TransportXtra features news, opinion and analysis from the UK transport policy & planning;
passenger transport; urban development & parking industries.

TfL plans cross-river tolls for Blackwall and Silvertown tunnels

Deniz Huseyin
10 July 2024
Silvertown Tunnel will link Newham to the Greenwich peninsula via a 1.4km road tunnel under the Thames
Silvertown Tunnel will link Newham to the Greenwich peninsula via a 1.4km road tunnel under the Thames
 

Charges for using Blackwall and Silvertown tunnels will be introduced in 2025, Transport for London (TfL) has announced. 

Blackwall Tunnel, which runs under the Thames, has been free to use since it opened in 1897.

Construction work on Silvertown Tunnel, which will link Newham to the Greenwich peninsula under the Thames, started in 2022. It is due to open in spring 2025.

A consultation on charge levels is now open and will run until 3 September.

TfL said that the user charges - required...

+90% more

 

Head of Transport Investment
East Midlands Combined County Authority

£59.057 - £65,296
Rail Strategy Lead
East Midlands Combined County Authority

£44,428 - £49,428
Transport Planner
East Midlands Combined County Authority

£32,076 - £36,648
View all Vacancies
 
Search
 
 
 

TransportXtra is part of Landor LINKS

© 2024 TransportXtra | Landor LINKS Ltd | All Rights Reserved

Subscriptions, Magazines & Online Access Enquires
[Frequently Asked Questions]
Email: subs.ltt@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7959

Shop & Accounts Enquires
Email: accounts@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7855

Advertising Sales & Recruitment Enquires
Email: daniel@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7861

Events & Conference Enquires
Email: conferences@landor.co.uk | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7865

Press Releases & Editorial Enquires
Email: info@transportxtra.com | Tel: +44 (0) 20 7091 7875

Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | Advertise

Web design london by Brainiac Media 2020