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Severe Traffic (3)

Bishopsgate Cross Route, A2 [A2] Great Dover Street (SE1) (Southwark)

Works [Emergency] - [A2] Great Dover Street (Southbound) between Bartholomew Street and Bricklayers Arms Roundabout - Road closed due to a burst water main. (#204468)

Update 2 Hrs Ago 2018-12-15 03:37:19 
Use an alternative route. Traffic is flowing well on diversion.


[A127] Southend Arterial Road (RM2) (Havering)

Works [TfL] - Ardleigh Green Bridge, [A127] Southend Arterial Road (RM2) (Both Directions) at the junction of Bryant Avenue - Various restrictions and a contra-flow in operation during bridge replacement works. Sunday 23 December from approximately 1030hrs to 2100hrs, Monday 24 December from approximately 0700hrs to 1330hrs and from approximately 0530hrs Tuesday 25 until 0500hrs Wednesday 26 December, [A127] Southend Arterial Road (Westbound) between Gallows Corner (A12) and Squirrels Heath Road, closed. Additionally, from approximately 2100hrs Sunday 23 until 0700hrs Monday 24 December, [A127] Southend Arterial Road (Both Directions), fully closed. Find out more about the Ardleigh Green bridge replacement. (#117841)

Much Earlier On 2018-12-14 19:55:15 
Delays are possible.


A12 [A11] Whitechapel Road (E1) (Tower Hamlets)

Works [Other] - [A11] Whitechapel Road (E1) (Both Directions) at the junction of East Mount Street - Temporary signals in operation 2000hrs-0500hrs to facilitate Crossrail works. Footway works 0800hrs-1700hrs. Eastbound bus lane closed 24 hours a day. Westbound lane closures 2000hrs-0500hrs. (#201437)

Much Earlier On 2018-12-14 19:54:07 
Delays are possible.

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Scheduled Closures

Blackwall Tunnel Closures


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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