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 Twitter   2014-09-30 18:08:56 A102 Blackwall Tunnel- remains open (earlier broken down car). Traffic flows are returning to normal on approach. 

 Twitter   2014-09-30 17:35:21 A2 New Cross Rd, e/bound nr New Cross Gte stn- all lanes are open (earlier broken down bus), traffic flows are finally returning to normal. 

Severe Traffic (0)

No Significant Events

General and Future Traffic (46)

A13, Blackwall Tunnel [A102] St Leonards Road (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Traffic Incidents [Breakdown] - [A102] St Leonards Road (Southbound) at the junction of East India Dock Road - Brokendown vehicle. Lane 1 (of 2) on the slip road on approach to the East India Dock Road is blocked. (#61339)

Recent Update! 2014-09-30 18:23:50 
Traffic is slow on approach. Use caution.


A13 [A1261] Aspen Way (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Infrastructure Issue [Traffic Signal] - [A1261] Aspen Way (E14) (All Directions) at the junction of Prestons Road Roundabout - traffic signals are not phasing correctly. (#61251)

Recent Update! 2014-09-30 18:21:40 
Drivers are advised to expect delays.


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

Traffic Incidents [Breakdown] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (Both Bores) (SE10) (Southbound) - All lanes are clear following an earlier broken down car in the tunnel blocking lane two. (#61286)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2014-09-30 18:07:35 
Congestion is reducing from Bow Roundabout. Drivers are advised to use an alternative route where possible and expect delays.


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Infrastructure Issue [Signal Timing] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach (E14) (All Directions) at the junction of Robin Hood Lane - The traffic signals are not phasing correctly (#60944)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2014-09-30 18:06:42 
Traffic tailbacks are reducing from Bow Roundabout following an earlier broken down vehicle in the tunnel. Drivers are advised to use an alternative route where possible and expect delays.


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (NORTHBOUND BORE) (SE10,E14) (Greenwich,Tower Hamlets)

Traffic Incidents [Breakdown] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (Northbound Bore) (SE10/E14) (Northbound) - Tunnel has reopened following recovery of the earlier broken down vehicle (#61314)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2014-09-30 17:47:14 
All lanes are now open and traffic has returned to normal levels for the time of day


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)

Much Earlier On 2014-09-29 23:35:30 
Traffic is flowing well in the area


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Lee Evans Live. Expect increased traffic flows in the area. (#41748)

Long Term Update 2014-09-27 23:32:35 
Traffic is currently flowing well in the area.


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 [Concert] - O2 Arena - You Me at Six and All Time Low in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59984)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - alt-J in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59983)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Morrissey in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59981)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - Official Launch of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals - Charity Spectacular. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59979)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - WBC International Heavyweight Moment of Truth. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59978)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Slam+ The Tour featuring Shah Rukh Khan. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#59975)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - NBA Global Games London 2015. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54508)


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 [Concert] - O2 Arena - Kaiser Chiefs in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54504)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Other] - O2 Arena - 2015 National Television Awards. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54501)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Madness in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54500)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Who Hits 50 British Tour 2014. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54499)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Basement Jaxx in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54498)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Culture Club in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54497)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Enrique Iglesias in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54495)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The National in Concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54494)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Linkin Park in Concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54493)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Jack White in Concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54492)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Sporting] - O2 Arena - Barclays ATP World Tour Finals. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54490)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - An Evening with Caro Emerald. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#54488)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Miranda Hart on stage - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#50225)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena -Pharrell Williams in concert - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#50224)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Paolo Nutini - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#50221)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - OneRepublic in concert - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#50220)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Michael Bublé in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41758)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Jeff Waynes War of the Worlds Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way after the event has finished. (#41761)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Russell Howard Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way after the event has finished. (#41760)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Status Quo in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41757)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Alfie Boe live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41755)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Ennio Morricone Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41754)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Diversity Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41753)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Lady Gaga in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41752)


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 - Andrea Bocelli Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41749)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Bryan Adams in concert. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41740)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - Il Divo Live - Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41738)


Blackwall Tunnel O2 Arena, Greenwich () (Greenwich)

Special and Planned Events [Concert] - O2 Arena - The Big Reunion Live. Expect delays on Millennium Way and West Parkside after the event has finished. (#41737)

Roadworks (8)

A2, Blackwall Tunnel [A102] Blackwall Tunnel Approach (SE7 ,SE10,SE3) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel Approach / [A2] Rochester Way Relief Road (Both Directions) between Kidbrooke Interchange (A2) and Blackwall Tunnel - Lane restrictions for overnight maintenance work. (#48826)

Much Earlier On 2014-09-30 05:06:10 
Delays possible while restrictions are in place.


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

Works [TfL] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (SE10) (Southbound) - closed between 0100 and 0800 each Sunday morning during maintenance. Seek other routes. (#53937)

Long Term Update 2014-09-28 07:22:50 
The tunnel has reopened.


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (NORTHBOUND BORE) (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Works [TfL] - Blackwall Tunnel (Northbound Bore) - closed between 0100 and 0500 during overnight maintenance. (#60128)


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (NORTHBOUND BORE) (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Works [TfL] - Blackwall Tunnel (Northbound Bore) - closed between 0100 and 0500 during overnight maintenance. (#60127)


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (NORTHBOUND BORE) (E14) (Tower Hamlets)

Works [TfL] - Blackwall Tunnel (Northbound Bore) - closed between 0100 and 0500 during overnight maintenance. (#60126)


A13 East India Dock Tunnel (Tower Hamlets)

Works [TfL] - East India Dock Tunnel and [A1261] Prestons Road Flyover (Aspen Way) (Both Directions) - closed between 2200 and 0500 during overnight maintenance. Additionally, Canning Town Flyover, lanes two and three (of three) closed westbound, with a full eastbound closure from midnight. (#22490)


[A41] Finchley Road (NW3) (Camden)

Works [TfL] - [A41] Finchley Road (NW3) (Northbound) at the junction of Canfield Gardens near the O2 Centre - lanes one and two (of three) closed between 0800 and 1600 each Sunday during bus shelter maintenance. (#59838)


[A102] Blackwall Tunnel (NORTHBOUND BORE) (SE10) (Greenwich)

Works [TfL] - [A102] Blackwall Tunnel (Northbound Bore) (SE10) (Northbound) - Overnight closure due to maintenance (#55039)

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