Dartford Crossing closures coming up next week

PUBLISHED: 15:46 06 November 2015 | UPDATED: 15:46 06 November 2015

The Queen Elizabeth II bridge at the Dartford crossing of the River Thames.

The Queen Elizabeth II bridge at the Dartford crossing of the River Thames.


The tunnel will be closed to traffic on a number of evening next week

The Dartford Crossing will be closed from Monday as maintenance work continues.

Highways England says the work will continue with fully signed diversions for oversized vehicles. The northbound east tunnel will be closed between Monday and Thursday (November 12) between 8.30pm and 5.30am. The north bound west tunnel will be shut to traffic between Friday (November 13) and Saturday (November 14), while the east bore will be closed again on Sunday.

The bridge will have three of its four lanes closed overnight between 10pm and 5.30am on Monday, Thursday and Friday.

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