Public transport over the Christmas period

This is an update on public transport for the Christmas period. Services may change so please check with TFL prior to travelling.

Christmas Eve

· Tube: Early finish (complete your journey around 23:30) with no Night Tube, Charing Cross station closed until 05:30

· Buses: 24 hour services finish around midnight, no night services

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· London Overground: Early finish (from 21:30), no service between Romford and Upminster, Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· National Rail: Changes include Paddington services run from Ealing Broadway instead

· Heathrow Airport: No National Rail service at Heathrow Airport

· Taxis: An extra £4 per journey after 20:00

· DLR: Early finish (around 22:50)

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line until 22:00

· Trams: Less frequent service after 18:00. Last trams at usual times

· Coaches: Limited coach service from around 17:00

· Rivers: Early finishes on RB1 and RB1X, Sunday service on RB4, no service on RB2 or RB6

· Emirates Air Line: Open 08:00-20:00

Christmas Day – no public transport

Boxing Day

· Tube: Late start (07:45) with Sunday frequency service, closures on the District, Circle, Waterloo & City and Bakerloo lines

· Buses: Sunday service

· London Overground: No service

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· National Rail: Changed services include no GWR service

· Heathrow Airport: No National Rail services at Heathrow Airport

· DLR: A service every 10 minutes

· TfL Rail: No service

· Trams: Sunday service with a weekday start and finish, no Line 4 service

· Taxis: An extra £4 per journey

· Rivers: No service

· Emirates Air Line: Open 08:00-23:00

Tuesday 27 December

· Tube: Sunday frequency service but weekday start and finish times, closures on the District and Circle lines

· Buses: A weekend service in the day, usual Tuesday service at night

· London Overground: Saturday frequency service, no service between Romford and Upminster, and Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· National Rail: Changes include Paddington services run from Ealing Broadway instead

· Heathrow Airport: No National Rail services at Heathrow Airport

· DLR: A Saturday service

· TfL Rail: No trains. Replacement buses between Stratford and Shenfield, except Maryland

· Trams: Sunday service with a weekday start and finish, no Line 4 service

· Taxis: An extra £4 per journey until 06:00

· Rivers: A one-boat service on the Woolwich Ferry, weekend service on RB2 and RB4

· Emirates Air Line: Open 08:00-23:00

Wednesday 28 December

· Tube: Saturday frequency service, plus closures on the District and Circle lines

· Buses: Generally a Saturday service in the day, usual Wednesday service at night

· London Overground: Saturday frequency service (weekday on Liverpool Street branches), no service between Romford and Upminster, and Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· National Rail: Changes include Paddington services run from Ealing Broadway instead

· Heathrow Airport: No National Rail services at Heathrow Airport

· DLR: Saturday service

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line

· Trams: Saturday service with weekday start and finish times

· Rivers: One-boat service on the Woolwich Ferry, no service on RB1X

Thursday 29 December

· Tube: Saturday frequency service, plus closures on the District and Circle lines

· Buses: Generally a Saturday service in the day, usual Thursday service at night

· London Overground: Saturday frequency service except weekday frequency on Liverpool Street branches, no service between Romford and Upminster, and Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· National Rail: Changes include Paddington services run from Ealing Broadway instead

· Heathrow Airport: No National Rail services at Heathrow Airport

· DLR: Saturday service

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line

· Trams: Saturday service with weekday start and finish times

· Rivers: One-boat service on the Woolwich Ferry, no service on RB1X

Friday 30 December

· Tube: Saturday frequency service, Night Tube runs as normal, closures on the District and Circle lines

· Buses: Generally a Saturday service in the day, usual Friday service at night

· London Overground: Saturday frequency service except weekday frequency on Liverpool Street branches, no service between Romford and Upminster, and the Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· National Rail: Changes include a reduced service at Heathrow Airport and at Paddington

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· DLR: Saturday service

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line

· Trams: Saturday service with weekday start and finish times

· Rivers: One-boat service on the Woolwich Ferry, no service on RB1X

New Year’s Eve

· Free travel on the TfL network between 23:45-04:30

· Tube: Services run throughout the night, but some stations will be closed

· Buses: Saturday service, with diversions in central London from early afternoon. Some day routes run into the night

· London Overground: Saturday service, no service between Romford and Upminster, and the Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues. Some services run throughout the night

· National Rail: Service changes

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply, and some roads in central London will close

· DLR: Services run throughout the night

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line, including throughout the night

· Trams: Services run throughout the night

· Taxis: An extra £4 per journey after 20:00

· Cycling: Some docking stations in central London are suspended

· Rivers: No service on RB6, early finishes on RB1 and RB1X

New Year’s Day 2017

· Tube: Reduced Sunday service after 12:00

· London Overground: No service between Romford and Upminster, Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· National Rail: Service changes

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· DLR: Overnight service until 10:00

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line

· Trams: No Line 4 service

· Taxis: An extra £4 per journey

· Cycling: Some docking stations in central London are suspended

· Rivers: No service on the Woolwich Ferry or RB6

Monday 2 January 2017

· Tube: Saturday frequency service

· Buses: Sunday service in the day, Monday service at night

· London Overground: Saturday frequency service, no service between Romford and Upminster, Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues

· National Rail: Service changes

· Driving: The Congestion Charge won’t apply

· DLR: Saturday service

· TfL Rail: Replacement buses between Chadwell Heath and Shenfield. Trains every 15 minutes on the rest of the line

· Trams: Sunday service, no Line 4 service

· Taxis: Until 06:00, an extra £4 per journey

· Cycling: Some docking stations in central London are suspended

· Rivers: One-boat Woolwich Ferry service, no service on RB6, weekend service on RB2 and RB4

· Emirates Air Line: Open between 08:00-23:00

Tuesday 3 January 2017

The Congestion Charge applies again, and normal service returns to public transport except:

· Tube: Lambeth North continues to stay closed until 11 February 2017, and Lancaster Gate closed from today until August 2017

· London Overground: Gospel Oak to Barking closure continues until February 2017

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