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 evening trains to / from Northampton on Monday 22 October

Start date
22/10/2018  00:00
End date
22/10/2018 
Route affected

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

Virgin Trains between Wolverhampton and London Euston

 
TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayVirgin Trains
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Bletchley and Northampton from 23:50 on Monday evening, closing some lines.

London Northwestern Railway:

After 22:30, no trains will run between Milton Keynes and Northampton. These services will be replaced by a bus service between Milton Keynes and Northampton, which will operate to an amended a reduced timetable.

Additionally:

  • The 20:54 Birmingham New Street to London Euston service will terminate at Northampton.
  • The 22:05 Milton Keynes Central to London Euston service will not run.
  • The 23:04 London Euston to Milton Keynes service will not call at Bushey.

Virgin Trains:

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

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

Bicycles:

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.