Revell 1/24 London Bus AEC Routemaster Model Kit

Brand: Revell

Model Number: 07651

Scale: 1/24

This product can only be sent by courier due to its size or weight or because of Royal Mail restrictions on its carriage. For more details click here.

Now £63.99Excl VAT: £53.33

The Revell London Bus AEC Routemaster in 1/24 scale from the plastic models range accurately recreates the real life British classic public transport vehicle.

This plastic bus kit requires paint and glue to complete. Revell colors required: 34, 90, 91, 99, 302, 314, 331, 378.

The AEC Routemaster was presented to the public for the first time in 1954. Compared with the previous bus types the Routemaster, with its integral chassis and bodywork design, was considered to be a real innovation. The double-decker, which was mass produced from 1958, was in particular characterised by the open boarding platform on the rear left allowing quick "hop on and off". At the end of the 1950s a change in regulations allowed in addition the operation of over thirty-foot long buses on only two axles.

Some Routemasters were subsequently divided in the middle and a central bay inserted in the middle recognisable by square windows. The new bus type, the Routemaster Lengthened, in short RML, now had room for a total of 72 passengers. The resounding success with 15 test vehicles persuaded London Transport to order a further 500 of the RMLs, which were produced from 1965 to 1968. In the 1970s more and more RMLs were in service in central London. With the constant presence of the double-deckers, kept in the typical red, on almost all routes the image of the Routemaster as a typical symbol of London was noticeably consolidated. Not until in 2005, after almost 50 years of continuous use, was the general operation of this hallmark of London discontinued. ROUTEMASTER is a registered trademark of Transport for London.

Model Details:

  • Multi-part body panels
  • Detailed reproduction of the surface structures
  • Reproduction of the complete passenger area with 72 seats
  • Detailed cockpit
  • Multi-part Leyland and Scania engine
  • Moveable bonnet
  • Multipart underfloor
  • Rotating tyres
  • Typical open entrance area
  • Two separate passenger decks
  • Optionally removable roof segment
  • Lots of transparent parts
  • Transfer picture for two RML versions

Revell have also just released a model of a London Taxi in 1/24 scale.

Manufacturer: Revell
Model: 07651 London Bus AEC Routemaster Model Kit
Scale: 1/24

Average rating

Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Colin Rutter

    Routemaster Bus

    Great to build have done one but starting another and will paint it green. Spare transfers and country area blinds route 409 from Kingfisher cardboard models. Would be nice for a RF Greenline and an RT in 1/24 gauge think these would sell well

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Brian Adams

    Quality kit. Fun to build.

    Come on Revell. An RT, RLH, RF and trolleybus wouldn`t go amiss

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Arthur Turner

    Red bus

    Brilliant to build very pleased thank you very much

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Stephen

    Route master Bus

    As usual arrived on time, within 1 hour given slot the next day. Cannot complain about any part of this experience

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Derek Squires

    A different subject to model

    Purchased just to try a different type of model in a scale I'm not used to. Could do with a driver and conductor as well to give it a lift.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Richard Eastaff

    Revell 1:24 AEC London Routemaster Bus

    First thing to say is that this is a 1:24 model kit but don't let that fool you into thinking this is a small kit, because its not. At nearly 40 cm in length its nearly on par with some 1:16 kits out there. Also the instruction manual is 28 pages so this shows how much is needed for this kit, I would say its not for the faint of heart or a beginner due to the amount of parts. Its a shame the kit does not include a driver and a conductor, however this kit is in scale with G Scale model railways, so picking up seated passengers etc. would not be too difficult to add a little extra to this kit if so wished. All in all the quality of the kit is great with little to no flashing on the parts and there is also a lot of detail and scope to make a realistic display and in my opinion is worth the money.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Brian

    Looks good

    I haven't got round to starting this model yet but from what I have seen it is a very clean and well prepared kit of a well loved blast from my past. I am looking forward to getting started.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Neil Mitchell

    Fantastic 5 Stars

    Amazing kit, lots of parts will keep you busy for hours. Looks really great as you build it up haven't quite finished this yet but out of all the 1:24 models I have made this is one of my favourite. I mostly do air kits but am really enjoying the Bus. Excellent value am half tempted to buy another to have a pair of them. Great customer service for Wonderland as ever keep up the good work.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Dennis Meakin

    Revell Routemaster

    This model will keep you busy for hours! The details are pretty good, but having been a mechanic and worked on these buses, some of the underside is not so well done, like lack of brake accumulators, power steering ram, air tank and a few other minor details. But saying that, the interior and exterior is pretty good. Am about halfway through it now and so far it's all fitted together well

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Brian Morris

    ordering & delivery

    This is the first time I have ordered any goods from your company, and must say that I have been very impressed by the way you responded. Thank you for your help and it won't be the last time I will be ordering from you. Yours Brian Morris

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Graypt


    Extremely quick delivery! Ordered Friday, received Monday! Excellent service!

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by RidhaZ

    Excellent on all aspects

    Always wanted this huge kit. It was delivered to me in France in no time and in very good shape. Very pleased with Wonderland models. Keep up the good work .

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by wthomason

    london bus

    excellent model delivered next day. would recommend wonderland models. thank you

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by David Fuller

    Nice Surprise

    I wanted a Revell Routemaster Bus Kit. So I Surfed the net. Much to my surprise, an image popped up on the screen saying that Wonderland models had one at half price. I was delighted at this offer and bought it. The following day Wonderland contacted me saying that they didn't have one available, but would contact their supplier to try and get one. To be honest the cynic in me said 'oh yeh, that's not going to happen' but the following day or so, I received by Courier the Kit well packed in excellent condition. Thanks Wonderland. That is what I call great service.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Emma Green


    Cannot comment on what's inside the box BUT Wonderland provided a great service. This was my first purchase from them and I had never heard of them before so was worried it could be a bit of a risk! However I was pleasantly surprised and would definitely buy from them again. Not only did they process & deliver the order quickly but they actually took notice of my 'special request' - unlike most other suppliers that would have conveniently overlooked it. Not only that the item was well packaged and they used a reputable courier. All I can say about the product itself is that the box is huge and will keep my Dad very busy!!

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Peter Davies

    London Bus Routmaster

    Very good model to make, very good casting of parts, enjoyed building it, Only wish Revell would make more models similar to this. Nice size 1/24 scale and nice price from Wonderland.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by ronnie maben

    1/24 london bus aec routemaster model kit

    A great bus to build its worth the stars very good.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Steve Randell

    1/24 Revell Routemaster bus

    One of the best kits to come from Revell. Good quality plastic and crisp mouldings. Superb detail and two engine options. Brilliant. Great service from Wonderland Models as usual.

  • Product rating 4 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Michael Milsom

    Nice Kit !

    Very nice kit lots of work to keep me interested, found one part missing (drivers seat). Will be contacting you later today on what to do! Thanks for your great service. Thanks again Fuzzy.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Keith Callow

    London Routemaster

    With the 50% discount offer I thought this was a great bargain. It also comes with a choice of engines so you actually get two engines. Very pleased with the kit

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by david wiseman

    david w

    great bus really big and detailed

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Paul O'Hagan

    Great way to pass the winter

    Looking forward to building this kit. First 1/24 so big box seemed huge. Parts look well defined. Lots of repettitive work with seats etc.I'm practicing on a smaller kit first as I'm a long time away from hobby and large beautiful kitt like this deserves a good patient effort.

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by David Airey

    great kit

    this kit is big and gotv it at a good price

  • Product rating 5 out of 5 stars

    Reviewed by Carl Stembridge

    big box of fun

    i haven't started this yet but it looks immense! glad i have it in my stash it's gonna be a fun one not to mention huge! i look in the gigantic box every day.. you know what they say, look at something long enough and the shock eventually wears off lol so many conversions can be done aswell it's a nice bit of kit.

Write a review


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Wonderland Models deliver throughout the UK and Overseas. We endeavour to despatch orders immediately but certainly within 48 hours of receipt. Orders will only be dispatched once payment has been received. 

UK Delivery:
Order value (including postage) up to £70: First Class Royal Mail £4.50
(Delivery Within 1-5 Days)
Order value (including postage) over £70: DPD £7.99 (Courier Delivery Next Working Day).

Please be sure to give us your mobile phone number when ordering as DPD offer an email/text message option to enable you to receive notification of despatch and estimated delivery time. The express service requires a signature on delivery and must be ordered before 2pm for next working day delivery. The courier does not deliver on a weekend or bank holidays.
Express delivery is two days to some postcodes, and these incur a £6 surcharge. A list of applicable postcodes can be seen here.

Overseas Delivery:

European deliveries are sent by DPD. For details of delivery costs and times by country please click here.

Delivery to Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan and the USA is by Royal Mail or FedEx and is calculated on an order by order basis based on weight and size. We will contact you with the shipping costs on receipt of the order.

For full shipping details please see the delivery section of our website here.