The M40 links London to the Midlands at Solihull and is 89.9 miles long.
The M40 was built in two sections. Originally it ran from London to Oxford, and this part was complete by 1974. In 1990 the final section which meets the M42 was opened.
M40 Traffic Information
M40 Road Projects
Extensive concrete repairs to the central reserve pier and abutments, re-waterproofing, replacement of the bridge bearings and the movement joints.[View road project page...]
Works to reduce congestion on the M40 slip roads at junction 12 and queuing on the M40 southbound hardshoulder[View road project page...]
Works have been completed to upgrade drainage infrastructure on the M40 Horse Brook.[View road project page...]
We are installing a new traffic operating system at Handy Cross roundabout to help improve the efficiency of the traffic signals[View road project page...]