In July and August 2017, London will host a Summer of World Athletics with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and International Paralympic Committee (IPC) 2017 World Championships. Find out about travel during the events here.
If you're travelling around London on event days:
Please allow extra time for your journey, or if you have flexibility, change the time you travel.
The event dates and times are summarised below, with approximate finish times. The busiest times to travel on public transport will be around two hours before and two hours after the session times listed here.
All events are at the London Stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford unless stated.
|Fri 4 Aug||18:00-22:00||High
|Sat 5 Aug
||10:00-12:45 and 19:00-21:45
|Sun 6 Aug (central London and Stratford)*
||10:00-13:15, 10:55-17:00 (in central London) and 18:40-21:50
||Very high due to central London road closures
|Mon 7 Aug
|Tue 8 Aug
|Wed 9 Aug
|Thurs 10 Aug
|Fri 11 Aug
||10:00-14:15 and 17:00-21:50||High
|Sat 12 Aug
||10:00-14:15 and 17:30-22:00||Medium
|Sun 13 Aug (central London and Stratford)*
||07:55-17:15 (in central London) and 18:30-21:45
* Roads in central London will be closed for the Marathons on Sunday 6 August between 04:00-20:00 and on Sunday 13 August between 06:00-23:59 for the Race Walks.
Find detailed information on the best ways to travel on event days.
Most of the events are ticketed and will take place at the London Stadium in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford on Friday 4 to Sunday 13 August 2017. Find out more at IAAF World Championships.