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Interchange - M42 J6


Ends: 2 December 2021

Last updated: 29 November 2021

What’s happening?

Major transport improvements are happening in the east of Birmingham and Solihull area. These include: 

  • HS2 - Britain’s new high-speed railway
  • improvements to junction 6 of the M42
  • the new Sprint bus route along the A45

During the work, the way you travel in the area will change. There will be disruption to: 

  • junction 6 of the M42
  • the A452
  • the A446
  • the A45


From Monday 29 November to Wednesday 1 December, HS2 will be installing temporary, overnight lane closures along short sections of the A452 northbound and A446 southbound, leading into a road closure along the A446 southbound and northbound. These closures will be from 8pm to 6am.

A signed diversion route will be in place for road users during this road closure.