A roads in Zone 2 of the Great Britain numbering scheme

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The numbering zones for A-roads in Great Britain

List of A roads in zone 2 in Great Britain starting south of the River Thames and east of the A3 (roads beginning with 2).


Single- and double-digit roads[edit]

Road From To Notes
A2 The Borough, Central London Dover The section between Three Crutches (east of Gravesend) and Brenley Corner (near Faversham) has mostly been replaced by the M2 Motorway for long distance traffic
A20 New Cross, South East London Dover
A21 Lewisham, South East London, Royal Tunbridge Wells Hastings
A22 Purley Eastbourne
A23 County Hall, Central London Brighton In the London Borough of Lambeth: Westminster Bridge Road (not Primary Route Network), Kennington Road, Brixton Road, Brixton Hill, Streatham Hill, Streatham High Road, London Road
A24 Clapham Worthing In the London Borough of Lambeth: Clapham Common South Side, Balham Hill
A25 Wrotham Heath, Sevenoaks, Borough Green Guildford
A26 Maidstone, Tonbridge Newhaven, Crowborough
A27 Whiteparish Pevensey
A28 Margate Baldslow
A29 Capel Bognor Regis

Triple-digit roads[edit]

Road From To Notes
A200 London Bridge Greenwich
A201 King's Cross, Central London Bricklayers Arms, Central London Part of the London Inner Ring Road
A202 Victoria Station, Central London New Cross Gate, South East London Part of the London Inner Ring Road where it crosses the Thames at Vauxhall Bridge. In the City of Westminster: Vauxhall Bridge Road; in the London Borough of Lambeth: Vauxhall Bridge, Bridgefoot, Kennington Lane, Durham Street, Harleyford Road, Harleyford Street, Camberwell New Road; in the London Borough of Southwark: Camberwell New Road, Peckham Road, Peckham High Street, Queen's Road, Kender Street
A203 Vauxhall Brixton London Borough of Lambeth: South Lambeth Road, Stockwell Road, Stockwell Park Walk
A204 Brixton Tulse Hill London Borough of Lambeth: Effra Road, Tulse Hill
A205 Woolwich Chiswick London's South Circular Road. In the London Borough of Lambeth: The Avenue, Cavendish Road, Poynders Road, Atkins Road, Streatham Place, Christchurch Road, Hardel Rise, Tulse Hill, Norwood Road, Thurlow Park Road
A206 Greenwich Greenhithe
A207 Charlton Dartford
A208 Eltham Orpington
A209 Plumstead Falconwood
A210 Eltham Bexley
A211 Eltham Ruxley
A212 Catford Forestdale
A213 Sydenham Broad Green
A214 Wandsworth West Wickham In the London Borough of Lambeth: Tooting Bec Road, Tooting Bec Gardens, Gleneagle Road, Ambleside Avenue; not Primary Route Network: Streatham Common North, Crown Lane, Crown Dale, Central Hill, Westow Hill
A215 Elephant and Castle Shirley
A216 Streatham Mitcham In the London Borough of Lambeth: Mitcham Lane
A217 Fulham Horley
A218 Wandsworth South Wimbledon
A219 Harlesden South Wimbledon
A220 Erith Bexleyheath
A221 Bexleyheath Sidcup
A222 Croydon Old Bexley
A223 Foots Cray Crayford
A224 Foots Cray Sevenoaks Previously terminated at a junction with the then A21 at Badgers Mount, south of Orpington; extended to Sevenoaks along the route of the old A21 and A2028.
A225 Dartford Sevenoaks
A226 Crayford Rochester, Gravesend
A227 Gravesend Shipbourne, Tonbridge
A228 Tunbridge Wells Lower Stoke Maidstone
A229 Rochester Hurst Green
A230 Horsted Chatham
A231 Chatham Chatham
A232 Ewell Orpington
A233 Bromley Common Westerham
A234 Crystal Palace Beckenham
A235 Purley Thornton Heath Pond In two sections north and south of Croydon town centre, the middle part having formed the main shopping street of Croydon (North End), which is now pedestrianised.
A236 South Croydon Mitcham
A237 Mitcham Common Coulsdon
A238 Kingston upon Thames Colliers Wood
A239 Morden Park Mitcham Common
A240 Burgh Heath Kingston upon Thames
A241 Unused Previously a road between Epsom and Banstead (now B284).
A242 Reigate Merstham
A243 Leatherhead Surbiton
A244 Leatherhead Hounslow
A245 Leatherhead Horsell
A246 Leatherhead Guildford
A247 Woking Clandon Park
A248 Shere Peasmarsh
A249 Maidstone Sheerness
A250 Sheerness Queenborough
A251 Faversham Ashford
A252 Charing Chilham
A253 Sarre Ramsgate
A254 Margate Ramsgate
A255 Margate Ramsgate
A256 Whitfield St Peter's
A257 Canterbury Sandwich
A258 Dover Sandwich
A259 Folkestone Emsworth
A260 Barham Folkestone
A261 Lympne Hythe
A262 Tenterden Lamberhurst
A263 Unused Previously a road between Pembury and Royal Tunbridge Wells (now A264 and A228).
A264 Tunbridge Wells Horsham
A265 Hurst Green Heathfield
A266 Unused Previously a road between Frant and Hurst Green (now B2099).
A267 Tunbridge Wells Lower Dicker
A268 Flimwell Rye
A269 Bexhill Ninfield
A270 Southwick Coldean Formerly part of the A27 before a bypass was constructed around Brighton in the early 1990s. Original alignment went from Sidley Green to Glyne Gap (now B2036).
A271 Hailsham Battle
A272 Heathfield Chilcomb Original westerly end was at Stockbridge.
A273 Haywards Heath Pyecombe
A274 Maidstone Biddenden
A275 Forest Row Lewes Original southernmost end was at Newhaven
A276 Unused Previously a road from A275 to A26; became part of A275 and old A275 became A2029.
A277 Lewes Lewes Town Road, connecting the A26 and the A27; created after 1997; formerly part of the A27. The original alignment went from Brighton to Portslade-by-Sea (now B2066 and B2194).
A278 Rainham Bredhurst
A279 Unused Previously a road between Handcross and Lower Beeding. Downgraded to a B-class road, the B2110.
A280 Findon Angmering
A281 Guildford Pyecombe
A282 Darenth Thurrock Part of the London Orbital (M25).
A283 Milford Shoreham-by-Sea
A284 Houghton Littlehampton
A285 Petworth Chichester
A286 Milford Birdham
A287 Hook Haslemere
A288 Southsea Portsmouth
A289 Strood Gillingham
A290 Canterbury Whitstable
A291 Sturry Herne Bay
A292 Ashford M20 at Willesborough, Kent
A293 Portslade Bypass and A27 junction. Portslade
A294 Unused Previously a road between Chichester and Bognor Regis.
A295 Hailsham Amberstone, East Sussex
A296 Dartford Bean interchange, near Bluewater
A297 Morden Hall Park, Merton Rose Hill Previously continued into Sutton and Belmont to meet the A217. Downgraded to B2230.
A298 New Malden East of Raynes Park
A299 Brenley Corner, near Faversham Ramsgate

Four digit roads[edit]

Road From To Notes
A2000 Crayford Slade Green
A2001 Chislehurst Road, Sidcup High Street, Sidcup
A2003 Dorking North Holmwood
A2004 Crawley A23 at Crawley
A2008 Unused Ran along Scanlons Bridge Road in Hythe (now A259).
A2010 Seven Dials, Brighton West Street, Brighton
A2011 M23 J10 A23 at Crawley
A2012 Reserved Reserved for the Thames Gateway Crossing. The original one ran from A223 (now declassified High Street) to A224 in Orpington (now A232), and after this, ran from Leatherhead to Fetcham (now B2122).
A2014 A21 near Tonbridge A26 near Tonbridge
A2015 Catford Beckenham
A2016 Plumstead Erith
A2018 Bexley Dartford
A2020 Unused Ran from Aylesford to Bearsted; renumbered in 1977 to its original designation of A20
A2021 Willingdon Eastbourne
A2022 West Wickham Epsom
A2023 Hove West Bletchington
A2025 South Lancing North Lancing
A2026 Thames Road, Dartford Home Gardens, Dartford Previously used for a road in Ewell (now High Street and Kingston Road).
A2028 Unused Ran from what is now B2211 (then part of the A21) to Seven Oaks (now A224).
A2029 A275 near Lewes A26 near Lewes
A2030 Bedhampton Southsea
A2031 Offington Lane, Worthing Teville Road, Worthing
A2032 West Worthing East Worthing
A2033 A259 at Folkestone A260 at Folkestone
A2034 M20 motorway near Channel Tunnel Folkestone
A2036 North of Bexhill East of Bexhill
A2037 Henfield Upper Beeding
A2038 Brighton Brighton
A2040 Eastbourne Eastbourne
A2041 Thamesmead Abbey Wood
A2042 Ashford Kennington
A2043 Cheam Norbiton
A2044 Reigate Salfords
A2045 M2 motorway Junction 3 Near Chatham
A2047 Hilsea Portsmouth
A2050 Harbledown Bridge
A2052 Charlton Millennium Dome
A2070 Kennington Brenzett
A2073 Unused Ran from A27 (now A270) to A23 Brighton (now A270 spur).
A2100 Johns Cross Between Ashdown and Conquest
A2101 Silverhill Hastings town centre Short link road
A2102 Bohemia, Hastings St Leonards-on-Sea Short link road
A2198 The Borough Tower Bridge Long Lane
A2199 Herne Hill Crystal Palace In the London Boroughs of Lambeth and Southwark: Croxted Road, South Croxted Road; in the London Borough of Southwark: Dulwich Wood Park, College Road
A2201 Unused Ran as a road from A200 and A101 in Rotherhithe Tunnel to Surrey Quays (Now B205).
A2202 Unused Ran from A200 in Rotherhithe Tunnel to Surrey Quays as a loop running through a peninsula in Rotherhithe (Now B205).
A2203 A206 Blackwall Tunnel Blackwall Lane
A2204 Woolwich Woolwich Ferry Access road from Woolwich Ferry to the South Circular Road
A2205 Tower Bridge Road Tooley Street, near London Bridge station Bermondsey Street
A2206 Rotherhithe Tower Bridge Road
A2207 Unused Ran along Druid Street, a short connecting road in South London. Decommissioned when it became a one-way pair with the A200.
A2208 Old Kent Road Surrey Quays
A2209 Deptford Deptford Bridge Deptford Church Street
A2210 Deptford Lewisham
A2211 Greenwich Lewisham
A2212 Lee Green Bromley
A2213 Blackheath, Blackheath Eltham, Eltham
A2214 Brixton New Cross In the London Borough of Lambeth: Morval Road, Dalberg Road, Brixton Water Lane, Dulwich Road, Half Moon Lane; in the London Borough of Southwark: Half Moon Lane, Village Way, East Dulwich Grove, East Dulwich Road, Nunhead Lane, Evelina Road; in the London Borough of Lewisham: Evelina Road, Lausanne Road
A2215 Peckham Peckham Rye
A2216 Sydenham Denmark Hill
A2217 Clapham Common Camberwell In the London Borough of Lambeth: Clapham Park Road, Acre Lane, Coldharbour Lane; in the London Borough of Southwark: Coldharbour Lane
A2218 Sydenham Bell Green, Sydenham
A2219 Crawley Crawley
A2220 Copthorne Crawley
A2259 North Bersted Felpham Renaming of the old A259 after the re-routing of the A259 onto the new relief road around Bognor Regis
A2260 Southfleet Northfleet
A2270 Polegate Eastbourne
A2280 Eastbourne near Eastbourne
A2290 Eastbourne Eastbourne Short link road
A2300 Burgess Hill Hickstead
A2310 Brompton, Kent Medway Tunnel
A2700 A27, Worthing West Worthing Technically the route hasn't adopted its A number and remains a C status road with the number C37 (West Sussex). Some road signs in the local area say A2700, but are covered up. [1]
A2990 Yorkletts Herne Bay
  1. ^ "A2700 - Roader's Digest: The SABRE Wiki". www.sabre-roads.org.uk. Retrieved 22 February 2019.