409

Bus Routes in Chelsham and Warlingham operated by other Bus Companies since the closure of Chelsham Garage in 1990

Metrobus : 21st April 2001 - 21st April 2006

Southdown PSV : 22nd April 2006 - 1st June 2007

Metrobus : 2nd June 2007 - 2nd September 2016

Southdown PSV : 3rd September 2016 - Currently in operation

Start or Finish date

Route Details - Monday to Saturday.

21st April 2001

First day of operation by Metrobus

CROYDON (Fairfield Halls) - EAST CROYDON - SELSDON - FARLEIGH - CHELSHAM (GREAT PARK) - FARLEIGH - WARLINGHAM (Sainsbury) - WARLINGHAM GREEN - WHYTELEAFE - CATERHAM ON THE HILL - CATERHAM STATION - GODSTONE GREEN - BLINDLEY HEATH - LINGFIELD - DORMANSLAND - EAST GRINSTEAD

21st April 2006

Last day of operation by Metrobus

22nd April 2006

First day of operation by Southdown PSV

CROYDON (Fairfield Halls) - EAST CROYDON - SELSDON - FARLEIGH - CHELSHAM (GREAT PARK) - FARLEIGH - WARLINGHAM (Sainsbury) - WARLINGHAM GREEN - WHYTELEAFE - CATERHAM ON THE HILL - CATERHAM STATION - GODSTONE GREEN - BLINDLEY HEATH - LINGFIELD - DORMANSLAND - EAST GRINSTEAD

1st June 2007

Last day of operation by Southdown PSV

2nd June 2007

First day of operation by Metrobus

CROYDON (Fairfield Halls) - EAST CROYDON - SELSDON - FARLEIGH - CHELSHAM (GREAT PARK) - FARLEIGH - WARLINGHAM (Sainsbury) - WARLINGHAM GREEN - WHYTELEAFE - CATERHAM ON THE HILL - CATERHAM STATION - GODSTONE GREEN - BLINDLEY HEATH - LINGFIELD - DORMANSLAND - EAST GRINSTEAD

2nd September 2011

Last day operation of route 409 between East Grinstead and Caterham Station.

3rd September 2011

Route 409 revised to operate between Caterham Station and Selsdon with limited peak hour service extended to and from Selsdon to Croydon Fairfield Halls.

CROYDON (Fairfield Halls) - EAST CROYDON - SELSDON - FARLEIGH - CHELSHAM (GREAT PARK) - FARLEIGH - WARLINGHAM (Sainsbury) - WARLINGHAM GREEN - WHYTELEAFE - CATERHAM ON THE HILL - CATERHAM STATION

4th January 2013

Last day of operation between Selsdon and Croydon Fairfield Halls. Surrey County Council announced that due to major roadworks on Coombe Road, route 409 will be unable to serve Croydon for at least four months. But actually route 409 was abandoned between Selsdon and Croydon Fairfield Halls.

2nd September 2016

Last day of operation of route 409 by Metrobus.

The last buses that were operated by Metrobus on route 409 on 2/9/2016 were,

19:00 from Selsdon 6727 GN07 AVU - 18:43 from Caterham Station 6764 YX63 ZWY and 20:01 from Caterham Village 6765 YX63 ZWZ, all Enviro 200 buses.

3rd September 2016

First day of operation by Southdown PSV

SELSDON - FARLEIGH - CHELSHAM (GREAT PARK) - FARLEIGH - WARLINGHAM (Sainsbury) - WARLINGHAM GREEN - WHYTELEAFE - CATERHAM ON THE HILL - CATERHAM STATION - GODSTONE GREEN - BLINDLEY HEATH - LINGFIELD - FELCOURT - BALDWINS HILL - EAST GRINSTEAD

Some journeys terminate at SOUTH GODSTONE or GODSTONE GREEN, other journeys terminate at LINGFIELD.

 

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Metrobus Leyland Lynx 101, K101JMV makes a rare appearance on Route 409 and is seen here approaching Marks Road, Warlingham en route from Croydon to East Grinstead. Thursday 17th April 2003. Photo by Alan Edwards