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 service between Milton Keynes Central and Rugby via Northampton on Sunday 3 March

Start date
03/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Euston and Northampton / Birmingham New Street / Crewe / Tring

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Wolverton and Long Buckby, closing all lines.

As a result, trains between London Euston and Northampton will run between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central only. Rail replacement buses will run between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton, and also between Northampton and Rugby.

Trains between London Euston and Birmingham New Street / Crewe will be diverted and not call at Northampton and Long Buckby.

Trains between London Euston and Tring will call additionally at Bushey, Kings Langley and Apsley.

The following alterations apply:

  • The 09:40 Northampton to Crewe will start from Rugby (at 10:05)
  • The 13:02 Northampton to Crewe will start from Rugby (at 13:26)


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.