The Kings Ferry Ltd - Commuter Services - LSP0589 Renewal

Closed 21 Apr 2017

Opened 24 Mar 2017

Overview

 

Application to renew London Service Permit LSP0589

Company

The Kings Ferry Ltd

Address

The Travel Centre

Gillingham

Kent

ME8 6HW

Service

Various commuter services

From:

Medway Towns

To:

London, Victoria/Lambeth Road/North Greenwich

Period of operation

Monday to Friday except Public Holidays.

Service Renewal Date

1 July 2017

 

Proposal

The Kings Ferry Ltd has applied to Transport for London to renew its commuter service permit with the following amendments:

Route

Towards London

Main Route (no change)

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Rochester Way Relief Road, A102, Blackwall Tunnel Southern Approach, Blackwall Tunnel, Blackwall Tunnel Approach, slip road, East India Dock Road, Cotton Street, Trafalgar Way, Cartier Circle, Churchill Place, Canada Square, South Colonnade, Cabot Square, West India Avenue, Westferry Circus, Westferry Road, Limehouse Link Tunnel, Butcher Row, Commercial Road, Braham Street, Whitechapel High Street, Aldgate High Street, Aldgate, Fenchurch Street, Gracechurch Street, Cannon Street, Queen Victoria Street, White Lion Hill, Blackfriars Underpass, Victoria Embankment, Bridge Street, Parliament Square (east and south sides), Broad Sanctuary, Victoria Street.

Addition of the following alternative routes:

Alternative route 22

As main route above to East India Dock Road then Burdett Road, Mile End Road, Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel High Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 23

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Kestlake Road, Blendon Road, Blackfen Road, Bexley Road, Eltham High Street, Eltham Hill, Eltham Road, Lee High Road, Lee Bridge, Lewisham High Street, Loampit Vale, Loampit Hill, Lewisham Way, New Cross Road, Old Kent Road, Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Approach, Tower Hill, Minories, Goodmans Yard, Mansell Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 24

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Riefield Road, Rochester Way, slip road, A102 and then as main route.

Alternative route 25

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Kestlake Road, Blendon Road, Danson Underpass, Danson Road, Park View Road, Welling High Street, Bellegrove Road, Shooters Hill, Shooters Hill Road, Old Dover Road, Westcombe Hill, Combedale Road, Woolwich Road, Blackwall Lane, Tunnel Avenue, Tunnel Approach, Blackwall Tunnel and then as main route.

Alternative route 26

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Rochester Way Relief Road, Shooters Hill Road, Blackheath Hill, Blackheath Road, Deptford Bridge, Deptford Church Street, Creek Road, Evelyn Street, Bestwood Street, Bush Road, Rotherhithe New Road, Rotherhithe Old Road, Lower Road, Jamaica Road, Tanner Street, Druid Street, Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Approach, Tower Hill, Minories, Goodmans Yard, Mansell Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 27

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Rochester Way Relief Road, A102, Woolwich Road, Trafalgar Road, Romney Road, Nelson Road, Greenwich Church Street, Creek Road, Evelyn Street, Bestwood Street, Bush Road, Rotherhithe New Road, Rotherhithe Old Road, Lower Road, Jamaica Road, Tanner Street, Druid Street, Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Approach, Tower Hill, Minories, Goodmans Yard, Mansell Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 28

As main route above to Commercial Road then Sidney Street, Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel High Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 29

From Greater London boundary, A2 Rochester Way, Rochester Way Relief Road, Shooters Hill Road, Blackheath Hill, Blackheath Road, Deptford Bridge, Deptford Broadway, New Cross Road, Amersham Road, Parkfield Road, Lewisham Way, New Cross Road, Old Kent Road, Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge, Tower Bridge Approach, Tower Hill, Minories, Goodmans Yard, Mansell Street and then as main route.

Alternative route 30

As main route above to Westferry Road then Limehouse Link, The Highway, East Smithfield, Tower Hill, Byward Street, Lower Thames Street, Upper Thames Street, Blackfriars Underpass and then as main route.

Alternative route 32

As main line of route to Aldgate then Leadenhall Street, Cornhill, Bank, Queen Victoria Street and then as main route.

 

Towards Kent

Main route revised as follows (new sections in bold, deleted sections struck through):

Lambeth Road, Lambeth Bridge, Horseferry Road, Greycoat Place, Artillery Row, Victoria Street, Broad Sanctuary, Millbank, Abingdon Street, Old Palace Yard, Margaret Street, Parliament Square, Bridge Street, Victoria Embankment, Queen Victoria Street, Puddle Dock, Castle Baynard Street, Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street, Byward Street, Tower Hill, East Smithfield, The Highway, Limehouse Link Tunnel, Westferry Road, Westferry Circus, West India Avenue, Cabot Square, North Colonnade, Canada Square, Churchill Place, Cartier Circle, Trafalgar Way, Aspen Way, Leamouth Road, East India Dock Road, Slip road, Blackwall Tunnel Approach, Blackwall Tunnel, Blackwall Tunnel Southern Approach, A102, Rochester Way Relief Road, Rochester Way (A2), to Greater London boundary.

Addition of the following alternative routes:

Alternative route 43 (Routes 750 & 751 only)

As main route above to Parliament Square then Parliament Street, Whitehall, Horseguards Avenue, Victoria Embankment and then as main route above.

Alternative route 44

As main route above to Blackwall Tunnel Southern Approach then Woolwich Road, Woolwich Church Street, Woolwich High Street, Market Hill, Beresford Street, Plumstead Road, Plumstead High Street, Bostall Hill, Woolwich Road, Erith Road, Fraser Road, Bexley Road, Queen’s Road, South Road, Northend Road, Thames Road (A206) to Greater London boundary.

Alternative route 45

As main route above to East India Dock Road then Newham Way, Alfreds Way, Ripple Road, Thames Gateway (A13) to Greater London boundary.                                                                                                                 

Alternative route 46 (for use in the event of an accident or severe traffic congestion at Tower Hill)

As main route above to Upper Thames Street, then Arthur Street, King William Street, Eastcheap, Great Tower Street, Byward Street and then as main route.

Alternative Route 58

As main route above to Victoria Embankment, Blackfriars Underpass, Puddle Dock, Queen Victoria Street, Blackfriars Bridge, Southwark Street, Southwark Bridge Road, Marshalsea Road, Long Lane, Abbey Street,Jamaica Road, Lower Road, Evelyn Street, Creek Road, Greenwich Church Street, College Approach, King William Walk, Romney Road, Trafalgar Road, Woolwich Road, Blackwall Tunnel Southern Approach  and then as main route.

Alternative Route 59

As main route above to Victoria Embankment then Queen Victoria Street, Cannon Street, Gracechurch Street, Fenchurch Street, Lloyd’s Ave, Crosswall, Minories, Goodman’s Yard, Mansell Street, East Smithfield, The Highway, Limehouse Link Tunnel, Aspen Way and then as main route.

 

Picking Up and Setting Down Points

Addition of the following stops:

Towards London

Eastcheap – Stop J (BP45289) – alternative routes only

Leadenhall Street – Stop Z (8577) – alternative routes only

Cornhill – Stop E (8559) – alternative routes only

Queen Victoria Street – Stop H (8596) – alternative routes only

Towards Kent

Millbank – Stop NJ (9433)

Abingdon Street – Stop M (BP245)

Blackfriars Station - Queen Victoria Street, Stop A (BP2846) – alternative routes only

Cannon Street - Cannon Street, Stop M (8553) – alternative routes only

Fenchurch Street - Fenchurch Street, stop V (8568) – alternative routes only

 

Deletion of the following stops:

Towards London

Blackwall Tunnel (south side) - Tunnel Avenue, north of Morden Wharf Road, Stop 0 (13841) (Travel Link routes only)

Towards Kent

Horseferry Road - West of Thorney Street, Stop NE (2421)

Westminster - Victoria Street, opposite BERR, Stop R (20179)

 

Please find a copy of the current route record here

 

 

Your Views

Please give us your views by completing the online consultation form by Friday 21 April 2017.

Areas

  • Bexley
  • City of London
  • Greenwich
  • Lambeth
  • Southwark
  • Tower Hamlets
  • Westminster

Audiences

  • Stakeholders
  • London Boroughs
  • Coach Operators

Interests

  • London Service Permits