**The information on this page relates to Christmas 2017. Please check back nearer the time for details of Christmas 2018**

Today's service changes include:

  • Tube: Normal Sunday service with less frequent services from 20:00
    • Circle line closed between Aldgate and Edgware Road via Victoria
    • District line closed between South Kensington and Edgware Road/Ealing Broadway/Richmond/Wimbledon/Kensington (Olympia).
    • Piccadilly line trains will also call at District line stations between Acton Town and Hammersmith
  • National Rail: Service changes and planned works
  • Heathrow Airport: No National Rail service serving Heathrow Airport
  • London Overground: Early finish (from 21:30), no service on the following routes:
    • Highbury & Islington to Dalston Junction
    • Camden Road to Stratford
    • Romford to Upminster
    • Gospel Oak to Barking
  • TfL Rail: No service on the entire line. Replacement buses will call at stations (except Liverpool Street and Maryland), as well as Newbury Park for the Central line.
  • DLR: Early finish
  • Trams: Less frequent service after 18:00
  • Driving: The Congestion Charge and T-Charge won't apply. Planned road works, including on the A1 Holloway Road
  • Buses: 24-hour services finish around midnight, no night services
  • Taxis: An extra £4 per journey after 20:00
  • Emirates Air Line: Open 09:00-19:00

Tube

  • Normal Sunday service with less frequent services from 20:00
  • Circle line closed between Aldgate and Edgware Road via Victoria (until Saturday 30 December 2017)
  • District line closed between South Kensington and Edgware Road/Ealing Broadway/Richmond/Wimbledon/Kensington (Olympia) (until Saturday 30 December 2017)
  • Piccadilly line trains will also call at District line stations between Acton Town and Hammersmith

Rail replacement buses will run:

  • Service A: Wimbledon - Hammersmith calling at Wimbledon Park, Southfields, East Putney (Putney Bridge Road), Putney Bridge.
  • Service B: Wimbledon - Earl's Court calling at Putney Bridge, Parsons Green, Fulham Broadway, West Brompton.
  • Rail replacement buses on the Richmond branch will operate between Turnham Green and Richmond, calling at Turnham Green, Chiswick Park, Gunnersbury, Kew Gardens (Botanical Gardens) and Richmond. Please allow more time for your journey.

Get current travel information or follow @TfLTravelAlerts on Twitter.

TfL Rail

No services today (until Monday 1 January 2018).

Replacement buses will run approximately:

  • Every 15 minutes between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield, calling at: Romford, Gidea Park, Harold Wood, Brentwood as well as Newbury Park (for the Central line)
  • Every 10 minutes between Stratford and Romford, calling at: Forest Gate, Manor Park, Ilford, Seven Kings, Goodmayes and Chadwell Heath

For Maryland, please walk or use local buses to/from Stratford.

Check the TfL Rail Christmas travel closures and for the latest information, visit or follow @TfLRail on Twitter.


London Overground

  • An amended Sunday service on most open routes with an early finish from 21:30
  • No service between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction (until Saturday 30 December 2017)
  • No service between Camden Road and Stratford (until Saturday 30 December 2017)
    • Rail replacement bus service will call at Camden Road, Finsbury Park (Tube), Dalston Junction (for Dalston Kingsland), Hackney Central, Homerton, Hackney Wick and Stratford
  • No service between Romford and Upminster (until Monday 1 January 2018)
    • Use bus 370 instead
  • No service between Gospel Oak and Barking (until Sunday 14 January 2018)

There'll also be changes to the London Overground timetables on other lines throughout the Christmas period. Find your station, check real time, next or last train times and follow on @LDNOverground.

Map of closures

View our map of today's closures on the Tube and rail network:


National Rail

Heathrow Airport

No National Rail serving Heathrow Airport today. Piccadilly line will be running to Heathrow and will be very busy; allow more time for your journey.

Other National Rail changes

Check National Rail's Christmas page for information about all service changes and planned works over the period.


DLR

A normal weekend service with an earlier finish. Trains running every 3-10 minutes on all routes.

Find out more about the DLR timetable or check how the services are running @LondonDLR on Twitter.


Trams

Normal Sunday service and less frequent service after 18:00.

For the latest information on how trams are running, visit our status updates page or follow @TramsLondon on Twitter.


Driving

  • The Congestion Charge and T-Charge won't apply today
  • See the travel advice for road users page for expected traffic from roadworks over the Christmas period
  • Roadworks include:
    • Highbury Corner Bridge: A1 Holloway Road closed in both directions between Highbury Corner roundabout and Digswell Street. Local access arrangements necessary and routes on diversion
    • Chelsea Embankment works: Chelsea Embankment will be closed to westbound traffic from Chelsea Bridge Road to Beaufort Street

For live traffic information, see our traffic status updates page or follow @TfLTrafficNews on Twitter.


Buses

  • No night services
  • 24-hour services will finish around midnight

Get current bus information or follow @TfLBusAlerts on Twitter.


Coaches

Services will operate with amended timetables throughout the Christmas period and are expected to be extremely busy, where possible advance booking is strongly recommended. Please check the timetable of your service with your service operator. Get the full list of coach operators.

The ticket office and left luggage at Victoria Coach Station are open as normal:

  • Left luggage: 08:00 - 20:00
  • Ticket office: 08:00 - 22:00

Taxis & minicabs

There will be an extra charge of £4 if you're travelling after 20:00. Some roadworks may affect journey times

Get more information about staying safe while using taxis and minicabs in London and ways to pay for your journey.


Santander Cycles

Santander Cycles will be available throughout the Christmas period. Please also factor in planned works and closures on the roads which may affect your journey.

Check availability of Santander Cycles using the online docking station map, or visit our cycling section for full information on cycling in London.

Follow @SantanderCycles on Twitter for the latest updates.

Santander Cycles app

The Santander Cycles App for Android and iOS smartphones is free to download for both members and casual users. In addition to viewing the nearest docking station and bike availability, the App sends a bike release code straight to a user's phone, which means hiring a Santander cycle without having to use the docking station terminal.

Check availability of Santander Cycles using the online docking station map, or visit our cycling section for full information on cycling in London.

Download Santander Cycles from the App Store or Google Play


Walking

Often, walking is the quickest option during busy periods and events in London. Find out more about walking times:


Rivers

Weekend service. RB1 finishes at 21:30, RB2 finishes at 19:00 Battersea, RB4 at 22:00.


Emirates Air Line

Open 09:00-19:00

Find out more in our Emirates Air Line section or follow @EmiratesAirLine on Twitter.