Future engineering work
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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.
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Amended late night and early morning service between Rugby and Northampton from Monday 17 to Friday 21 April
- Start date
- 17/04/2017 00:00
- End date
- Route affected
London Midland between Birmingham New Street and Northampton and also between Rugby and London Euston
Virgin Trains between Wolverhampton and London Euston
- TOC(s) affected
- London Midland; Virgin Trains;
Network Rail are carrying out engineering work overnight between Rugby and Northampton, closing the line.
Monday to Thursday
The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry. If you wish to travel beyond Coventry you may use the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston Virgin Trains service to Rugby and then replacement road transport from Rugby calling at Long Buckby and Northampton to complete your journey
Monday to Friday
The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted and not call at Northampton. A replacement bus service will run between Rugby and Northampton to help you complete your journey.
Tuesday to Friday
The 05:16 Rugby to London Euston service will start from Northampton at 05:46. A replacement bus will run between Rugby and Northampton earlier than normal timetable.
The London Midland ticket you purchased for the 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will be accepted on the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston service between Coventry and Rugby.
Check before you travel:
You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner
Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.
You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.