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Weekend Closure of Dartford Crossing Tunnels for Maintenance Works

Motorists planning to use the Dartford Crossing over the weekend should be aware of closures affecting both the east and west tunnels. Maintenance and resurfacing works will necessitate the closure of these tunnels, with specific timings and diversions in place.

The closures are scheduled as follows:

Friday, February 9 – Saturday, February 10:

Saturday, February 10 – Sunday, February 11:

Sunday, February 11 – Monday, February 12:

  • A282 Northbound
  • Dartford Crossing East Tunnel
  • Closure: 10pm – 5am
  • Reason: Maintenance works
  • Diversion: National Highways network

The Dartford Crossing, a crucial road link spanning the River Thames between Dartford in Kent and Thurrock in Essex, serves as a vital artery for traffic flow in the region.

It’s essential for travelers to note that while the information provided is accurate at the time of publication, changes may occur, particularly in adverse weather conditions. Motorists are advised to plan their journeys accordingly and consider alternative routes if necessary.

These closures are part of ongoing efforts to ensure the safety and efficiency of the Dartford Crossing infrastructure. National Highways urges drivers to adhere to signage and instructions during the closures and apologizes for any inconvenience caused.

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