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 at Northampton on Monday 7 October

Start date
07/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London Northwestern Railway between London Euston and Northampton, and also between London Euston and Liverpool Lime Street

Virgin Trains between London Euston and Wolverhampton

TOC(s) affected
London Northwestern RailwayAvanti West Coast

Late night track renewal work is taking place between Bletchley and Northampton, closing some lines. 

As a result, the following changes will apply:

London Northwestern Railway

Train services departing after 22:30 from London Euston to Northampton will be terminated at Milton Keynes Central and will be running at a reduced frequency. A rail replacement bus service will run between Milton Keynes Central and Northampton. 

The 19:12 Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston service will also terminate at Northampton.

Virgin Trains 

The 22:45 Wolverhampton to London Euston service will not call at Northampton. A replacement bus service will run from Rugby to Long Buckby / Northampton.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.

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.