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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M4 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M4 eastbound between junctions J22 (Avonmouth)and J20 (Bristol) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 22 Sep 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 22 Sep 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.33m from Alveston. CLEARED @ 10:47
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M4 westbound exit slip at junction J13 (Newbury) .
Lane closures: Lane one is closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 10:00 and 10:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:00 and 10:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.47m from Chieveley. CLEARED @ 09:46
BROKEN DOWN VEHICLE
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J5 (Colnbrook)and J6 (Slough) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Broken down vehicle.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 09:45 and 10:00 on 22 Sep 2021.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 22 Sep 2021.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.37m from Eton. CLEARED @ 09:09
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 eastbound exit slip at junction J18 (Bath) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:30 and 10:45 on 22 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 8.48m from Bath. CLEARED @ 10:39
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 westbound exit slip at junction J4 for Heathrow.
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 22 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 1.96m from Heathrow. CLEARED @ 09:18
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 eastbound exit slip at junction J4 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.04m from Heathrow. CLEARED @ 09:00
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 westbound entry slip at junction J4 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 2.02m from Heathrow. CLEARED @ 09:10
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 westbound exit slip at junction J8 (High Wycombe) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 22 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Bray. CLEARED @ 08:15
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J4and J4B (Heathrow) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 22 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.13m from Heathrow. CLEARED @ 08:33
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 eastbound entry slip at junction J4 .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:00 and 08:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2m from Heathrow. CLEARED @ 08:07
CONGESTION
Location: The M4 eastbound between junctions J3 (Heathrow)and J2 (N.Circular) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 Sep 2021.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.83m from Hounslow. CLEARED @ 08:52


There are no current incidents in this location.

M4 Roadworks

The following roadworks have been reported by various highways agencies and official transport sources.Click on a roadworks item to view more details on the traffic map.

ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J7 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.54m from Bray. CLEARED @ 10:57
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 eastbound between junctions J7 (Slough)and J5 (Colnbrook) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 22 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 23 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.6m from Eton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 23 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 24 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .
Lane closures: Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 20:00 on 23 Sep 2021 to 06:00 on 24 Sep 2021.
Lanes Closed: There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton. CLEARED @ 10:57
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M4 eastbound between junctions J17 (Chippenham)and J16 (Swindon) .
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 17:00 from 29 Sep 2021 to 30 Sep 2021.
Nearest town: 4.01m from Chippenham.

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Location: eastbound between junctions J22 (Avonmouth)and J20 (Bristol) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 11:30 and 11:45 on 22 September 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 11:30 and 11:45 on 22 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.33m from Alveston.

51.57--2.58

Location: westbound exit slip at junction J13 (Newbury) .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 10:00 and 10:15 on 22 September 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:00 and 10:15 on 22 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.47m from Chieveley.

51.45--1.31

Location: westbound between junctions J5 (Colnbrook)and J6 (Slough) .

Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.

Due to: Broken down vehicle.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 09:45 and 10:00 on 22 September 2021.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:45 and 10:00 on 22 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.37m from Eton.

51.5--0.61

Location: eastbound exit slip at junction J18 (Bath) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 10:30 and 10:45 on 22 September 2021.
Nearest town: 8.48m from Bath.

51.5--2.36

Location: westbound exit slip at junction J4 for Heathrow.

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:15 and 09:30 on 22 September 2021.
Nearest town: 1.96m from Heathrow.

51.49--0.45

Location: eastbound exit slip at junction J4 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.04m from Heathrow.

51.5--0.45

Location: westbound entry slip at junction J4 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 September 2021.
Nearest town: 2.02m from Heathrow.

51.5--0.46

Location: westbound exit slip at junction J8 (High Wycombe) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:15 and 08:30 on 22 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 0.89m from Bray.

51.5--0.72

Location: westbound between junctions J4and J4B (Heathrow) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:30 and 08:45 on 22 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2.13m from Heathrow.

51.49--0.47

Location: eastbound entry slip at junction J4 .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 08:00 and 08:15 on 22 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 2m from Heathrow.

51.5--0.45

Location: eastbound between junctions J3 (Heathrow)and J2 (N.Circular) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 09:00 and 09:15 on 22 September 2021.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 1.83m from Hounslow.

51.49--0.36

Location: westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 September 2021 to 06:00 on 23 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton.

51.51--0.64

Location: westbound between junctions J7 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 September 2021 to 06:00 on 23 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.54m from Bray.

51.5--0.69

Location: eastbound between junctions J7 (Slough)and J5 (Colnbrook) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 22 September 2021 to 06:00 on 23 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.6m from Eton.

51.51--0.64

Location: westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 September 2021 to 06:00 on 24 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton.

51.51--0.64

Location: westbound between junctions J6 (Slough)and J10 (Reading) .

Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 September 2021 to 06:00 on 24 September 2021.

Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 1.98m from Eton.

51.51--0.64

Location: eastbound between junctions J17 (Chippenham)and J16 (Swindon) .

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 07:00 and 17:00 from 29 September 2021 to 30 September 2021.
Nearest town: 4.01m from Chippenham.

51.51--2.09