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Traffic incidents

The following traffic incidents and congestion for M40 have been reported by Highways England, Traffic Scotland, Traffic Wales or Transport for London (TfL) in the last two hours:

VEHICLE RECOVERY
Location: The M40 northbound between junctions J15 (Warwick)and J16 (Henley) .
Lane closures: The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed.
Reason: Vehicle tyre change.
Status: Currently Active.
Time to clear: The event is expected to clear between 19:00 and 19:15 on 20 Mar 2019.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:00 and 19:15 on 20 Mar 2019.
Lanes closed: There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.74m from Warwick. CLEARED @ 18:45
CONGESTION
Location: The M40 southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Northampton) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:30 and 17:45 on 20 Mar 2019.
Delay: There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.43m from Bicester. CLEARED @ 17:42
CONGESTION
Location: The M40 southbound exit slip at junction J4 (High Wycombe) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 20 Mar 2019.
Nearest town: 1.42m from High Wycombe. CLEARED @ 17:15
CONGESTION
Location: The M40 southbound exit slip at junction J4 (High Wycombe) .
Reason: Congestion.
Status: Currently Active.
Return to normal: Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 20 Mar 2019.
Nearest town: 1.42m from High Wycombe. CLEARED @ 14:33


There are no current incidents in this location.

M40 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 M40 northbound between junctions J2 (Beaconsfield)and J4 (High Wycombe) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadside drains works are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 27 Mar 2019 to 07:00 on 28 Mar 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.49m from Beaconsfield.
ROAD WORKS
Location: The M40 southbound between junctions J10 (Northampton)and J9 (Bicester) .
Lane closures: Lane one will be closed.
Reason: Roadworks are planned.
Status: Pending.
Schedule: From 19:00 on 27 Mar 2019 to 07:00 on 28 Mar 2019.
Lanes Closed: There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.47m from Bicester.

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Location: northbound between junctions J15 (Warwick)and J16 (Henley) .

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

Due to: Vehicle tyre change.



Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 19:00 and 19:15 on 20 March 2019.

Normal traffic conditions are expected between 19:00 and 19:15 on 20 March 2019.

Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.74m from Warwick.

52.27--1.64

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J10 (Northampton) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:30 and 17:45 on 20 March 2019.

Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
Nearest town: 4.43m from Bicester.

51.95--1.21

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J4 (High Wycombe) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 20 March 2019.
Nearest town: 1.42m from High Wycombe.

51.61--0.77

Location: southbound exit slip at junction J4 (High Wycombe) .

Due to: Congestion.



Normal traffic conditions are expected between 14:30 and 14:45 on 20 March 2019.
Nearest town: 1.42m from High Wycombe.

51.61--0.77

Location: northbound between junctions J2 (Beaconsfield)and J4 (High Wycombe) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadside drains works are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 27 March 2019 to 07:00 on 28 March 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
Nearest town: 0.49m from Beaconsfield.

51.59--0.63

Location: southbound between junctions J10 (Northampton)and J9 (Bicester) .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Due to: Roadworks are planned.

Status : Pending.

Schedule : From 19:00 on 27 March 2019 to 07:00 on 28 March 2019.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Nearest town: 2.47m from Bicester.

51.89--1.21