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

Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 29 May 2016. Status : Currently Active. Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Location : The M40 southbound between junctions J5 and J4 . Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed. Reason : Barrier repairs.

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Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Schedule : From 23:00 on 29 May 2016 to 06:00 on 30 May 2016. Location : The M40 southbound between junctions J8A and J5 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

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Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Schedule : From 23:00 on 29 May 2016 to 06:00 on 30 May 2016. Location : The M40 northbound at junction J5 . Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned.

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Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Schedule : From 09:30 on 24 June 2016 to 09:30 on 27 June 2016. Location : The M40 southbound between junctions J14 and J11 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

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Status : Pending. Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed. Schedule : From 21:00 on 24 June 2016 to 09:00 on 27 June 2016. Location : The M40 southbound between junctions J14 and J11 . Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned.

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M40 Road Projects

M40 Junction 12 Improvements Scheme

Works to reduce con­ges­tion on the M40 slip roads at junc­tion 12 and queu­ing on the M40 south­bound hardshoulder

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