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Major works on our network

To help you plan your journey, we regularly estimate the impact of construction works on your journey time.

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Major roadworks

Find out specific travel advice for current projects in London:

Central London works

Highbury Corner Bridge - A1 Holloway Road

Blackwall Tunnel

  • In 2015, there were 350 breakdowns in or on the approach to the tunnel. Make sure your vehicle is well maintained and check your fuel before you travel
  • The maximum height of the northbound tunnel is 4.0m/13". The maximum height of the southbound tunnel is 4.7m/15.4". Check your vehicle - if exceeds this, you'll need to use an alternative route
  • Pedestrians and cyclists are not allowed to enter the Blackwall Tunnel for safety reasons

Peak times

Journey times are increasing in the tunnel. You could have a quicker journey if you're able to avoid the busiest times.