Are there any problems on M25?

UPDATE: #M25 anti-clockwise between J28 and J27 | Anti-Clockwise | Congestion: Location : The M25 anticlockwise between junctions J28 and J27 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:00 and 10:15 on 5 May 2022.

Is the M25 busy?

The M25 is one of the busiest roads in the UK with hundreds of thousands of users travelling on it every day.

Why is the M25 so busy?

The data also showed significant traffic on the M25 was due to travel between Surrey, Gatwick and Kent, suggesting a “lack of alternative high-capacity cross-country routes” in the south-east of England.

Is the M25 busy on Sundays?

A whole raft of different events may cause delays on the M25 and Sundays can be surprisingly busy.

Is the Dartford Crossing open?

All lanes are now open on the #A282 southbound #Dartford Crossing (Bridge) following an earlier collision.

What is the best time to travel on the M25?

As a very general rule of thumb, the best times to travel on the motorway are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday after 8pm and before 6am. Weekends allow for a bit of a lie in – leave in the morning to avoid the noon traffic which can become statisically more dangerous, or head off after 6pm.

How long does it take to drive around the M25?

The M25 is 117 miles – that’s 188.8km – long and the second longest bypass in Europe, after Germany’s Berliner Ring. 7. Apparently it would take you one hour and 40 minutes to drive all the way round it at 70mph.

What time is the M25 quietest?

Clockwise is always quieter as it tends to be against the flow. 1-2 pm. I used to commute that whole stretch for around 2 years. I’ve seen the m40 -m20 stretch backed up for miles before during Friday PM rush hour which in reality is 4pm until 8pm.

What is the best time to drive on the M25?

Is Dartford Crossing free today?

It’s free to make the Thames crossing using the Dartford Tunnel or Queen Elizabeth II Bridge between 10pm and 6am. The same fees apply every day, including at weekends and on bank holidays.

Is the Dartford Crossing free?

Charges and fines You must pay the charge if you use the Dartford Crossing between 6am and 10pm. Charges apply every day – including weekends and bank holidays. How much you pay to cross depends on the type of vehicle you’re driving and if you already have an account.

Is the M25 hard to drive on?

The M25 is easy, however the A12 at Colchester often has accidents every morning. Which junction are you coming off at? It’s impossible to speed on most of the M25 as there are speed cameras everywhere, which makes it much safer than many motorways.