High Speed 2 (HS2) works on Highways England’s Network

Project information

Works taking place

HS2 works that are taking place on the Highways England network will be shown below.

Works on this section of the M6 to M42 eastbound link road is being carried out by Kier.   Overnight full closures will be in place between the M6 junction 4 A (Water Orton Interchange) and the M42 eastbound link road from Tuesday 22 September until Friday 25 September 2020. The closures will be from 9.30pm until 05.30am each night.   This is to allow for technology works and surveys. 

This will mean a total closure of M6 southbound exit slip road at junction 4a (Water Orton Interchange) and a signed diversion to M42 junction 6 (Bickenhill Interchange).

The diversion will be via the A446 Stonebridge Road/A452 Chester Road to Stonebridge Island to join the A45 Coventry Road and rejoin the M42 at junction 6 (Bickenhill Interchange) and then continue on the M42 either southbound or northbound.

HS2 Roadworks

Full overnight closure of the M42 northbound between junction 9 to junction 10. Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 September from 9.30pm until 5.30am. There will be a further closure on 25 September from 9.30pm until 5.30am. Signed diversions in place. Allow extra time for your journey.


Traffic information

Information about scheduled roadworks and events on our motorways and major roads.

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