About Us

Get Ahead of the Games

This website has been developed by Transport for London on behalf of the Olympic Delivery Authority, London 2012, the Department for Transport, the Highways Agency, National Rail and the Mayor of London. Its purpose is to provide you with the information you need to understand where and when travel will be affected, consider all your travel options and plan your travel during the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.


Whether you are a London 2012 spectator, a regular traveller or a business, in certain places and at certain times across the UK, different transport arrangements will be in place that could affect your travel. This site contains the information you need to find out if and when your journey is likely to be affected. This site also helps you find the information you need to plan alternatives to your usual journey.

If you wish to contact us, please email getaheadofthegames@tfl.gov.uk. We'll endeavour to respond to you within 5 working days.

Olympic Games
27 July - 12 Aug
Paralympic Games
29 Aug - 9 Sept 2012
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Going to the Games?

If you are a spectator, you can plan and book your journey from any address in Great Britain to your 2012 Games venue on the London 2012 website.

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Are you a business?

Find out how you can keep your business running smoothly during the Games.

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