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 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 August

Start date
06/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Birmingham New Street to Northampton

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Birmingham New Street to Northampton, closing all lines.

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry at 23:22. From Coventry passengers are advised to travel on the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston service, changing at Rugby for a rail replacement bus from Rugby to 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 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.