From Saturday 26 May until mid-September, Bank branch trains will not stop at Kennington. The station will remain open for the Charing Cross branch but there will be no interchange between the branches.

The Northern and Victoria lines and some stations are likely to be busier so if you can please avoid the busiest times, allow extra time for your journey or use alternative routes.

Stockwell station will be extremely busy and you may be held outside the station while customers use alternative routes via the Victoria line.

The busiest times to use Stockwell station, including to change trains, are between 08:15 and 08:45 and between 17:45 and 18:30. If you can, avoid travelling during these times for a more comfortable journey.

For the Victoria line, consider nearby Brixton station:

  • Use local bus routes 2, 196, 333 or N2 from stop X on Stockwell Road or route P5 from stop M on Clapham Road
  • It is approximately six minutes' cycle. The nearest Santander Cycles docking station is on Binfield Road
  • It is approximately 19 minutes' walk

For the Bank branch, consider nearby Oval station:

  • Use local bus routes 155 or N155 from stop G outside the station or route 333 from stop R on Stockwell Road
  • It is approximately five minutes' cycle via Cycle Superhighway 7. The nearest Santander Cycles docking station is on Binfield Road
  • It is approximately 19 minutes' walk

For Kennington and more frequent Charing Cross branch trains:

  • Use local bus routes 155 or N155 from stop G outside the station or 333 from stop R on Stockwell Road
  • It is approximately eight minutes' cycle via Cycle Superhighway 7. The nearest Santander Cycles docking station is on Binfield Road

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