Tour de France is coming to London on Monday July 7. London City Airport has been working closely with TFL and Tour partners to maintain road access for as long as possible on the day, and the following information will provide you with both general traffic and local access information.
TDF is coming to London on July 7 and there will be significant road closures in East London from 10am to 6pm
The event is expected to attract huge crowds to London
Staff and passengers are encouraged to use the DLR.
If you have to drive allow extra time for your journey. Traffic marshals will be on hand to guide road users along the diversions and towards the airport
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Driving into the airport From 10am to 3pm
- Drive south from the A13 Newham Way along the A1020 Royal Docks Road, turn right onto Albert Way. At the roundabout at the north end of Connaught Bridge, vehicles will be guided through the road closure by marshals onto the race route. Vehicles will continue onto the southbound carriageway of the bridge and then through to the airport – the cyclists will travel the wrong way down the adjacent northbound carriageway later in the day.
Leaving the airport
- You should turn left as you leave the airport and follow the A112 Connaught Rd/Albert Rd through to Woolwich Manor Way and the Sir Steve Redgrave Bridge. This leads onto the A1020 Royal Docks Rd northbound which will take you to A13.
From 3pm until roads re-open (expected around 4pm)
Driving to the airport
- Drive south from the A13 Newham Way along the A1020 Royal Docks Rd and continue straight on via the Sir Steve Redgrave Bridge onto Woolwich Manor Way. At the traffic lights at the junction with Fishguard Way turn right into the industrial estate. There will be marshals present to direct you onto an airport access road, which leads onto Hartmann Road and then into the airport. Please drive carefully on this access road, which is not usually open to general traffic.
Leaving the airport
- You should turn left as you leave the airport and follow the A112 Connaught Rd/Albert Rd through to Woolwich Manor Way and the Sir Steve Redgrave Bridge. These leads onto the A1020 Royal Docks Rd northbound which will take you to A13.