TfL has announced that from November 2 the 433 bus will no longer go to West Croydon. The press release is shown below:
“From Saturday 2 November route 433 will no longer run between Croydon, Park Lane and West Croydon Bus Station.
Towards Croydon, Park Lane route 433 will serve the current route from Addington Village as far as stop E6 at East Croydon Station before going via George Street to Park Lane setting down at bus stop KH (named Park Street).
Towards Addington Village route 433 will start from bus stop KC (named Fairfield Halls) on Park Street before going via George Street to East Croydon Bus Station and bus stop E2 before using the current route back to Addington Village.
There will be no change to the frequency of route 433 with buses running every 10 minutes on Monday to Fridays, every 15 minutes on Saturdays and every 20 minutes during the evening and on Sundays.”
It terminates at the first stop on Park Street (not on Katherine Street) and starts its return journey at stop KC where the 466, 119 and 312 stop on their way to East Croydon, across the road from the Fairfield Halls.