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 London Northwestern Railway services from Monday 23 to Friday 27 July

Start date
23/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham New Street and Northampton and

Rugby to London Euston 

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Rugby and Northampton closing the line.

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton will terminate at Coventry. Customers should use the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston train and change at Rugby for replacement bus to Northampton.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

The 05:16 Rugby to London Euston is replaced by a bus between Rugby and Northampton departing Rugby at 05:11.

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.