Square Station.

Russell Square - Waterloo non-stop to West Norwood - West Croydon
Russell Square Station - Southampton Row - Holborn Station - Kingsway - Aldwych - Strand - Lancaster Place - Waterloo Bridge - Waterloo Road - Waterloo Station -
then non-stop via flexible route (usually Waterloo Road - Baylis Road - Kennington Road - Kennington Park Road - Oval Station - Brixton Road - Brixton Station - Brixton Road - Effra Road - Tulse Hill - Tulse Hill Station - Norwood Road, but buses can also operate via Waterloo Road - St George's Circus - London Road - Elephant & Castle Station - Walworth Road - Camberwell Road - Camberwell Green - Denmark Hill - Herne Hill Station - Norwood Road - Tulse Hill Station - Norwood Road) to
West Norwood Robson Road - Norwood High Street (for West Norwood Station) - Ernest Avenue - Knights Hill - Beulah Hill - South Norwood Hill - Whitehorse Lane - Thornton Heath - Whitehorse Road - St James's Road - Newgate - Wellesley Road - Station Road - West Croydon Bus Station and Tramlink (for West Croydon Station)

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