Travel changes and information

Between Saturday 22 December 2018 and Tuesday 1 January 2019, planned works and service changes may affect your journey.

Key service changes will include:

  • No services on Christmas Day except for Santander Cycles, Dial-a-Ride (for registered members only), Taxi and Private Hire and coaches which are available throughout the Christmas period
  • No London Overground, TfL Rail or Thames Clippers services on Boxing Day
  • Dial-a-Ride services will run throughout the Christmas season (for registered members), but are limited on certain days and are subject to different booking dates
  • Changes to frequency and timetable of most services during this period

Free travel

There will be free travel on TfL services from 23:45 on New Year's Eve until 04.30 on New Year's Day (except on Thames Clippers and Emirates Air Line ).


Check before you travel and plan ahead using our travel tools. See:

  • The latest status updates for Tube, rail, DLR and Trams
  • Status updates for roads
  • Plan a journey, which can help you plan your route by public transport, cycling or walking
  • 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, London Overground, DLR, TfL Rail and Santander Cycles locations around you
  • @TfLTrafficNews as well as the TfL Travelbot on Facebook Messenger
  • Our email updates

Daily travel advice

Find out more about travelling on the following days:


All information is subject to change. We'll be updating this page regularly with more detail of what's running over Christmas and New Year.

Last updated: Monday 3 December 2018