Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 30 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 30 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
BAKERLOO LINE: Minor delays are occurring due to signal failure at Queen’s Park.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Wednesday,30,Apr,08 at 9:43 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 29 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 29 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Tuesday,29,Apr,08 at 8:24 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 28 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 28 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
DISTRICT LINE: Suspended between Earl’s Court and Kensington Olympia and minor delays are occurring on the rest of the line due to the derailment of an empty train earlier at Ealing Common depot.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Monday,28,Apr,08 at 8:23 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 26 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 26 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
CIRCLE LINE: Suspended anti-clockwise due to a Police investigation at Aldgate. Minor delays clockwise.
METROPOLITAN LINE: Suspended between Moorgate and Aldgate due to a Police investigation at Aldgate.
DISTRICT LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Dagenham East and Upminster due to planned engineering works. Replacement buses operate.
BAKERLOO LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Harrow & Wealdstone and Paddington due to planned engineering works. London Overground services suspended between Willesden Junction and Euston. Replacement buses operate.
METROPOLITAN LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Northwood and Watford due to planned engineering works. Replacement buses operate between Northwood and Watford (via Rickmansworth, for train connections to/from Moor Park). Amersham fast trains will operate as normal.
HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Minor delays are occurring due to a Police investigation at Aldgate.
ALDGATE STATION: Closed due to a Police investigation.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Saturday,26,Apr,08 at 9:22 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 26 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 26 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
CIRCLE LINE: Suspended anti-clockwise due to a Police investigation at Aldgate. Minor delays clockwise.
METROPOLITAN LINE: Suspended between Moorgate and Aldgate due to a Police investigation at Aldgate.
DISTRICT LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Dagenham East and Upminster due to planned engineering works. Replacement buses operate.
BAKERLOO LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Harrow & Wealdstone and Paddington due to planned engineering works. London Overground services suspended between Willesden Junction and Euston. Replacement buses operate.
METROPOLITAN LINE: On Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 April, suspended between Northwood and Watford due to planned engineering works. Replacement buses operate between Northwood and Watford (via Rickmansworth, for train connections to/from Moor Park). Amersham fast trains will operate as normal.
HAMMERSMITH & CITY LINE: Minor delays are occurring due to a Police investigation at Aldgate.
ALDGATE STATION: Closed due to a Police investigation.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Saturday,26,Apr,08 at 9:22 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 25 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 25 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: Until summer 2009, there is no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
MARYLEBONE UNDERGROUND STATION: No down escalator. Please use Baker Street station instead.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.

0 Comments : Friday,25,Apr,08 at 7:47 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 24 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 24 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
METROPOLITAN LINE: Minor delays are occurring due to a faulty track at Neasden.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: From Monday 31 March until summer 2009, there will be no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.
WESTMINSTER STATION: No step free access available to the Jubilee line platforms due to faulty lift.

0 Comments : Thursday,24,Apr,08 at 7:54 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 23 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 23 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
METROPOLITAN LINE: Severe delays are occurring between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Uxbridge with minor delays on the rest of the line due to signal failure at Hillingdon.
PICCADILLY LINE: Suspended between Rayners Lane and Uxbridge due to a signal failure at Hillingdon.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: From Monday 31 March until summer 2009, there will be no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.
WESTMINSTER STATION: No step free access available to the Jubilee line platforms due to faulty lift.

0 Comments : Wednesday,23,Apr,08 at 7:36 am

Transport for London Travel Alert for your tube travel at 7:30 on 22 April

Here are the reported incidents at 7:30 on 22 April for the Tube system:
EAST LONDON LINE: The line is closed to enable works to upgrade it to be part of the new London Overground network. Replacement bus services operate.
VICTORIA LINE: The Victoria line will close from 2200 on Monday to Thursday evenings Thursday 20 November inclusive for line upgrade works. Two replacement bus services will operate.
BANK AND MONUMENT STATIONS: From Monday 31 March until summer 2009, there will be no interchange at Bank and Monument stations except between the DLR and Northern lines. This is due to major escalator replacement works. Please use alternative interchange stations. If you travel to the Bank and Monument areas you may find it easier to use nearby alternative stations such as Cannon Street, London Bridge, Mansion House and Moorgate. Local bus services 21, 43, 133 and 141 operate between London Bridge and Moorgate stations calling at Bank and Monument. PLEASE NOTE: During morning and evening peaks some Central and/or Northern line trains may not stop at Bank in order to prevent overcrowding.
BOROUGH STATION: Reduced lift service at Borough until late 2008 for lift refurbishment work. On Mondays to Fridays between 0800 and 1000 and 1700 – 1900 the station will operate as exit only with no ticket issuing facilities. Please use nearby London Bridge or Elephant & Castle stations instead. Local bus Routes 35, 40, 133 and 343 operate between all three stations and valid LU tickets will be accepted.
HEATHROW TERMINAL 4 STATION: Travelcards and Freedom Passes are not accepted on Heathrow Connect services to or from this station. Journeys between Terminal 4 and Terminals 1, 2 and 3, only, are free of charge.
LONDON BRIDGE STATION: No step free access available between the ticket hall and Northern line platforms due to a faulty lift.
PICCADILLY CIRCUS STATION: Reduced escalator service until further notice.
SHEPHERDS BUSH CENTRAL LINE STATION: Closed until mid-October for refurbishment work. A rail replacement bus service operates between Shepherds Bush Central line station, from the taxi rank outside the station, and White City station bus stop “B”. Journey times may be increased by up to 20 minutes. Oyster card pay as you go holders should use the free replacement bus service or the 148 bus to Holland Park and Notting Hill Gate.
WESTMINSTER STATION: No step free access available to the Jubilee line platforms due to faulty lift.

0 Comments : Tuesday,22,Apr,08 at 8:08 am

Transport for London Travel News

Dear Vincent (blog),
Here is your free Transport for London Travel Alert reported at 8:00 on 21 April.

0 Comments : Monday,21,Apr,08 at 8:12 am

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