Weekend Travel

May 26, 2016


    District line
    There will be no service between Earl’s Court and Wimbledon. This is to allow for track replacement work at Fulham Broadway, Putney Bridge and Wimbledon.


    Tonight, Thursday, there will be no service after 22:30 between Hackney Downs and Chingford.

    On Sunday and Monday, trains will not run between the following stations:
    • Gospel Oak and Barking, while Network Rail carry out major works to enable new, longer trains to run from 2018
    • Romford and Upminster, for Network Rail infrastructure and Crossrail construction work

    TfL Rail

    On Sunday and Monday, there will be no service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield. This is while Network Rail carry out overhead power and track works, as part of its Railway Upgrade Plan and the Crossrail project.


    Bus users may be affected by the following this weekend. While we will try to maintain a good service, buses may be delayed or stop short of their normal destination:

    Chelsea – From 08:00 until 20:00 today, Thursday, and tomorrow, Friday, and from 08:00 until 17:30 on Saturday, roads in the Chelsea area will be busier than usual.

    West London – From 09:00 on Saturday until 17:00 on Sunday, there will be an eastbound lane restriction on A205 Kew Bridge Road at the junction of Chiswick High Road (North Circular Road).

    Twickenham – From 12:30 until 19:00 on Saturday and 12:00 until 20:00 on Sunday, roads in and around Twickenham are expected to be busier than usual, including A316 Chertsey Road, all roads leading to Twickenham Station and around the stadium.

    Wembley – From 14:00 until 21:00 on Saturday, from 12:00 until 19:00 on Sunday and from 12:00 until 19:00 on Monday, roads around the stadium will be busier than usual, including the A406, Harrow Road and Wembley High Road.

    West London – From 04:00 until 22:00 on Sunday, A4 Talgarth Road will be closed westbound between West Cromwell Road and Hammersmith Flyover. This is for a crane operation. If high winds mean that this cannot happen, there is a contingency for this operation to be carried out on Monday.

    Central London – From 07:00 until 17:30 on Sunday, all roads in St James’s Park will be closed. The Mall and Spur Road will also be closed.

    Vauxhall – From 22:00 on Sunday until 05:00 on Monday, Vauxhall bus station will be closed and buses will be diverted away from the bus station. Please use alternative bus stops on South Lambeth Road, Wandsworth Road, Kennington Lane, Albert Embankment or Vauxhall Bridge.

    Central London – From 08:00 until 14:00 on Monday, road closures will be in place in the area, including The Mall, Trafalgar Square, Strand and Aldwych.