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.

Current improvements

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

  • A40 Westway

    We're currently planning the next phase of the project to refurbish the Westway

    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
  • Bank & Monument

    Our improvements at the interlinked stations of Bank and Monument include new escalators, new station entrances and more room for Northern line passengers

    Public,Tube passengers,B,M,City of London,Tube improvement,Tube
  • 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 800 new homes in Acton

  • 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 create a continuous, largely-segregated route between Kensington Olympia and Brentford town centre, via Hammersmith and Chiswick

    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
  • Elizabeth line - a new line for London

    The three branches of the Elizabeth line - east, west and central - are now connected.

    Elizabeth line passengers,Public,Rail passengers,TfL Rail,Tube passengers,C,E,Barking and Dagenham,Bexley,City of London,Ealing,Greenwich,Havering,Hillingdon,Hounslow,Newham,Redbridge,Tower Hamlets,Westminster,Crossrail,Elizabeth line,Rail
  • Four Lines Modernisation

    We are 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 will close from Monday 26 June 2023 until summer 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

    Knightsbridge Tube station will get step-free access in 2023, reached by a new entrance at Hooper's Court

    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

  • Lea Bridge roundabout (part of Cycleway 23)

    We're working with Hackney Council to make the area around Lea Bridge roundabout safer and more friendly for people walking and cycling by November 2023

  • Managing road verges for wildlife

    We want to extend our trial to encourage wildflower growth and biodiversity on our grass verges

  • Manor Circus roundabout

    We're working to make it easier and safer for people to walk and cycle around the Manor Circus roundabout. Work will start in August 2023 until spring 2024.

    M,Richmond upon Thames,Accessible travel,Cycleways,Safety and security,Cycling,Walking,Cycling
  • Mini ramp trial

    We're running a trial of devices to bridge a small gap between trains and some Jubilee line platforms

    B,M,Greenwich,Newham,Southwark,Tower Hamlets,Westminster,Accessible travel,Tube improvement,Tube
  • 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 in spring 2023

  • 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

    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 road tunnel under the Thames linking the Greenwich Peninsula and Silvertown

    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