Future engineering work

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Amended London Midland services between Birmingham New Street and Northampton / London Euston on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 December

Start date
27/12/2017  00:00
End date
28/12/2017 
Route affected
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Between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Birmingham New Street / Crewe

 
TOC(s) affected
London Midland
Description

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between between Birmingham New Street and Rugby / Long Buckby / Northampton.

Until 12:00 on Thursday trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Crewe will run to an amended timetable and run at a reduced frequency.

Trains between Birmingham New Street London Euston will be diverted, not calling at Long Buckby and Northampton. Some trains will run between Birmingham New Street and Coventry / Rugby and between Northampton and London Euston only.

Buses will operate between Rugby and Northampton.

From 12:00 on Thursday trains will be able to run via Northampton. Trains between London Euston and Tring / Milton Keynes Central / Northampton / Crewe and between Birmingham New Street and Coventry / Northampton / London Euston will operate to an amended Saturday timetable.

On Wednesday and Thursday trains between Birmingham New Street and Birmingham International which start / terminate at Birmingham International will not run. Alternative London Midland services will be available.

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service on Wednesday and Thursday will not run. Passengers travelling to Rugby, Long Buckby and Northampton are advised to travel on the 23:10 Virgin Train Trains service from Birmingham New Street to London Euston. A rail replacement bus will operate from Rugby to Northampton. Passengers for stations between Birmingham New Street and Coventry are advised to travel on the 23:14 Birmingham New Street to Coventry service. 

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.