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Thursday March 26, 2015

Latest information supplied to H&F Council by Transport for London (TfL).

For full updates from TfL visit:
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 Thursday March 26, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions on the following dates:

  • Thursday March 26, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Friday March 27 at 05.00
  • Friday March 27, commencing at 23.59 and completing on Saturday March 28 at 06.30
  • Sunday March 29, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Monday March 30 at 05.00

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Monday March 23, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions on the following dates:

  • Monday March 23, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Tuesday March 24 at 05.00
  • Tuesday March 24, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Wednesday March 25 at 05.00
  • Wednesday March 25, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Thursday March 26 at 05.00

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Monday March 16, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions on the following dates:

  • Monday March 16, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Tuesday March 17 at 05.00
  • Wednesday March 18, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Thursday March 19 at 05.00
  • Thursday March 19, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Friday March 20 at 05.00
  • Friday March 20, commencing at 23.59 and completing on Saturday March 21 at 06.30
  • Saturday March 21, commencing at 23.59 and completing on Sunday March 22 at 06.30

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Tuesday March 3, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed on Tuesday March 3, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Wednesday March 4 at 05.00. A second closure is scheduled on Thursday March 5, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Friday March 6 at 05.00. The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Tuesday February 17, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed on Thursday February 19, commencing at 22.30 and completing at 05.00 on Friday February 20. The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Monday February 9, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed on Monday February 9, from 22:30 to 05:00. The following later or staggered timings will be utilised to minimise disruption this evening only:
Hammersmith Bridge Road (Northbound) – 00.00 – 05.00      
Hammersmith Bridge Road (Southbound) – 00.00 – 02.00
Fulham Palace Rd (Northbound) – 00.00 – 05.00
Fulham Palace Rd (Southbound) – 22.30 – 05.00
Hammersmith Flyover will also be closed in both directions on the following dates:
Tuesday February 10, from 22:30 to 05:00
Wednesday February 11, from 22:30 to 05:00
Thursday February 12, from 22:30 to 05:00
Friday February 13, from 23:59 to 06:30


 Friday February 6, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed this evening, Friday February 6, commencing at 23.59 and completing on Saturday February 7 at 06.30.

The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions. Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume traffic.


 Wednesday February 4, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed this evening, Wednesday February 4, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Thursday February 5 at 05.00.

Additionally, the flyover will also be closed on Thursday February 5, commencing at 22.30 and completing on Friday February 6 at 05.00.

The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions. Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume traffic.


 Thursday January 29, 2015

Confirmation has just been received from TfL that Hammersmith Flyover will be closed on Friday January 30, from 11.59pm until 6.30am on Saturday January 31. The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Friday January 23, 2015

Transport for London (TfL) has just informed the council that there will be an additional Hammersmith Flyover closure commencing on Sunday January 25 at 22:30, and completing on Monday January 26 at 05:00.

As communicated below Hammersmith Flyover will also be closing this evening, Friday January 23 at 00:00, completing on Saturday January 24 at 06:30.

On both occasions, the flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Wednesday January 14, 2015

Hammersmith Flyover will be closed on the evening of Friday January 23 from 00:00 with works completing at 06:30 on Saturday January 24. The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

Vulnerable borough roads under the flyover will remain open to assist in the increased volume of traffic whilst the flyover is closed.


 Wednesday January 7, 2015

Work continues on the flyover with further nightime closures in January.

This weekend the flyover will be closed on the evening of Friday January 9 from 00:00 and completing at 06:30 on Saturday January 10. The flyover will be closed to traffic in both directions.

In the unlikely event works cannot be completed as scheduled, contingency closure dates may be used: Saturday January 10 from 00.00 to Sunday January 11 at 06.30, or Sunday January 11 from 22.30 to Monday January 12 at 05.00.

Traffic using the A4 Hammersmith flyover, travelling to and from central London, will be diverted from Earls Court to the A40 and then onto the A406 to join the A4/M4 at Chiswick roundabout. Diversion routes will be signed during the works and local access below the flyover will not be affected.

Visit www.tfl.gov.uk/hammersmithflyover (opens new window) for more information.


 Tuesday December 16, 2014

Hammersmith’s flyover continues a series of regular night-time closures in December as work intensifies to repair the old structure.

The flyover will be shut on Thursday December 18 from 10.30pm until 5am to traffic in both directions as worn-out bearings supporting the road are replaced.

The bearings date from the early 1960s, when the elevated road opened.

Other closure dates will be announced later by Transport for London, with work due to end in the summer of 2015.


 Thursday November 20, 2014

Hammersmith’s flyover begins a series of regular night-time closures at the end of November as work intensifies to repair the old structure.

The concrete flyover will be shut to traffic in both directions as worn-out bearings supporting the road are replaced. The bearings date from the early 1960s, when the elevated road opened.

On Thursday November 27 the flyover will be out of bounds between 10.30pm and 5am, with diversions in place.

Other closure dates will be announced later by Transport for London, with work due to end in the summer of 2015.


 Friday June 27, 2014

Until Monday August 4, 2014 there will be full weekend closures in one direction of the flyover, every weekend.

This weekend the flyover will be closed eastbound towards central London from 10.30pm tonight (Friday June 27) until late on Saturday night, when it will reopen. The westbound carriageway will be closed from early Sunday morning until 5am on Monday (June 30). The westbound closures will then continue every weekend for the next five weeks.

Visit www.tfl.gov.uk/hammersmithflyover (opens new window) for more information.

TfL press release about the weekend closures» (opens new window)
Letter from TfL to residents (May 16) about the weekend closures» (pdf 125KB)


 Friday May 16, 2014

From Friday May 30 until Monday August 4, 2014 there will be full weekend closures in one direction of the flyover, every weekend.

TfL press release about the weekend closures» (opens new window)
Letter from TfL to residents (May 16) about the weekend closures» (pdf 125KB)
TfL's newsletter on the closures» (pdf 231KB)


 Friday May 9, 2014

Repairs to Hammersmith Flyover are continuing this week with Transport for London and contractors Costain having to close roads underneath the structure to carry out work. Click here for full information»


 Friday May 2, 2014

Repairs to Hammersmith Flyover are continuing this week with Transport for London and contractors Costain having to close roads underneath the structure to carry out work. For full information click here»


 Friday January 31, 2014

Work is being carried out on the flyover from January 2014 until the summer of 2015. For more information on the works and how it may affect your journeys, visit: http://www.tfl.gov.uk/hammersmithflyover (opens new window).