Westminster Bridge works

Westminster Bridge is closed to westbound traffic until December 14, with access for buses in both directions. This closure is to allow Westminster City Council to complete highway improvement works on Bridge Street.

  • Route 12 towards Oxford Circus is not serving stops between Westminster Bridge Road and Oxford Circus. Final stop is D on Westminster Bridge Road. Use bus routes 159 or 453 for Oxford Circus
  • Route 12 towards Dulwich begins from stop E on Westminster Bridge Road
  • Route 53towards Whitehall stops between Westminster Bridge Road and Whitehall. Final stop is stop A on Westminster Bridge Road
  • Route 53 towards Plumstead begins service from stop K on Westminster Bridge Road
  • Route 148 (Camberwell and Shepards Bush) and route 211 (Waterloo and Hammersmith) - on diversion from the junction of Victoria Street and Great Smith Street via Great Smith Street, Marsham Street, Horseferry Road, Lambeth Bridge and Lambeth Palace Road. Then continues on the line of the route on Westminster Bridge Road
  • Route 159 towards Marble Arch is not serving stops between Oxford Circus and March Arch. Stop RC on Regent Street is final stop. Continue your journey on route 94
  • Route 159 towards Stretham begins at Oxford Circus (bus stop RG on Regent Street)
  • Routes 453, N109, N155, N381 are on diversion from the junction of Bridge Street and Victoria Embankment via Victoria Embankment and Horseguards Avenue

 

Crofton Road

Bus routes 61, 208, 353, R7 and N199 will be on diversion due to bridge works on Crofton Road, from 22:00 to 05:00 on the following dates.

  • 30 - 31 October 2018
  • 1 November 2018
  • 17 - 22 November 2018
  • 24 - 29 November 2018
  • 3 - 6 December 2018
  • 7 - 10 January 2019
  • 14 - 17 January 2019
  • 19 - 20 January 2019

Rectory Road - Route 276

From 08:00 Monday 15 October 2018 until 18:00 Sunday 16 December 2018 bus route 276 will be on diversion due to traffic calming and speed reduction works on Rectory Road.

Buses towards Stoke Newington High Street will be diverted via Downs Road, Rendlesham Road, Kenninghall Road, Lea Bridge Roundabout, Upper Clapton Road and Stoke Newington Common.

Lea Bridge Road - Route 308

From 07:00 Monday 17 September until 18:00 Friday 02 November bus route 308 will be on diversion during gas works on Lea Bridge Road.

Buses towards Wanstead will be diverted via Lower Clapton Street at Lea Bridge Road, Urswick Road and Homerton High Street.

Buses towards Clapton will be diverted via Homerton High Street at Brooksby's Walk, Urswick Road and Lower Clapton Road.

Shepherd's Bush Green

From 09:00 Wednesday 15 August 2018 until 18:00 Saturday 30 March 2019 Bus stop N on Shepherd's Bush Green is closed due to development work nearby.

See document below for information about where to catch your bus.

Grand Drive works

Diversions will be in place from 05:00 Monday 23 July until late December 2018 during gas works on Grand Drive.

Bus route 163 will be diverted from Grand Drive via Cannon Hill Lane, Martin Way and Bushey Road. It will then serve Raynes Park, via Grand Drive / Station Approach before continuing on its usual route.

Buses will not serve stops GQ (Westway), GS (Greenway), Blenheim Road and N (Bushey Road), which are all located on Grand Drive, travelling towards Wimbledon.

The nearest alternative stops are GP on Grand Drive (St. John Fisher School) or Raynes Park station.

Feltham station bridge works

From 29 May 2018 to late February 2019, Hounslow Road will be temporarily closed between New Road and Hanworth Road to all traffic and pedestrians in both directions. This is while improvement works are carried out to the railway bridge at Feltham train station.

For the duration of the works the following bus routes will be diverted:

90, 117, 235, 285, 490, 635, H25 and H26.

The area may be busier than usual. Please check before you travel and allow extra time for your journey.

Beckenham High Street works

The London Borough of Bromley are continuing their improvement works on Beckenham High Street. The road closure and bus diversions associated with these works ended on 22 September 2018. We have also fully re-opened bus stops at the War Memorial roundabout earlier than planned.

From Monday 15 until late October 2018, stop E Bromley Road/St George's Church is closed while London Borough of Bromley carry out paving works.

Please use these alternative stops:

  • Route 162 towards Eltham -  previous stop D Beckenham Junction in High Street
  • Routes 227, 367 and N3 towards Bromley North - previous stop J Manor Road in High Street

Please check back for further information while the High Street improvement works are completed.

Liverpool Street bus station works

Bus routes 11, 133, 153, N11, N133 affected

From 23:30 on Monday 6 November 2017 until late November 2018, Liverpool Street bus Station is closed to allow construction work on the adjacent Broadgate site redevelopment.

Routes 11, 133, N11 and N133:

  • Finish at Old Broad Street, near Great Winchester Street (stop Z), approximately 275m from Liverpool Street station.
  • Start at London Wall, All Hallows Church (stop U), approximately 275m from Liverpool Street station, and serve Old Broad Street, near Great Winchester Street (stop R) as normal

They will return to normal when the bus station reopens.

Route 153

Route 153 will continue to start and finish at Moorgate, Finsbury Square (stop J), approximately 500m from Liverpool Street station. It was temporarily re-routed to Moorgate, Finsbury Square to maintain  reliability during roadworks and road closures. The route will be restored to the bus station when it reopens.

Sutton Hospital - Route S3

Bus route S3 diverted to Belmont station until further notice.

From Saturday 28 October 2017 until further notice, route S3 no longer serves Sutton Hospital (bus stop K) or Cotswold Road (bus stops E and F).

Route S3 now runs the full length of Downs Road to Belmont rail station. The last stop is stop D and the first stop is stop C. It continues to serve stops M and N in Downs Road (near Cotswold Road) and stop L in the grounds of Royal Marsden Hospital.

This is due to the redevelopment of Sutton Hospital. We are no longer able to use the bus stop in the hospital grounds.

We are working with the developers to reinstate route S3 to the redeveloped site in the future.

Blackwall Tunnel overnight works

Route 108 is affected by overnight works in the Blackwall Tunnel on various dates.

Between 00:01 and 08:00, route 108 cannot run through the Blackwall Tunnel due to routine maintenance on the following Sundays:

  • 8 April
  • 15 April
  • 22 April
  • 29 April
  • 13 May
  • 20 May
  • 3 June
  • 10 June
  • 17 June
  • 24 June

Please check back here for future dates.

During these times route 108 runs as two separate services:

  • North of the Thames between Stratford International and All Saints, and then diverted to and from Canning Town (bus stop E)
  • South of the Thames between North Greenwich (bus stop B) and Lewisham

You can transfer free of charge between Canning Town and North Greenwich on the Tube (Jubilee Line) and back on to route 108 again. Ask your route 108 bus driver for a transfer voucher. You don't need a transfer voucher if you have a Travelcard valid for Zones 2 or 3.

Five bus stops are not served (please use another nearby bus stop on routes 108 or 188 instead):

Towards Lewisham:

  • Stop M in Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach
  • Stop MA in Dreadnought Street

Towards Stratford International:

  • Stop MT in Millennium Way
  • Stops MU and MV in Tunnel Avenue

Baker Street area - two-way works

Until early 2019, buses serving the Baker Street, Gloucester Place and Lisson Grove area may change temporarily and/or be delayed.

The routes affected are: 2, 13, 18, 27, 30, 74, 113, 139, 189, 205, 274, 453, N2, N18, N74, N113 and N205. This is due to works to convert Baker Street and Gloucester Place to two-way traffic.

For more details on the works and how your journey could be affected, see our Baker Street roadworks page.