Passengers warned of severe delays on Central Line

The Central Line has severe delays.

The Central Line has severe delays. - Credit: PA Wire/Press Association Images

Commuters are being warned of severe delays on the Central Line this morning because of a derailed engineering train at Holland Park station.

There is no service between White City and Marble Arch with severe delays on the rest of the line.

Passengers are being advised to avoid the Central Line where possible.

It is believed the train came off the rails just after midnight. There were no casualties.

South Woodford Station is closed due to overcrowding and Bond Street Station has also been closed following a fire alert.

Tickets are being accepted on all London buses to Central Line stations.

Abellio Greater Anglia, First Great Western, Chiltern Railways and London Overground are also accepting tickets.