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 late night / early morning service between Rugby and Northampton from Monday 26 to Friday 30 November

Start date
26/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Birmingham New Street to Northampton, and also between Wolverhampton and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Rugby and Northampton, closing the line each night from 23:35.

Monday 26 - Thursday 29 November

The 22:54 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry. Passengers are advised to travel on the 23:31 Coventry to Rugby service provided by Virgin Trains.

The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted.

A rail replacement bus will operate between Rugby and Northampton.

Tuesday 27 - Friday 30 November

The 05:16 Rugby to London Euston service will start from Northampton at 05:46. A rail replacement bus will operate 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


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.