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Alerts (3)

 Twitter   2015-03-02 12:20:31 A2 Old Kent Road Collision - One lane has now been REOPENED in each direction at the scene. 

 Twitter   2015-03-02 11:31:11 A2 Old Kent Road is currently blocked westbound at the junction of Glengall Rd following a collision. Expect delays. 

Message 2015-03-02 12:10:00 5 Jan To 30 Mar A127 Major Works Expect Delays. 

Severe Traffic (1)

[A2] Old Kent Road (SE1 ,SE15) (Southwark)

Traffic Incidents [Collision] - [A2] Old Kent Road (SE1/SE15) (Westbound) at the junction of Glengall Road - the road is partially blocked due to a collision. (#78532)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2015-03-02 11:55:55 
Traffic is slow moving in both directions. Eastbound delays back to Albany Road. Westbound traffic slow moving from Hyndman Street. Expect delays.

General and Future Traffic (36)

A205, Blackwall Tunnel, A2 [B212,B210] London Area - London Marathon (SE18) (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - LONDON AREA - London Marathon (All Directions) - There will be full road closures, commencing at 0700hrs, from Greenwich Park to St Jamess Park. Central and City closures will include all approaches to Upper Thames Street, Tower Hill and Victoria Embankment. Rotherhithe Tunnel, Tower, Southwark and Westminster Bridges will also be closed. Expect traffic delays on diversion routes around the closures. (#78076)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Who Hits 50. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#77335)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Santana in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#77331)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Nicki Minaj in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#77328)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - S Club 7 in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68707)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Ariana Grande in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68704)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Russell Peters Live - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68703)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Bette Midler in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68701)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Fleetwood Mac in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68700)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Fleetwood Mac in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68699)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Fleetwood Mac in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#68698)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Vamps and Union J in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59987)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Neil Diamond in concert. No performance on Wednesday. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67118)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Roxette in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67117)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Mark Knopfler and band in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67115)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - BBL Play-Off Finals. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67114)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Olly Murs in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67113)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - John Legend in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67112)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Take That in concert. No performances on Wednesday or Sunday. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67109)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Fleetwood Mac in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67107)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - Betway Premier League Darts. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67106)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Paul Simon and Sting in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59986)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - WWE Raw and Smackdown. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67105)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - McBusted in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67104)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Usher in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67103)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Train in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67102)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The X Factor Live Tour performances at 1830hrs on Friday and 1230hrs on Saturday. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67100)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Spandau Ballet in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67099)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Script and Labrinth in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67095)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Noel Gallaghers High Flying Birds in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67089)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Lionel Richie in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#67086)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Paloma Faith in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59985)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Other] - O2 Arena - Mrs Browns Boys Show. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54510)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - C2C: Country to Country Festival 2015. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54507)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Black Keys in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54505)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - BBL Playoffs. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41756)

Roadworks (5)

Blackwall Tunnel [A102] Blackwall Lane (SE10) (Greenwich)

Works [Utility] - [A102] Blackwall Lane (Northbound) at the junction of Tunnel Avenue - There will be a lane restriction in place due to Water works (#77840)


A205, A2, Blackwall Tunnel [A102] Rochester Way Relief Road (SE3) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - [A2] Rochester Way Relief Road (Northbound) between Westhorne Ave Flyover (A205) and [A207] Shooters Hill Road (Sun-in-the-Sands) - lane restrictions between approximately 2100 and 0500 during phased overnight road resurfacing works. (#74870)

Much Earlier On 2015-03-01 23:55:58 
The A2 is currently open.


A2, Blackwall Tunnel A102 (SE3) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - A102 (SE3) (All Directions) at the junction of [A207] Shooters Hill Road (Sun-in-the-Sands) - The slip roads will be closed to facilitate resurfacing works.(night time works only 2100hrs - 0500hrs) (#77786)

Much Earlier On 2015-03-01 22:59:37 
All restrictions removed


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

Works [TfL] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (E14) (Southbound) - Each Sunday between 01:00 - 08:00. There will be a full northbound closure for routine maintenance. The northbound traffic flow will be maintained, southbound traffic is diverted to other river crossings. Works will not be taking place Sunday 22nd February but are to resume Sunday 1st March. (#53937)

Long Term Update 2015-03-01 01:10:40 
No closures in place.


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

Works [Other] - [A102] A102 (SE3/SE7/SE10) (Both Directions) at the junction of Woolwich Road (near Westcombe Park Station) - Multiple lane closures in place to facilitate railway bridge works. (night works only ) (#67483)

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