Important Met Line Closures
Published on Monday, 07 March 2016 13:41
From Monday 16 May until late 2018 the Metropolitan line will close earlier than normal between Aldgate and Wembley Park. From approximately 22:00 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays track and drainage work will be taking place between Baker Street and Finchley Road.
From approximately 22:00 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays track and drainage work will be taking place between Baker Street and Finchley Road.
The track and drainage is being replaced to increase reliability and shorten journey times. This section of line runs in single bore tunnels which means there is less room to work in than on other parts of the network.
To speed up the work by allowing contractors longer on site each night, the line will close early between Aldgate and Wembley Park on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
A revised Metropolitan line service will operate north of Wembley Park:
- Wembley Park to Amersham - every 30 minutes
- Wembley Park to Chesham - every 30 minutes
- Wembley Park to Uxbridge - every 10 minutes
- Harrow-on-the-Hill to Watford - every 15 minutes
Use the Jubilee line for travel between Wembley Park and Baker Street.
Use the Circle or Hammersmith & City line for travel between Baker Street and Aldgate.
Chiltern Railways services also run between Amersham, Chalfont & Latimer, Chorleywood, Rickmansworth, Harrow-on-the-Hill and Marylebone.
Revised first and last train times
Last Metropolitan line through trains to central London
Later trains run on all branches. After the times above, change at Wembley Park for the Jubilee line to Baker Street.
Last Metropolitan line through trains from central London
Later trains run between Wembley Park and Amersham, Chesham and Uxbridge. Later trains run between Harrow-on-the-Hill and Watford.
Last Chiltern Railways services (from Monday 16 May 2016)
First Metropolitan line through trains from Baker Street
Earlier trains on the Watford branch run from Harrow-on-the-Hill and on all other branches from Wembley Park.
First Metropolitan line through trains to central London
First Jubilee line trains (Tuesdays - Thursdays)