Lower Thames Crossing
The Lower Thames Crossing is part of the biggest investment in the country’s road network for a generation and an essential component in the UK’s future transport infrastructure. It will boost local, regional and national economies, while offering new connections, better journeys and fewer delays.
Benefits of the project
Adding billions of pounds to the UK economy and encouraging investment and regeneration
Nearly doubling additional road capacity across the Thames east of London
Creating thousands of new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities