With no New Year celebrations there will be no free travel or late night tube in London this year

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Transport for London have confirmed that as there is no New Year's Eve celebrations and fireworks displays in the capital this year, the usual all night tube and rail services and free travel options will not be in effect.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, which has caused the Government to issue tier 4 restrictions on London, the year will not go out with a bang the same way it usually does.

Transport for London have released details on what to expect from the capital’s transport network on New Year’s Eve:


  • Day - Saturday service

  • Night - Saturday service

  • No extra services through the night


  • Reduced service

  • First trains at weekday times

  • Services will not run through the night

  • These stations close at 23:00:

  • Westminster

  • Chalk Farm

  • Charing Cross

  • These stations go to exit and interchange only from 23:00:

  • Piccadilly Circus

  • Leicester Square

  • Embankment

London Overground

  • Saturday service

  • Services will not run through the night

  • No service between Gospel Oak and Stratford

  • Replacement buses: Hampstead Heath-Stratford

TfL Rail

  • Reduced service between Liverpool Street and Shenfield

  • Services will not run through the night

  • First trains from:

  • Shenfield: 04:44

  • Liverpool Street: 05:26


  • Saturday service

  • Services will not run through the night


  • Saturday service

  • Services will not run through the night


  • Service running 07:00-01:00

  • Dial-a-Ride services are for registered members only


  • Woolwich Ferry - one boat service running 07:00-19:00


  • The Congestion Charge, LEZ and ULEZ charges apply

  • See our traffic status updates map for 31 December

Transport for London have also confirmed there will be no special free travel on New Year’s Eve.

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