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 overnight London Midland trains from approximately 22:30 Monday 4 December

Start date
04/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Euston and Northampton

TOC(s) affected

From 22:30, Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Bletchley and Northampton closing some lines.

The following amendments will apply:

  • After 22:30, buses will replace trains between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton and will run to a reduced timetable.
  • The 20:54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston will terminate at Northampton.
  • 22:05 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston will not run. Customers should use alternative trains to complete their journey.
  • The 23:04 London Euston to Milton Keynes Central will not call at Bushey. Customers should use alternative trains to complete their journey.


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Project Information:

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