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.

Amended 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service Monday 27 to Thursday 30 November

Start date
27/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between Birmingham New Street to Northampton

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Rugby and Northampton, closing some lines.

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry. A replacement bus will operate between Rugby and Northampton, departing at 23:50. Customers are advised to catch the 23:31 from Coventry to Rugby to make this connection.

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.


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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.