Strike ends this evening but disruption expected until tomorrow
Here is the latest information from Transport for London about the status of the tube network during the current strike.
The current 48 hour strike will end at 8.59pm this evening, Wednesday April 30, but disruption is expected to last into Thursday.
Central Line: Train service operating between Epping to Leytonstone, Hainault via Newbury Park and Marble Arch, Woodford to Hainault and between West Ruislip and North Acton and Ealing Broadway to White City.
Service every ten minutes between Hammersmith & Aldgate. For other destinations pls use District line. Stations closed: Great Portland St, Gloucester Rd & Barbican.
District Line: Train service operating between Upminster and Wimbledon, Ealing Broadway and High Street Kensington, Edgware Road and Kensington (Olympia). No service rest of the line due to strike action. Stns closed: Fulham Broadway & Gloucester Rd.
Hammersmith & City line
Services between Edgware Rd & Barking. Stations closed on parts of line with services: Great Portland Street, Barbican.
Train service operating between Acton Town and Heathrow Airport T123. No service on the rest of the line due to strike action. Stations closed: Hounslow West
Train service operating on the whole line at a reduced frequency due to strike action.
Stations closed: Swiss Cottage, St Johns Wd, Bermondsey. Updates to follow.
Good service running on whole line. Stns closed: Chalk Farm, Mornington Cres, Angel, Borough, Warren Str, Leicester Square, Oval, Tuffnell Park.
Metropolitan Line: Train service operating between Amersham to Baker Street, Uxbridge to Harrow-on-the-Hill, Harrow-on-the-Hill to Aldgate. No service on the rest of the line due to strike action. Stns closed on open parts of line: Great Portland St, Barbican.
Bakerloo Line: Train service operating between Queen's Park and Elephant & Castle. No service on the rest of the line due to strike action. Stations closed: Kilburn Pk, Maida Vale, Paddington, Edgware Rd, Regents Pk, Picc Cir, Lambeth North
Victoria Line: Services operating on the whole line at a reduced frequency due to strike action.
Stations closed due to strike action: Tottenham Hale, Warren Street, Pimlico, Brixton.
A good service is operating on the London Overground which isn’t affected by strike action but is busier than usual.
The strike began on Monday evening after talks between Rail, Maritime and Transport (RMT) union & London Underground (LU) failed after only two hours and both parties left the conciliatory service Acas.
The union say the strike is necessary to prevent ticket office closures which they believe compromise safety.
For further information call the Travel Information Service on 0343 222 1234 or follow TfL Travel Alerts on Twitter
A second strike is due to take place from 9pm on Monday May 5. This strike action will take place ahead of a May Day event in memory of former RMT leader Bob Crow, who died of a suspected heart attack on March 11, aged 52. The event will also be in remembrance of Tony Benn, the politician and campaigner who died several days after Mr Crow.
April 30, 2014