Improvements & projects

Journeys with TfL keep getting brighter

Improvements across our transport network are helping to make greener journeys in London brighter for everyone. We're determined to build a greener future for the capital, with faster, more reliable and safer journeys. Because every journey matters.

Scroll down to see a list of improvements currently in progress.

bus improvements
london overground
elizabeth line
road safety
children cycling

Current improvements

Our ongoing investment in the capital's transport network is improving London for everyone. Browse some of our improvements below:

  • A40 Westway

    Work on the next phase of the project to refurbish the Westway will begin in summer 2024

    Bus operators,Coach drivers,Drivers,Freight industry,Motorbikers,Planning and construction,Taxi and private hire,A,F,W,Hammersmith & Fulham,Kensington and Chelsea,Westminster,Roads,Buses,Coaches,Deliveries,Driving,Motorcycle,Taxis and minicabs
  • A316 London Road roundabout

    Improving the roundabout will make it easier to get to Twickenham town centre and improve journey times

    Drivers,A,L,Richmond upon Thames,Roads,Cycling,Driving
  • A316 Manor Circus roundabout

    We're working to make it safer for people to walk and cycle on the A316 near Richmond. Work began in August 2023 and will last until summer 2024

    M,Richmond upon Thames,Accessible travel,Cycleways,Safety and security,Cycling,Walking,Cycling
  • Battersea Bridge safety

    We're taking steps at Battersea Bridge to make the area safer for people walking and cycling

    B,Kensington and Chelsea,Wandsworth,Roads,Safety and security,Cycling,Driving,Walking
  • Bollo Lane

    Ealing Council has given us permission to develop some of our land along Bollo Lane to create more than 900 new homes to rent and buy in Acton

  • Colindale station step-free access

    Colindale station will have step-free access and a spacious new ticket hall by autumn 2025

    Boroughs,Tube passengers,C,Barnet,Accessible travel,Tube improvement,Tube,Tube
  • Cycleway 4

    Cycleway 4 will give cyclists a continuous segregated route between Tower Bridge and Greenwich, and improve pedestrian facilities and public spaces

    C,City of London,Greenwich,Lewisham,Southwark,Consultation,Cycle Superhighways,Cycleways,Cycling
  • Cycleway 9

    Cycleway 9 will make cycling and walking easier, safer and more appealing on roads in west Kensington, Hammersmith, Chiswick and Brentford town centre

    Cyclists,Public,C,Hounslow,Consultation,Cycle Superhighways,Cycleways,Cycling
  • Elephant & Castle station

    Work has started to prepare Elephant & Castle station for a new entrance and ticket hall

    E,Southwark,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Four Lines Modernisation

    We're transforming the Circle, District, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines to increase capacity and boost reliability, making journeys faster and more comfortable

    F,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Hammersmith Bridge

    We're supporting Hammersmith & Fulham Council to repair and reopen the bridge

    H,Hammersmith & Fulham,Richmond upon Thames,Expenditure,Freight,Roads,Buses,Coaches,Cycling,Deliveries,Driving,Motorcycle,Walking
  • High Speed 2 (HS2)

    The railway being built by HS2 Ltd will start connecting to London's transport systems after 2029

    Rail passengers,TfL Rail,Tube passengers,Visitors,H,Rail improvements,Rail
  • Kentish Town station closure

    Kentish Town Tube station is closed until September 2024 while we replace the escalators and improve station facilities

    K,Camden,Accessible travel,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Kingston Cromwell Road bus station

    The bus station will be closed until summer 2024 while we redevelop it

    K,Kingston upon Thames,Buses
  • Knightsbridge Tube station

    Knightsbridge Tube station will have step-free access, reached by a new entrance at Hooper's Court, by mid-2024

    K,Kensington and Chelsea,Westminster,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Lambeth Bridge roundabouts

    We aim to start work to transform the roundabouts at Lambeth Bridge from 2024

  • Naming London Overground lines

    London Overground lines are to be renamed to make the network easier to navigate. We aim to rename the lines by December 2024

    London Overground passengers,N,Accessible travel,Maps,London Overground
  • Nine Elms

    Our work to help with regeneration around Nine Elms Lane and Battersea Park Road (A3205) is due to continue until 2025

    N,Wandsworth,Consultation,Roads,Streetscape,Driving,Cycling ,Driving
  • Old Street roundabout and station

    Work to make the Old Street area more pedestrian and cycle-friendly should be complete by early 2024

  • Paddington Bakerloo ticket hall

    Paddington Tube station will get a new, larger Bakerloo ticket hall and step-free access to the Bakerloo line from street level by summer 2024

    P,Westminster,Crossrail,Ticketing,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Piccadilly line upgrade

    We're doing work to modernise the Piccadilly line and prepare for the arrival of new trains from 2025

    P,Barnet,Ealing,Enfield,Harrow,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Silvertown Tunnel

    We're building a new tunnel under the Thames, linking Silvertown to the Greenwich Peninsula in east London

    Bus operators,Coach drivers,Drivers,Freight industry,Planning and construction,Suppliers,S,Greenwich,Newham,Consultation,Freight,Roads,Coaches,Deliveries,Driving
  • South Kensington station

    We're working to reduce congestion and improve access at South Kensington station

    Public,Tube passengers,K,S,Kensington and Chelsea,Tube improvement,Tube
  • Step-free access

    We're adding step-free access to more Tube and London Overground stations

    London Overground passengers,Public,Tube passengers,S,Accessible travel,Tube improvement,Crossrail,Elizabeth line,London Overground,Tube
  • Tottenham Hale

    Tottenham Hale station now has an enlarged ticket hall for Tube and rail services

    Cyclists,Drivers,Pedestrians,T,Haringey,Tube improvement,Buses,Cycling,Driving
  • Vauxhall Cross gyratory

    We plan to return the one-way road system at Vauxhall to two-way roads

  • Wandsworth town centre

    Plans are underway to regenerate Wandsworth town centre

    Cyclists,Drivers,Pedestrians,W,Wandsworth,Consultation,Environment,Roads,Buses,Coaches,Cycling,Deliveries,Driving,Motorcycle,Taxis and minicabs,Walking

Also in progress:

step-free access