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 from Monday 8 to Friday 12 July

Start date
08/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Northwestern Railway between Birmingham New Street / Rugby and Northampton / London Euston

Virgin Trains between Wolverhampton and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayVirgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Northampton and Rugby, closing all lines overnight from Monday night until Friday morning.

London Northwestern Railway:

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:55 Birmingham New Street to Northampton service will terminate at Coventry at 23:21. Customers should travel on the 23:31 Coventry to London Euston service to Rugby. A replacement bus will run between Rugby and Northampton, calling at Long Buckby.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 05:15 Rugby to London Euston service will start from Northampton at 05:45. A replacement bus will run from Rugby at 04:46 to Long Buckby and Northampton to connect with this train.

Virgin Trains:

Monday to Thursday:

The 22:46 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will be diverted, not calling at Northampton. A replacement bus will run between Rugby and 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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.