Cross London Route Utilisation Strategy - Present Usage of The Lines Involved

Present Usage of The Lines Involved

The lines involved provide significant orbital passenger services and important freight routes, as well as other movements.

The most frequent passenger services, 4 trains per hour (tph) in each direction during the working week, are on the NLL. The WLL and the GoBLin basically have 2 tph each. There are some additional trains on all these lines during peak hours. The SLL has 2 tph. The ELL is currently closed, pending construction of northern and southern extensions; it formerly had about 5 tph.

Freight services include those having destinations on or near to the lines, as well as cross-country freight movements not originating or terminating in London, for which presently these lines are the most viable route.

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