London Travel Information

Here is the weekly travel update to help you get around London this weekend, 11/12 July. Most of the network will be open with services running as normal, but please check if any of the following affect you.

Tube strike
There is no Tube service today, Thursday 9 July, as a result of strike action being taken by the ASLEF, RMT, Unite and TSSA unions.
Staff on the bus network, the DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail, Trams, river services, Emirates Air Line and Santander Cycles are not on strike; extra bus and river services will be in operation. Public transport and roads will be much busier than usual, especially during evening peak hours. Please travel outside this time if you can.
For the most up-to-date information, including travel advice, please click here

London Underground
We are undertaking a comprehensive improvement programme across London’s transport network, including the modernisation of the Tube.

For a map showing the planned line closures for this weekend and also bus replacement information, please click here

District line
Trains will not run between Aldgate East and Upminster. This is to allow for Crossrail work at Whitechapel, track and drainage replacement work at Mile End and Hornchurch and station improvement work at Stepney Green.
Hammersmith

& City line

There will be no service between Liverpool Street and Barking. This is to allow for Crossrail work at Whitechapel, track and drainage replacement work at Mile End, and station improvement work at Stepney Green.
London Overground
There will be no service between Gospel Oak and Barking due to Network Rail infrastructure work.

On Sunday there will be no service between Sydenham and Crystal Palace before 09:30 and after 22:00. In addition, trains will not run between Wandsworth Road and Clapham Junction until 10:00. This is due to Network Rail track work.

For the latest status update on London Underground and London Overground this weekend, please click here

For an overview of planned track closures for the next six months, please click here

Docklands Light Railway
There will be no service from Bank and Tower Gateway to Blackwall, All Saints and Canary Wharf. This is due to track improvement work.
Buses
Hammersmith – The Hammersmith Flyover (A4) will be closed westbound from 22:30 on Friday until 05:00 on Monday and eastbound from 22:30 on Saturday until 10:00 on Sunday. This is while we enter the final phase of work to strengthen the flyover, as part of the Road Modernisation Plan. Buses may be diverted or stop short of their normal destination. For more information, please click here

Tottenham – One lane is closed northbound on A10 High Road between the junction of Ermine Road and South Tottenham station until mid-August. This is due to Cycle Superhighway 1 work. Buses may be diverted or stop short of their destination. For more information, please click here

City of London – Between 18:30 and 20:30 today (Thursday), various road closures will be in place, including City Road, London Wall and Moorgate. This is due to a sporting event. Buses may be diverted or stop short of their destination.

Central London – Between 12:00 and 17:00 on Friday, there will be delays on various roads in central London, including Portland Place, Oxford Circus, Regent Street and Grosvenor Square. This is due to a procession. Buses may be diverted or stop short of their destination.

Central London – From 22:00 on Monday until 06:00 on Tuesday 14 July, lane restrictions will be in place on Trafalgar Square at the junctions of Strand and Northumberland Avenue. Buses may be diverted or stop short of their destination.

To check whether your bus is affected this weekend, please click here

Roads
Road users may be affected by the following this weekend:

Hammersmith – The Hammersmith Flyover (A4) will be closed westbound from 22:30 on Friday until 05:00 on Monday and eastbound from 22:30 on Saturday until 10:00 on Sunday. This is while we enter the final phase of work to strengthen the flyover, as part of the Road Modernisation Plan. For more information, please click here

Tottenham – One lane is closed northbound on A10 High Road between the junction of Ermine Road and South Tottenham station until mid-August. This is due to Cycle Superhighway 1 work. For more information, please click here

City of London – Between 18:30 and 20:30 on Thursday, various road closures will be in place, including City Road, London Wall and Moorgate. This is due to a sporting event.

Central London – Between 12:00 and 17:00 on Friday, there will be delays on various roads in central London, including Portland Place, Oxford Circus, Regent Street and Grosvenor Square. This is due to a procession.

Central London – From 22:00 on Monday until 06:00 on Tuesday, lane restrictions will be in place on Trafalgar Square at the junctions of Strand and Northumberland Avenue.

Santander Cycles
The following docking stations are out of service this weekend:
  Milroy Walk (for resurfacing work)
  Bruton Street and Seymour Place (for electricity work)
  Waterloo Place and Pall Mall East (due to events)
 

For the latest update on docking station availability, please click here

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