This pages lists the roads and bridges that are closed for Prudential RideLondon 2019.

See our advice on getting around London over the weekend of the events.

Check out routes (with maps) on the Prudential RideLondon website.

Traffic impact maps for Saturday and Sunday

Roads closed from Friday to Monday morning

These roads are closed from Friday 2 August until 06:00 on Monday 5 August:

From 05:00 on Friday 2 August

  • Horse Guards Road
  • The Mall (between Horse Guards Road and Queens Gardens)
  • Marlborough Road

From 12:30 on Friday 2 August

  • Birdcage Walk
  • Constitution Hill
  • Spur Road

Road closed both Saturday and Sunday

From 07:30 on Saturday 3 August until 20:00 on Sunday 4 August

  • Great George Street

Roads closed Saturday 3 August only

These roads are closed all day on Saturday 3 August. They all re-open at 18:00.

Roads closed from 05:00

  • St Paul's Churchyard

Roads closed from 06:00

  • Aldwych
  • Angel Street
  • Bartholomew Lane
  • Cannon Street
  • Cheapside to the west of King Street
  • Cornhill
  • Fenchurch Street - west of Rood Lane
  • Friday Street
  • Gresham Street - east of Wood Street
  • Holborn
  • High Holborn
  • Holborn Viaduct
  • King Edward Street
  • King Street
  • King William Street
  • Kingsway
  • Leadenhall Street - west of St Mary Axe
  • Lime Street
  • Lincolns Inn Fields
  • Lombard Street
  • Lothbury
  • New Change
  • Newgate Street
  • Newman's Row
  • Princes Street
  • Puddle Dock
  • Queen Victoria Street
  • Remnant Street
  • Sardinia Street
  • St Martin's Le Grand- south of Gresham Street
  • Threadneedle Street - west of Bartholomew Lane
  • White Lion Hill
  • Upper Thames Street
  • Victoria Embankment

Roads closed from 07:00

  • Aldwych - eastern arm
  • Kingsway - southbound
  • Waterloo Bridge
  • The Strand
  • Hourse Guards Avenue
  • Whitehall
  • Parliament Street
  • Parliament Square (north side)
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Cockspur Street
  • Northumberland Avenue
  • Duncannon Street
  • Pall Mall East
  • Waterloo Place

Roads closed Sunday 4 August only

Central London

Closed 02:00-21:00

  • The Mall
  • Horse Guards Road
  • Birdcage Walk
  • Spur Road

Closed 04:00-11:15

  • Tower Hill 
  • Lower Thames Street
  • Upper Thames Street
  • Blackfriars Underpass

Closed 04:00-11:30

  • Victoria Embankment
  • Waterloo Place

Closed 04:00-12:00

  • Northumberland Avenue
  • Trafalgar Square
  • Cockspur Street

Closed 05:00-12:00

  • Pall Mall
  • St James's Street
  • Piccadilly

Closed 05:00-12:15

  • Hyde Park Corner Underpass

Closed 07:30-20:00

  • Millbank 
  • Parliament Street
  • Whitehall
  • Grosvenor Road

Closed 07:30-19:30

Chelsea Bridge

East London

Closed 02:00-11:00

  • Queen Elizabeth Park - Watergen Road

Closed 04:00-08:00

  • Rotherhithe Tunnel

Closed 04:00-11:15

  • A12 southbound between Redbridge Road and East India Dock Road
  • A13 (incl. Blackwall Tunnel northern approach)
  • East India Dock Road A13
  • East India Dock Tunnel
  • Aspen Way
  • Limehouse Link Tunnel
  • The Highway
  • East Smithfield
  • Minories
  • Tower Hill

West London

Closed 05:00-12:15

  • Knightsbridge
  • Brompton Road
  • Cromwell Road
  • Talgarth Road
  • Hammersmith Flyover
  • Great West Road
  • Hogarth Roundabout

Closed 05:00-12:30

  • Burlington Lane / Great Chertsey Road
  • Chiswick Bridge

Closed 07:30-19:30

  • Chelsea Embankment
  • Cheyne Walk
  • Kings Road
  • New Kings Road
  • Putney High Street

Closed 07:30-20:00

  • Millbank

Richmond and Kingston

Closed 05:00-12:30

  • Chiswick Bridge
  • Clifford Avenue
  • Upper Richmond Road
  • Sheen Lane
  • Queens Road
  • Kingston Hill (eastbound)
  • Cromwell Road (eastbound)
  • Hampton Court Road
  • Horse Fair (eastbound)
  • Kingston Bridge (eastbound)
  • London Road (eastbound)
  • Queen Elizabeth Road (eastbound)
  • Sopwith Way (eastbound)
  • Wood Street (eastbound)
  • Kingston Bridge (westbound)

Closed 05:00-19:00

  • Fairfield North (westbound)
  • High Street (westbound)
  • Horse Fair (westbound)
  • London Road (westbound)
  • Wood Street (westbound)
  • Clarence Street (westbound)

Closed 07:30-19:30

  • Coombe Lane
  • West Coombe Road
  • Portsmouth Road

Closed 10:00-12:00

  • Embercourt / Hampton Court Way

Kingston, Merton and Wandsworth

Closed 05:00-12:30

  • Queens Road (eastbound)
  • Kingston Hill (eastbound)
  • London Road (eastbound)
  • Cromwell Road (eastbound)
  • Queen Elizabeth Road (eastbound)
  • Sopwith Way (eastbound)
  • Wood Street (eastbound)
  • Horse Fair (eastbound)
  • Kingston Bridge (eastbound)

Closed 05:00-19:00

  • Kingston Bridge (westbound)
  • Clarence Street (westbound)
  • Horse Fair (westbound)
  • Wood Street (westbound)
  • Fairfield North (westbound)
  • London Road (westbound)

Closed 07:30-19:00

High Street Kingston (westbound)

Closed 07:30-19:30

  • Portsmouth Road
  • Coombe Lane
  • Coombe Lane West
  • Coombe Road
  • High Street Wimbledon
  • Parkside
  • Putney Bridge
  • Putney High Street
  • Putney Hill
  • Tibbet's Corner
  • Tibbet's Ride
  • Wimbledon Hill Road
  • Wimbledon Parkside
  • Worple Road

River crossings

Crossing Closure times
Hampton Court Bridge (no access to A3 until 19:00) 05:45-13:00
Kingston Bridge (westbound) 05:00-20:00
Kingston Bridge (eastbound) 05:00-12:30
Chiswick Bridge 05:00-12:30
Hammersmith Bridge Closed
Putney Bridge (northbound) - access from Lower Richmond Road only 07:30-19:30
Putney Bridge (southbound) 07:30-19:30
Wandsworth Bridge (local access only, no access to New Kings Road) 07:30-18:45
Battersea Bridge 09:00-18:45
Albert Bridge 07:30-19:30
Chelsea Bridge 09:00-18:45
Vauxhall Bridge 09:00-18:45
Lambeth Bridge 09:00-18:45
Westminster Bridge (restricted access, no through route) 07:30-19:00
Southwark Bridge 04:00-11:15
Tower Bridge 05:30-10:45
Rotherhithe Tunnel 04:00-08:00