A41 Edgware Way bridge

Impact of the works

There will be repair works on the A41 Edgware Way bridge (next to Apex Corner) over the M1 until summer 2022.

All main approach roads and surrounding local roads will be busy - expect significant delays to your journey.

A41 Edgware Way

  • Multi-day eastbound and/or westbound lane and pavement closures
  • Full east/westbound single directional road closures over several nights
  • Full east/westbound single directional road closures over several weekends
  • Full details in tables below

M1

  • Lane closures (dates and timings below)

Travel advice

Driving

Through traffic (including freight)

The A41 Edgware Way and surrounding roads will be extremely busy. Expect significant delays to your journey.

Travelling east/west across London

  • If you do not need local access, use the M25 as an alternative route

Travelling to/from central London

  • Use the A1 and the A10 as alternatives
  • These routes will be busier
  • Plan ahead and allow more time for your journey

Local traffic

  • Businesses and shops in the area will be open as usual
  • Roads will be extremely busy - expect significant delays
  • For short journeys in and around the area it is likely to be quicker to walk, or cycle, where possible

Local deliveries

If you are a local business receiving and/or making deliveries, see our advice on efficient deliveries to minimise the impact of the closure on your operation:

Buses

Bus stops

These bus stops will be suspended from 14 June to 15 July (24 hours):

  • Apex Corner (Stop K)
  • Glendor Gardens (Stop U)

These bus stops will be suspended overnight (22.00-05.00) 15-16 July:

  • Oakmede Gardens (Stop L)
  • Edgware Way (Stop M)
  • Highview Avenue (Stop N)
  • The Grove (Stop E)
  • Broadfields Avenue (Stop F)
  • Glendale Avenue (Stop R)
  • Apex Corner (Stop K)

Coaches

  • No coach bays are suspended or relocated as part of these works
  • Expect disruption to journey times and routes
  • Coaches travelling through the area (including coaches to airports) will be delayed
  • Coach passengers: check with your operator before you travel

Schedule of closures

These closures are all planned for 2022.
Full directional closures - A41 westbound approach

At these times all lanes on the A41 westbound between the Apex Corner Roundabout and Oakmead Gardens will be fully closed.

Follow signed diversions.

Closure start date Start time Closure end date End time
Friday 15 July 22:00 Saturday 16 July 05:00

Background works schedule

Closure start date Start time Closure end date End time Traffic impact
Tuesday 14 June 05:00 Friday 15 July 22:00 A41 westbound: single lane running
Monday 25 July 22:00 Saturday 6 August 05:00 M1 southbound approach: overnight lane closures
Saturday 6 August 22:00 Thursday 18 August 05:00 M1 northbound approach: overnight lane closures

Use our travel tools

Check before you travel and plan ahead using our travel tools. Keep up-to-date with the latest service information. See:

  • This web page, which will be regularly updated
  • The latest status updates for buses and traffic
  • Nearby, which uses your current location or a postcode or address of your choice and places you on a map, showing you Tube, bus, river, rail and Santander Cycles locations around you
  • The TfL Go app
  • Journey Planner, which can help you plan your route by public transport, cycling or walking