New Year's Day 2020

For travel in the early hours of New Year's Day, see our New Year's Eve page. This page covers travel after 04:30 on 1 January 2020.

See our Status updates map for Tube, Overground, TfL Rail, DLR and London Trams services for New Year's Day.


  • Sunday service
  • Due to road closures for the New Year's Day Parade, some buses in central London will be diverted or stopped short of their final destination until about 18:00


  • Reduced service on all lines
  • First and last trains running at weekday times
  • No District line service between Earl's Court and Kensington (Olympia)
  • No Metropolitan line service between Baker Street and Aldgate until 10:45

For most lines

  • Central London - before 11:00: trains every 7-10 mins. After 11:00: every 3-10 mins
  • Outer areas/branches -  before 11:00: trains every 20-30 mins. After 11:00: every 10-30 mins

There are some exceptions

  • District line: no service between Earl's Court and Kensington Olympia all day
  • Central line (04:30-11:00): every 40 minutes between Hainault and Woodford
  • Hammersmith & City line: (04:30-11:00) every 20 minutes
  • Circle line: (04:30-11:00) every 20 minutes
  • Metropolitan line: (before 19:00) every 40 minutes to/from Amersham via Watford. (After 19:00) every 40 minutes to/from Chesham, every 40 mins to/from Amersham
  • Piccadilly line: no service between Rayners Lane and Uxbridge until 10:45. From 11:00: trains every 20 mins to/from Heathrow Terminal 4
  • Waterloo & City line: every 6-10 mins. Saturday first and last train times

London Overground

  • Sunday service between Romford and Upminster
  • Saturday service on all other routes
  • Sunday start time
  • No service between Hackney Downs and Enfield Town/Cheshunt (via Seven Sisters) after 22:45


  • Saturday service from 08:00
  • Normal finish times

Tfl Rail


  • Saturday service
  • Trains every 10 minutes


  • Paddington-Heathrow Terminal 4 - Saturday service
  • Trains every 30 minutes to stations between Paddington, Reading and Heathrow Terminal 4

London Trams

  • Sunday service


  • No regular bookings
  • Dial-a-Ride services are for registered members only


Thames Clipper

  • No service

Woolwich Ferry

  • No service

Emirates Air Line

  • Running 09:00-21:00

Taxi and Private Hire

Until 06:00 on Thursday 2 January

  • Black cabs will charge an extra £4 per journey
  • There may be an extra charge for private hire vehicles (including minicabs) - check when you book


Other services

All our other services are planned to run normally.