Tyne Tunnels

Tyne Tunnels
Tyne Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1650m/1500m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 tube/ 2 lanes in each direction + cycle and pedestrian tunnels
Years(s) opened:
1967/2011
Annual throughput:
12,000,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled (see website below)
Owner/Operator:
Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority / TT2 Ltd
Website:

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M25 Tunnels

Hatfield
Hatfield
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1147m
Number of lanes/tubes:
3 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1986
Annual throughput:
29,510,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Connect Plus/HE
Website:

Bell Common
Bell Common
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
505m
Number of lanes/tubes:
4 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1984
Annual throughput:
48,830,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
HE/Connect Plus
Website:

Holmesdale
Holmesdale
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
684m
Number of lanes/tubes:
4 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1984
Annual throughput:
46,830,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
HE/Connect Plus
Website:

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Medway

Medway
Medway Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
725m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1996
Annual throughput:
15,330,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Medway Council
Website:

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TFL

A102 Blackwall Tunnel Southbound
Blackwall Southbound
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1174m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1967
Annual throughput:
18,250,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Kier Highways
Website:

A102 Blackwall Tunnel Northbound
Blackwall Northbound
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1350m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1897
Annual throughput:
18,250,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Kier Highways
Website:

A101 Rotherhithe
A101 Rotherhithe
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1483m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1908
Annual throughput:
12,045,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Kier Highways
Website:

A13 Limehouse Link
Limehouse Link Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1553m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1993
Annual throughput:
23,725,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / RMS (DBFO Co)
Website:

A13 East India Dock
East India Dock
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
350m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1993
Annual throughput:
23,725,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / RMS (DBFO Co)
Website:

A406 Fore Street
A406 Fore Street
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
361m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1998
Annual throughput:
21,900,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Ringway Jacobs
Website:

A12 George Green
A12 George Green
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
295m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
2000
Annual throughput:
21,900,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Ringway Jacobs
Website:

A12 Green Man
Green Man Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
170m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
2000
Annual throughput:
21,900,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Ringway Jacobs
Website:

A12 Eastway
A12 Eastway
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
290m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1974
Annual throughput:
10,950,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / CVU
Website:

A3211 Upper Thames St.
Upper Thames Street
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
320m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
Mid 70s
Annual throughput:
10,950,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / CVU
Website:

A40 Hangar Lane
Hanger Lane West
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
240m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1960
Annual throughput:
21,900,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Conway-AECOM
Website:

A2 Eltham Tunnel
Eltham Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
156m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1970
Annual throughput:
21,900,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
TfL / Kier Highways
Website:


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Cork City, Ireland


Jack Lynch Tunnel
Cork Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
620m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1999
Annual throughput:
26,645,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Cork City Council / NCC / Egis
Website:

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Dartford Tunnel


Dartford Tunnel
Dartford Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1430m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1st Bore (W) 1963, 2nd Bore (E) 1980
Annual throughput:
25,350,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled
Owner/Operator:
Highways England / Connect Plus Services
Website:

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Birmingham City Council


A38 Queensway Tunnel Birmingham
Birmingham Queensway Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
550m
Number of lanes/tubes:
Twin Bore, with 2 lanes per bore
Years(s) opened:
1971
Annual throughput:
42000 per day
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Birmingham City Council / Amey
Website:

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Kent County Council


Chesfield Tunnel - A299
Chesfield Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
315m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1998
Annual throughput:
438,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Kent County Council
Website:
None

Ramsgate Tunnel - A299
Ramsgate Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
800m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
2000
Annual throughput:
4,380,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Kent County Council
Website:
None

Roundhill Tunnel - A20
Roundhill Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
380m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1993
Annual throughput:
14,600,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Highways England / Balfour Beatty / Motts
Website:
None

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A3 Hindhead Tunnel

A3 Hindhead Tunnel
Hindhead Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1.83Km
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2 (2 lanes each bore)
Years(s) opened:
2011
Annual throughput:
Annual throughput: ADT 35,000 / day (both bores)
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Highways England / Kier Highways
Website:
None

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A38 Saltash Tunnel Cornwall


A38 Saltash Tunnel Cornwall
A38 Saltash Tunnel Cornwall
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
410m
Number of lanes/tubes:
3 lanes x 1 tube (bi-directional tidal flow)
Years(s) opened:
1987
Annual throughput:
14,600,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Highways England / Tamar Br JC Manager
Website:
 

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Welsh Tunnels

Conwy
Conwy
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1089m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1991
Annual throughput:
5,500,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Government
Website:
 

Penmaenbach West
Penmaenbach West
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
658m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1989
Annual throughput:
5,500,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Government
Website:
 

Penmaenbach East
 
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
160m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1932
Annual throughput:
5,500,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Government
Website:
 

Pen Y Clip
Pen Y Clip
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
930m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1993
Annual throughput:
5,500,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Government
Website:
 

A40 Gibraltar Hill Tunnels at Monmouth
A40 Gibraltar Hill Tunnels at Monmouth
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
183 and 188m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1967
Annual throughput:
11,000,000 (19%HGV)
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Assembly Government/SWTRA
Website:
 

Brynglas
Brynglas
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
360m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1967
Annual throughput:
29,000,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Welsh Assembly Government/SWTRA
Website:
 

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Glasgow City Council


Clyde Tunnel
Clyde Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
756m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1963
Annual throughput:
22,000,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Glasgow City Council
Website:

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Cardiff City Council


Butetown Tunnel
Butetown Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
725m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1996
Annual throughput:
14,000,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Cardiff County Council
Website:

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Mersey Tunnels


Queensway - Birkenhead
Queensway Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
3260m
Number of lanes/tubes:
4 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1934
Annual throughput:
11,000,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled (see website below), Motorcyles - Free
Owner/Operator:
Merseytravel
Website:

Kingsway - Wallasey
Kingway Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
2260m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1971 / 1973
Annual throughput:
15,640,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled (see website below), Motorcyles - Free
Owner/Operator:
Merseytravel
Website:

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Dublin Tunnel


Dublin Tunnel
Dublin Port Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
4650m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
2006
Annual throughput:
5,500,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled - Free HGVs & Coaches 25+ seats
Owner/Operator:
Dublin County Council & National Road Authority
Website:

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Healthrow Airport Tunnels


Heathrow Main Tunnel into Central Terminal Area
Heathrow Main Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
630m
Number of lanes/tubes:
6 x 4
Years(s) opened:
Circa 1957
Annual throughput:
31,500,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
BAA
Website:
 

Heathrow Cargo Tunnel
Heathrow Cargo Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
885m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 1
Years(s) opened:
1968
Annual throughput:
2,450,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
BAA
Website:
 

Heathrow Airside Road Tunnel
Heathrow Airside Road Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
1.3km
Number of lanes/tubes:
1 x 2
Years(s) opened:
2004
Annual throughput:
700,000<
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
BAA
Website:
 

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Leeds City Council


A58 (M) Woodhouse Tunnel
A58 (M) Woodhouse Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
378m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1964
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Leeds City Council
Website:
 

A64 (M) New York Road Tunnel
 
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
328m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1969
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Leeds City Council
Website:
 

A643 Matthew Murray Tunnel
 
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
160m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1969
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Leeds City Council
Website:
 

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Manchester Airport


A538 Wilmslow Road tunnels beneath runways
A538 Wilmslow Road tunnels beneath runways
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
395m and 240m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2/2 x 2
Years(s) opened:
1984
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Manchester Airport Authority
Website:
 

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East Sussex


A26 Cuilfail Tunnel
A26 Cuifail Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
420m
Number of lanes/tubes:
1/2
Years(s) opened:
1980
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
East Sussex CC
Website:
 

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West Sussex


A27 Southwick Hill
A27 Southwick Hill
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
520/612 m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2/2
Years(s) opened:
1996
Annual throughput:
17,110,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Highway England / Balfour Beatty / Motts
Website:
 

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Stoke on Trent


A50 Meir Tunnel
A50 Meir Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
284m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2/2
Years(s) opened:
1998
Annual throughput:
25,000,000
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Highways England / EM Highways
Website:
 

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Limerick, Eire


Limerick Tunnel
Limerick Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
675m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2/2
Years(s) opened:
2010
Annual throughput:
5,100,000
Tolled or free:
Tolled
Owner/Operator:
Limerick City Council/Directroute (Limerick) Ltd
Website:
 

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Leeds-Bradford Airport


A658 Victoria Avenue Tunnel
A658 Victoria Avenue Tunnel
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
237m
Number of lanes/tubes:
2/2
Years(s) opened:
1983
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Leeds-Bradford Airport
Website:
 

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Westminster City Council


Strand Underpass, London W1
Strand Underpass, London W1
 
 
Length (portal to portal):
365m
Number of lanes/tubes:
1/2
Years(s) opened:
1964
Annual throughput:
 
Tolled or free:
Free
Owner/Operator:
Westminster CC
Website:
 

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