London Triathlon this weekend

Transport for London are still busy doing comprehensive improvements across London’s transport network, including the modernization of the Tube. 

Temporary road closures for:
The London Triathlon:
There will be road closures in the ExCeL area on Saturday. On Sunday, the route will run from ExCeL to central London and back; roads will be closed from 05:00 and reopen when safe to do so. For more information, please visit

If you are planning to travel this weekend 27/28 July, most of the network will be open with services running as normal but please check if any of the following works will affect you.

For alternative routes during this weekend’s planned closures and a map, please click here

Bakerloo line
There is no service between Queen’s Park and Harrow & Wealdstone due to Network Rail maintenance work.
Northern line
Trains will not run between Kennington and Golders Green/High Barnet/Mill Hill East via Bank nor between Charing Cross and Golders Green/High Barnet Mill Hill East; this is while we test new signalling and continue work to enlarge and rebuild Tottenham Court Road station. 

To assist travel during the Northern line improvement work, the Waterloo & City line will run extended hours on Saturday from 08:00 – 22:00 and on Sunday from 10:00 – 20:00.

London Overground
There is no service all weekend between South Tottenham and Barking due to Network Rail track renewal work at Blackhorse Road. 

On Sunday, Hampstead Heath station will be closed while we work to improve the station. In addition, trains will not run between:

  • Watford Junction and Queen’s Park as well as between Wandsworth Road and Clapham Junction due to Network Rail track work
  • Sydenham and West Croydon due to Network Rail station improvement work at West Croydon
For more information on London Overground engineering work, please click here

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