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.

Buses replace trains between Rugby and Northampton after 23:40 from Monday 19 to Thursday 22 March

Start date
19/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

between Birmingham New Street and Northampton

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Rugby and Northampton between 23:35 on Monday and 05:15 on Friday morning.

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry. Customers for Rugby, Long Buckby and Northampton should travel on the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston service to Rugby. Replacement buses will run between Rugby and Northampton, calling at Long Buckby.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.