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Alerts (1)

Message 2014-04-19 15:05:00 A127 24hr Restrictions Barrier Works Till May. 

Severe Traffic (0)

No Significant Events

General and Future Traffic (18)

Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Ed Sheeran in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41751)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Kylie Minogue in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41750)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Lee Evans Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41748)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Eagles in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41747)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - John Mayer Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41746)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Dralion Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41745)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - WWE Raw and Smackdown. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41744)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Once in a lifetime 70s pop concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41742)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Dolly Parton in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41741)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Robbie William in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41739)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Ant & Decs Takeaway. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41736)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Justin Timberlake in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41735)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Katy Perry in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41734)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Barry Manilow in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41733)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Little Mix in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41732)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Nine Inch Nails in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41731)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Miley Cyrus in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way, Edmund Halley Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#31215)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - McBusted in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way, Edmund Halley Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#31214)

Roadworks (4)

A11 ()

Works [Borough] - A11 Bow Road at the junction with A12 Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach (Bow Roundabout) - The slip-road from the Bow Roundabout to the northbound A12 will be closed intermittently, or have lane restrictions in place due to major works. Lane one (of two) is currently closed. (#1048)

Much Earlier On 2014-04-19 08:51:40 
Delays are possible at peak times.


Blackwall Tunnel, A2 A102 (SE10,SE3 ,SE7) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - A102 (SE10/SE3/SE7) (Southbound) between Tunnel House and Danson Interchange - Various lane restrictions will be in place for overnight works. Northbound has lane 1 (of 3) restricted at the Shooters Hill Underpass. (#37745)

Much Earlier On 2014-04-19 05:03:06 
Works resume at 2100hrs.


A13 East India Dock Tunnel (Tower Hamlets)

Works [TfL] - East India Dock Tunnel - closed between 2200 and 0500 during maintenance. Canning Town Flyover is closed westbound, and reduced to one lane eastbound, and Aspen Way flyover, at Prestons Road, is also closed, during the works. (#22484)


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (BOTH BORES) (SE10) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (Southbound Bore) (SE10) (Southbound) - tunnel closed for maintenance works (Sundays 0100-0800hrs). (#39236)

Cameras: North Side

Blackwall Tunnel: Traffic Cameras - North Side

Looking South To Tunnel (200m)
Looking South To Tunnel (200m)
Looking N Away From Tunnel (600m)
Looking N Away From Tunnel (600m)
N From Bow Away From Tnl (1850m)
N From Bow Away From Tnl (1850m)
S From Bow Towards Tnl (2000m)
S From Bow Towards Tnl (2000m)

East Cross Route (2800m)
East Cross Route (2800m)
South From Wansbeck To Tnl (4000m)
South From Wansbeck To Tnl (4000m)
A13 Cotton St Tnl W Apprch (200m)
A13 Cotton St Tnl W Apprch (200m)
A13 Leamouth Rd To Tnl East (500m)
A13 Leamouth Rd To Tnl East (500m)

Aspen Way Limehouse (1500m)
Aspen Way Limehouse (1500m)
S At Rotherhithe Entrance (2450m)
S At Rotherhithe Entrance (2450m)
E On W Portal Limehouse (3400m)
E On W Portal Limehouse (3400m)
Lwr Lea/Blackwall Wy (700m)
Lwr Lea/Blackwall Wy (700m)

Cameras: South Side

Blackwall Tunnel: Traffic Cameras - South Side

Looking North To Tunnel (100m)
Looking North To Tunnel (100m)
Looking S Away From Tunnel (150m)
Looking S Away From Tunnel (150m)
Looking S Away From Tunnel (400m)
Looking S Away From Tunnel (400m)
N On A102 Opp B&Q (1500m)
N On A102 Opp B&Q (1500m)

N On A102 Opp Charlton Rd (2700m)
N On A102 Opp Charlton Rd (2700m)
N From Shooters Hill Rd(3400m)
N From Shooters Hill Rd(3400m)
Millennium Way (500m)
Millennium Way (500m)
West Parkside (600m)
West Parkside (600m)

South From Kidbrooke Jnc (4600m)
South From Kidbrooke Jnc (4600m)
NW From A205 Westhorne (5700m)
NW From A205 Westhorne (5700m)
NW From E Rochester Exit(8300m)
NW From E Rochester Exit(8300m)
W From Danson Park(11300m)
W From Danson Park(11300m)

A102 Traffic Map

Scheduled Closures

Blackwall Tunnel Closures 2014


Maintenance closures typically on Sundays from 1am to 8am

* During maintenance closers you will ALWAYS be able to travel NORTHBOUND (from South to North) - No matter which bore is closed.

Fixed Closures - Planned

6/4/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

27/4/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

13/5/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

1/6/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

8/6/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

22/6/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

6/7/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

13/7/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

3/8/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

17/8/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

7/9/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

21/9/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

5/10/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

12/10/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

2/11/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

16/11/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

7/12/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

14/12/2014 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

11/12/2015 - 1am to 8am - Closed Northbound *

18/12/2015 - 1am to 8am - Closed Southbound *

Tunnel Restrictions

Blackwall Tunnel Restrictions


ADR Restrictions: Category E

Northbound (West Bore):
Height 4.00 meters max & Lane Width 2.00 meters wide

Southbound (East Bore):
Height 4.72 meters max & Lane Width 2.00 meters wide

Maximum Vehicle Length: No Restrictions

Variable Speed Limit: 20 to 30 mph

Tunnel Length: 1345 meters (Northbound)

No Pedestrians and No Cyclists

WARNING: Fixed Penalty (FINE) If you run out of fuel inside the tunnel!

Trucks CHECK your vehicle HEIGHT or you will be DIVERTED

Alternative Routes

Blackwall Tunnel Alternative Routes


During Blackwall Tunnel closures, accidents, maintenance or restrictions you have a few options:

Vehicle Option 1: Rotherhithe Tunnel

[Vehicle Length 10m Max | 4.4m Max Height | 20mph | 2.3m Lane Width | Walking/Cycling Allowed]

via North Side - 1.9 miles (3.0 km) / 5 minutes to the West

via South Side - 4.9 miles (7.9 km) / 14 minutes to the West

Vehicle Option 2: Woolwich Ferry (Free Service) - [Check Woolwich Ferry Page For Updates]

Open Generally 6.10am to 8-10pm Mon-Fri | 11.30am to 7.30pm Sun

4.7m Max Height | 3.5m Max Width | No Hazchem | Walking Via Foot Tunnel Optional

via North Side - 3.9 miles (6.2 km) / 11 minutes to the East

via South Side - 2.9 miles (4.7 km) / 7 minutes to the East

Vehicle Option 3: Dartford Crossing (Toll Crossing)

[4.9m Max Height | Toll £2.00 Cars / £5 Trucks | Free 10pm to 6am | No Walking

[Cycling Allowed: Arrive at control gates and a patrol car will transport you free of charge]

via North Side - 15.8 miles (25.4 km) / 26 minutes to the West

via South Side - 19.2 miles (30.9 km) / 31 minutes to the West

Vehicle Option 4: Tower Bridge

[Open 24hrs | 18 Tonnes Max Weight | Walking/Cycling Allowed]

via North Side - 3.1 miles (5.0 km) / 9 minutes to the West

via South Side - 5.9 miles (9.5 km) / 18 minutes to the West

Tube Option 1: Blackwall DLR via Canning Town DLR to North Greenwich Station

via North Side - 0.4 miles (0.6 km) / 1 minutes to the South

via South Side - 1.3 miles (2.1 km) / 5 minutes to the East

Tube Option 2: Island Gardens DLR to Cutty Sark DLR

via North Side - 1.9 miles (3.1 km) / 5 minutes to the South West

via South Side - 2.5 miles (4.0 km) / 5 minutes to the East

Walking Option 1: Greenwich Foot Tunnel

[Open 24hrs (See Greenwich Council for Latest Works) | 371m Long | Bicycles Allowed | No Cars]

via North Side - 2.0 miles (3.2 km) / 5 minutes to the West - [Check opening times]

via South Side - 2.3 miles (3.7 km) / 5 minutes to the West - [Check opening times]

*Travel time estimated using standard car speeds at low traffic volumes

*To estimate walking time instead of drive time - work on 3 mph at good pace

*The only bus route through the tunnel is the 108 from Stratford to Lewisham