M40

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

On the M40 northbound at junction J12, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 9 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 26 April 2014.

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On the M40 northbound between junctions J10 and J11, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks , from 9 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 26 April 2014.

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The M40 southbound exit slip at junction J10 will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 25 April 2014 to 5 am on 26 April 2014.

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The M40 slip road to the M42 northbound will be closed , due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 23 April 2014 to 25 April 2014.

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On the M40 southbound between junctions J16 and J15, minor delays are possible due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 5:30 am.

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M40 Road Projects

M40 Junction 12 Improvements Scheme

Works to reduce con­ges­tion on the M40 south­bound diverge slip road at junc­tion 12 and on the main carriageway

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M40 Horse Brook Drainage

Works have been com­pleted to upgrade drainage infra­struc­ture on the M40 Horse Brook.

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M40 Junction 4/A404 Handy Cross Roundabout SCOOT Installation

We are installing a new traf­fic oper­at­ing sys­tem at Handy Cross round­about to help improve the effi­ciency of the traf­fic signals

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