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 midweek service between Rugby and Northampton from Monday 19 until Thursday 22 February

Start date
19/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between Birmingham New Street and Northampton

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Rugby and Northampton, closing some lines each night from 23:35.

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry. Passengers are advised to transfer to the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston service provided by Virgin Trains, as far as Rugby.

A bus will operate from Rugby to Northampton, departing at 23:50.

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.

Project Information:

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