35px London Buses
Operated by London Central
Garage Camberwell
Vehicle Volvo B7TL/Plaxton President
PVR 16
Start Dulwich
Via Camberwell
Elephant & Castle
London Bridge
End Aldgate
Length 6 miles (10 km)
Level Daily
Frequency About every 8 minutes
Journey time 30-61 minutes
Day 4:00am until 12:30am
Night No night service
Adult single fares
Oyster 90p
Cash £2.00
peak vehicle requirement
Transport for LondonPerformance

London Buses route 40 is a Transport for London contracted bus route in London, England. The service is currently contracted to London Central.


The 40 dates back to the 1950s, and originally ran from Wanstead to Herne Hill.

In 1994 the Southern terminus was switched from Herne Hill to Dulwich, The northern terminus being Blackwall DLR station . With the opening of the Jubilee Line Extension in 1999 the route was withdrawn between Blackwall and Aldgate.

Current routeEdit

Route departing DulwichEdit

Route departing AldgateEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

List of bus routes in London

1-99 | 100-199 | 200-299 | 300-399 | 400-499 | 500-599 | 600-699 | Letter prefix | Night only

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