HS2 Works Notification: M42 closure between J9 and J10
HS2 have advised planned works over the Christmas period that wil involve closing the M42 from Christmas Eve to New Years Eve.
HS2 is constructing the bridge that will carry the HS2 line over the M42 motorway between junction 9 (Dunton Interchange) and junction 10 (Tamworth Interchange).
The bridge is being built out on land adjacent to the motorway and will then be moved into position in winter 2022.
Carrying out these works safely and efficiently requires closing the M42 motorway from: 9pm on Friday 24 December (Christmas Eve) to 9pm on Friday 31 December 2021 (New Year’s Eve).
A clearly signed diversion route will be in place over this period with advance signage in place to help remind motorists of the closure.
Please see this notification for more information, including the timings and the diversion route.