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 service to and from Northampton until 19:00 on Sunday 15 July

Start date
15/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street / Crewe

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Wolverton and Rugby on the lines via Northampton, closing all those lines. The lines that bypass Northampton are not affected by this work.

Until 19:00, London Northwestern Railway services between London Euston and Northampton will start / terminate at Milton Keynes Central. Trains between London Euston and Birmingham New Street / Crewe will be diverted and will not call at Northampton or Long Buckby.

A replacement bus service will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton, and between Northampton and Rugby.

Trains that usually start / terminate at Tring will not run, with other services calling additionally at Bushey, Kings Langley and Apsley.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.