HS2 Route

Find out more about the HS2 route and which areas of the UK it will affect.

Phase 1

The route for Phase 1 of HS2, running between London and Birmingham, has been confirmed by the government, although minor tweaks are still possible. Full details are available on the HS2 website, or for an aerial view of the route, please see our maps below.

Phase 2

The government's proposed route plans for Phase 2 of HS2 linking Birmingham to Leeds and Manchester are still being finalised and will be published later this year. More details of HS2 Phase 2

Phase 1 maps 

This imagery is illustrative of the published route but makes no allowance for those stretches of the line where the railway is underground (i.e. within a tunnel or green tunnel).

Euston Station to Kilburn

West Kilburn to Park Royal

Perivale to Northolt

South Ruislip to Ickenham

Newyears Green to Chalfont St Peter

Chalfont St Peter to Brentford Wood

Amersham to Little Missenden

Mantle's Wood to Wendover Dean

Wendover Dean to Stoke Mandeville

 Stoke Mandeville to Aylesbury

Aylesbury to Waddesdon

Quainton to Greatmoor

Calvert to Twyford

Preston Bisset to Newton Purcell

Route from Mixbury to Turweston

Radstone to Greatworth

Greatworth to Edgcote

Edgcote to Lower Boddington

Boddington to Radbourn

Ladbroke to Bascote Heath

Bascote Heath to Offchurch

Cubbington to Stoneleigh

Kenilworth to Burton Green

Balsall Common to Hampton in Arden

Hampton in Arden to Chelmsley Wood

Chelmsley Wood to Dunton

Curdworth to Middleton

Drayton Bassett to Hints and Weeford

Whittington Heath to Streethay

Streethay to the Handsacre

Coleshill to Castle Bromwich

Castle Bromwich to Washwood Heath

Washwood Heath to Curzon Street Station

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