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 between junctions J1 and J1A, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks closing two lanes. Expect disruption until 5:00 am.

[View Traffic England page...]

On the M40 northbound between junctions J1 and J1A, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks closing two lanes. Expect disruption until 5:00 am on 8 July 2015.

[View Traffic England page...]

On the M40 southbound between junctions J11 and J10, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks closing two lanes. Expect disruption until 5:00 am.

[View Traffic England page...]

The M40 southbound exit slip at junction J10 is closed , due to roadworks. Road expected to re-open from 6:00 am.

[View Traffic England page...]

The M40 northbound is closed between junctions J13 and J14, due to roadworks. Road expected to re-open from 5:00 am.

[View Traffic England page...]

M40 Road Projects

Stokenchurch Overbridge Refurbishment

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...]
M40 Junction 12 Improvements Scheme

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

[View road project page...]
M40 Horse Brook Drainage

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

[View road project page...]
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

[View road project page...]