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 trains between Rugby and Milton Keynes Central via Northampton on Sunday 18 August

Start date
18/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London Northwestern Railway between Northampton / Crewe / Coventry / Birmingham New Street and between Northampton and Birmingham New Street / Crewe

Virgin Trains between Wolverhampton and London Euston

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayVirgin Trains

Engineering work is taking place between Rugby and Northampton and also between Long Buckby and Wolverton, closing some lines.

London Northwestern Railway:

Trains will be unable to operate via Long Buckby / Northampton. Trains between London Euston and Northampton will operate between London Euston and Milton Keynes only. 

Replacement road transport will operate between Rugby and Northampton and between Northampton and Milton Keynes Central.

Virgin Trains:

The 22:37 Wolverhampton to London Euston will not call at Northampton. Customers may use London Northwestern Railway replacement bus services 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

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