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 late night trains to / from Northampton on Monday 24 September

Start date
24/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Northwestern Railway between Birmingham New Street / Northampton / Milton Keynes and London Euston

Virgin Trains between Wolverhampton and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayVirgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Bletchley and Northampton, closing all lines.

London Northwestern Railway:

After 22:30 train services from London Euston to Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only (to an amended timetable). Rail replacement buses will operate between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton.

The 20:54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston will terminate at Northampton.

Virgin Trains:

The 22:46 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted, and will not call at Northampton. Customers for Northampton should change at Rugby for a replacement bus 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.