Road Closures

ROAD CLOSURES ON SATURDAY 27 & SUNDAY 28 JULY 2019

The following road closures will be implemented to allow the London Triathlon 2019 to take place over the weekend of the 27th and 28th July 2019.

 

SATURDAY 27 & SUNDAY 28 JULY 2019

On both days, Lower Lea Crossing, Tidal Basin, Western Gateway (between Lower Lea Crossing and Seagull Lane) Seagull Lane, Sandstone Lane and Royal Albert Way will be closed to traffic.

SUNDAY 28 JULY ONLY

Victoria Embankment, Blackfriars Underpass, Upper Thames Street, Lower Thames Street and Byward Street, and Tower Hill will be closed in both directions.  White Lion Hill will also be closed.

East Smithfield, The Highway, Limehouse Link Tunnel will be closed in both directions. 

Aspen Way will be closed WB between East India Tunnel and Limehouse Link Tunnel. The East India Tunnel WB will also be closed. 

We have worked closely with Transport for London, London Borough of Newham, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, The City of London and Westminster City Council together with the Emergency Services to minimise the impact of the event.

PLAN AHEAD

If you do need to travel, we recommend that you plan ahead to consider the best route. We also recommend that you allow extra time for your journey on these days

For details of road closures in your area, please visit www.tfl.gov.uk/londontriathlon

 

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Please note that road closures will mean some local bus services will be diverted or terminate earlier than usual. Tube and rail will be the best way to get around Eastern London on the day.

Please visit www.tfl.gov.uk/plan-a-journey for more information.

 

INFORMATION HOTLINE

For all queries please email londontriathlon@limelightsports.com or call 0845 680 8838. You can also contact TfL or your local council for travel advice and information. 

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

It is important to be aware that it will not be possible for cars or cyclists to access the closed roads during the times indicated.

Please allow extra time for your journey if you have to travel during the times of the road closures.   

 

MORE DETAILED INFORMATION

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