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Here is your Transport update for the weekend in London

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London Underground

District line
Trains will not run between Plaistow and Dagenham East while we carry out track replacement work at Barking.

Hammersmith & City line
There will be no service between Plaistow and Barking. This is to allow us to replace track at East Ham.

London Overground
All weekend, there will be no service between Gospel Oak and Barking. This is while Network Rail carry out major works to enable new, longer trains to run from 2018.

DLR
There will be no service between Westferry and Island Gardens, via Canary Wharf, due to track work.

Buses
Bus users may be affected by the following this weekend. While we will try to maintain a good service, buses may be delayed or stop short of their normal destination:

Wembley – From 13:00 until 20:00 on Sunday, roads around the stadium will be busier than usual, including A406, Harrow Road and Wembley High Road. This is due to an event.

Central London – Until 23:00 on 27 August, Whitehall is closed southbound. There is no access to Parliament Square or Bridge Street. This is for utility works.

Islington – Until early November, Upper Street is closed southbound between Liverpool Road and City Road. There is also no access from Liverpool Road. This is for Thames Water works.

Advance notice: London Bridge – From 01:00 on Saturday 26 August until 05:00 on Tuesday 29 August, Tooley Street will be closed in both directions between Borough High Street and Bermondsey Street. This is for Network Rail work.

Advance notice: A406 Staples Corner Flyover – From Monday 28 August until late September, various lane and road closures will be in place on the flyover.

Roads
Road users may be affected by the following this weekend:

Wembley – From 13:00 until 20:00 on Sunday, roads around the stadium will be busier than usual, including A406, Harrow Road and Wembley High Road. This is due to an event.

Central London – Until 23:00 on 27 August, Whitehall is closed southbound. There is no access to Parliament Square or Bridge Street. This is for utility works.

Islington – Until early November, Upper Street is closed southbound between Liverpool Road and City Road. There is also no access from Liverpool Road. This is for Thames Water works.

Advance notice: London Bridge – From 01:00 on Saturday 26 August until 05:00 on Tuesday 29 August, Tooley Street will be closed in both directions between Borough High Street and Bermondsey Street. This is for Network Rail work.

Advance notice: A406 Staples Corner Flyover – From Monday 28 August until late September, various lane and road closures will be in place on the flyover.

National Rail
Waterloo station improvement work – Until Monday 28 August, some Tube, rail and bus services in southwest London will be much busier than usual, due to Network Rail’s improvement works at Waterloo station.

Thameslink programme works – From Saturday 26 August until Saturday 2 September, Southeastern trains will not serve Charing Cross, Waterloo East or London Bridge stations while Network Rail carries out improvement works as part of the Thameslink programme. Fewer Southeastern trains will run and all services will be busier. Cannon Street and Victoria stations will be exceptionally busy with queuing systems in place.

Santander Cycles
The following docking stations will be out of service this weekend:
• South Quay West, Bourne Street, Foley Street, Sun Street and Cardinal Place for building works
• Westfield Eastern Access Road, for site redevelopment
• Rodney Street, for works
• Montgomery Square and Dorset Square, for site redevelopment
• Grafton Street, Bruton Street and Norton Folgate, for utility works


18/08/2017 |

Heathrow Lodge – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport

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With a free morning airport shuttle transfer to Heathrow terminals between 06:00 and 10:30, Monday to Saturday mornings, Heathrow Lodge is just 10 minutes’ drive from each terminal at Heathrow Airport.

The en-suite rooms include tea/coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV. Budget rooms are set in a building adjacent to the main building and include shared bathroom facilities. Budget rooms do not have TV or tea/ coffee-making facilities.

WiFi is accessible only in the main building, at a surcharge.

There are 2 local pubs/restaurants within 3 minutes’ walking distance.

Facilities available:
– Airport Shuttle (free)
– Parking
– Family Rooms
– Non-Smoking Rooms
– WiFi

To view more facilities at this venue, please click on the link below…..

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13/06/2017 |

Private Arrival Transfer from Heathrow Airport to Central London: wide range of vehicles available including 8 seater Minivans

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Arrive to London with our private transfer service. A driver will meet and greet you in the the arrivals hall at the airport terminal and assist with your luggage. We operate wide range of vehicles: Saloon Cars, MPVs, Executive vehicles, 8 seater Minivans.

Enjoy the ride to your central London accommodation.
Private transfers operate 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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Highlights
Airport transfer
Multiple times offered throughout the day
Family friendly
Upon your arrival, a professional chauffeur will be waiting for you in the arrivals hall and holding a sign with the lead traveler’s name printed on it. Proceed with a meet and greet by driver, who will ensure that you will receive the best customer care the entire way. The driver will be tracking your flight, so if your flight is delayed or set for an early arrival, they will make sure to be available for you. After meeting your driver, head to the private vehicle awaiting you outside.

Relax comfortably as the chauffeur loads your luggage into the trunk for you, ensuring you will not have to lift a finger. As you drive along London, admire the sights and views of the city, even perhaps picking out areas you look forward to exploring later into your vacation. Arrive at your accommodations in a timely manner and bid your driver farewell.

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27/04/2017 |

Radisson Blu Edwardian 4 star Hotel, Heathrow

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Located just 5 minutes’ drive from London Heathrow Airport, the Radisson Blu Edwardian, Heathrow is decorated with Oriental artefacts and designer furniture. Free Wi-Fi is available and a health spa features on site.

An airport shuttle service stops at the Radisson Blu Edwardian, Heathrow and offers transfers to terminals 1 to 5 within 30 minutes. London Victoria is a 45-minute rail journey from Heathrow Underground Station, which is situated within the airport.

A bath and a shower are included in each modern bathroom, some bathrooms have marble tiles. A satellite TV, tea and coffee facilities, a hairdryer and a mini bar are included in each air conditioned room.

Guests can dine in the Steak & Lobster restaurant which offers freshly cooked dishes with unlimited fries and salad. Vegetarian options are also available, along with a wine list and refreshing beers. Annayu restaurant offers a unique blend of classic and contemporary Indian cuisine.

A sauna and steam room feature in the Pegasus Health Spa. There is a range of treatments available and a gym.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9 for a two-person trip.

Available facilities
– Airport Shuttle
– Parking
– Free WiFi
– Family Rooms
– Spa
– Non-Smoking Rooms

To view more facilities at this venue please click on the link below…..

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27/04/2017 |

Private Arrival Port Transfer: Southampton Port to London Heathrow Airport – 24 hours a day 7 days a week

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Enjoy a comfortable transfer from Southampton Port to Heathrow Airport. This private hire service will assist you in getting to the airport in a timely manner in comfort. This transfer operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

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Highlights
Family friendly
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
Hotel pickup included
Your driver will be at your service inside the cruise terminal with your name displayed on a placard. Assistance will be provided for loading of luggage into the car. This driver transfer is provided from the Southampton Port Terminals to Heathrow airport terminal 2, 3, 4 and 5.

When making a booking, you must provide the following information in the special requirements box:
Pickup Time
Name of cruise/ship
Drop off terminal
Hotel info(if at a hotel near Southampton)

Available vehicles at service includes 4 seat Saloon/Sedan car (4 passengers, 2 luggage and 2 hand luggage), 5 seat MPV car (5 passengers, 4 luggage and 3 hand luggage) and 8 seat vehicles respectively (8 passengers, 8 luggage and 8 hand luggage).

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25/04/2017 |

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – Tower of London

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With views of London’s skyline, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London features a rooftop Skylounge bar and features air-conditioned and soundproof rooms. Free Wi-Fi is accessible throughout and the Tower of London and Tower Bridge are just a 5-minute walk away.

Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and luxury décor, the spacious rooms at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London-Tower of London have Apple iMac entertainment systems. The rooms also all have a private bathroom with a mist-free mirror, a shower and designer toiletries.

City Café restaurant serves modern British cuisine using fresh, local produce. Skylounge bar features a glass-roofed balcony and views of the Thames River.

Just 153 m from the Tower Hill Underground (subway) Station, the Doubletree by Hilton Tower of London is a 5-minute walk from the iconic Gherkin and The City. With 8 flexible event spaces, the hotel is able to cater for special occasions or celebrations.

City of London is a great choice for travelers interested in city trips, history and sightseeing.

This is our guests’ favorite part of London, according to independent reviews.

This property also has one of the top-rated locations in London! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in London! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Most Popular Facilities
– Free WiFi
– Parking
– Family Rooms
– Non-Smoking Rooms
– Fitness Center
– Restaurant

To view more facilities at this venue please click on the link below…..

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20/04/2017 |

Private Departure Transfer: Central London to Heathrow Airport: enjoy a hassle and worry free service

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Enjoy this private airport transfer service; select your preferred pick up time, and enjoy this hassle and worry free private transportation service.

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Highlights
Family friendly
All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
Hotel pickup included
You will be picked up from your central London hotel or address and taken directly to your Heathrow airport terminal. Your chauffeur will arrive at least 15-20 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time. The chauffeur will assist you with your luggage and then escort you to your vehicle. Sufficient time will be allowed for any traffic delay so you are always on time and never late.

When making a booking, you will need to provide your pickup time and address/hotel and the flight departure number and time. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously. The prices is based on 1 to 2 adults traveling with 2 big suitcases, 3 small suitcases in a sedan, 2 to 4 adults traveling with 4 big suitcases, 4 small suitcases in a minivan, 5 to 8 adults traveling with 8 big suitcases, 8 small suitcases in a van.

AbuBB, January 2017
Booked a pick up from our Air BNB in London Soho to Heathrow airport for 4:00am. Didn’t want to hunt for a cab in 29 degree F weather at 4:00am. Very pleased with the service. Emanuel was at our front door promptly at 4:00am and we had a smooth trip to Heathrow within 30 minutes without incident. He handled our baggage and his car was clean. Would recommend him to anyone needing prompt, efficient and professional service!

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20/04/2017 |

London Airport Private Arrival Transfer services available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

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Travel from London Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton or City Airport to your London Docklands or London City accommodation. Transfer services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Highlights

Airport transfer
When making a booking, you will need to advise your flight details and your London Docklands or London City accommodation details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. It’s that easy!

Don’t forget to book your London Departure Airport Transfer for the journey home!

Price is per person, based on 8 adults per car/vehicle

Pricing information

LHR to London Accommodation

Code: LHRHOT
Private transfer from London Heathrow Airport to London City accommodation
From EUR15.39

LGW to London Accommodation

Code: LGWHOT
Private transfer from London Gatwick Airport to London City accommodation
From EUR20.62

STN to London Accommodation

Code: STNHOT
Private transfer from Stansted Airport to London City accommodation
From EUR20.62

LTN to London Accommodation

Code: LTNHOT
Private transfer from Luton Airport to London City accommodation
From EUR20.61

LCY to London Accommodation

Code: LCYHOT
Private transfer from London City Airport to London City accommodation
From EUR15.39

LHR to Docklands Accommodation

Code: LHRDCK
Private transfer from London Heathrow Airport to Docklands accommodation
From  EUR19.08

LGW to Docklands Accommodation

Code: LGWDCK
Private transfer from London Gatwick Airport to Docklands accommodation
From EUR24.97

STN to Docklands Accommodation

Code: STNDCK
Private transfer from Stansted Airport to Docklands accommodation
From EUR20.62

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04/04/2017 |
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