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Traffic news for the M6 motorway in North West England and the West Midlands. Latest travel news from official UK Traffic Delays open data sources. Avoid M6 roadworks and traffic congestion on the UK’s major roads and motorways.

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  • M6 southbound between J8 and J7 | Southbound | Congestion | Sandwell District

    Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 03:15 and 03:30 on 23 May 2019. Cause : Accident involving an overturned vehicle. Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
    Live M6 Sandwell District Travel Updates
    Thu, 23 May 2019 01:52:37 GMT Live Traffic News

Live M6 Accidents Reports

  • M6 southbound between J7 and J6 | Southbound | Overturned Vehicle | Birmingham District

    Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J7 and J6 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Accident involving an overturned vehicle. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 05:45 and 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 05:30 and 05:45 on 23 May 2019. Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
    Live M6 Birmingham District Travel Updates
    Thu, 23 May 2019 01:53:57 GMT Live Traffic News
  • M6 southbound between J8 and J7 | Southbound | Congestion | Sandwell District

    Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J8 and J6 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 03:15 and 03:30 on 23 May 2019. Cause : Accident involving an overturned vehicle. Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
    Live M6 Sandwell District Travel Updates
    Thu, 23 May 2019 01:52:37 GMT Live Traffic News

Traffic Northbound M6 Roadworks and Delays

    Southbound M6 Roadworks and Delays

    • link road from M69 southbound to M6 J2 northbound | Northbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 northbound entry slip at junction J2 from M69 southbound. Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 22 May 2019 to 24 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 May 2019 to 06:00 on 30 May 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 8 June 2019 to 08:00 on 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Thu, 23 May 2019 00:13:00 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J4 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J4 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 22:45 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:46:35 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J4 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J4 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 10 June 2019 to 06:00 on 11 June 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:44:47 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J4A and J4 | Southbound | Road Works | Solihull District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4A and J1 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 9 June 2019.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:38 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J4A and J4 | Southbound | Road Works | Solihull District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4A and J4 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 8 June 2019 to 06:00 on 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:36 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound within J4 after M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J1 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 8 June 2019 to 06:00 on 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:35 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound within J4 before M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound at junction J4 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 23 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 1 June 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 8 June 2019 to 06:00 on 9 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:08:35 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J3 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J3 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:27 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J4 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J2 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:02:27 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J3 and J2 | Southbound | Road Works | Coventry District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Coventry District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 21:01:10 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J4 and M6 Toll | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J3 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:42 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:43:39 GMT Live Traffic News
    • link road from M6 J21A southbound to M62 J10 eastbound | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J21A to M62 East. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:33 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:35:56 GMT
    • M6 J2 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J2 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:31 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:33:23 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound within J36 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound at junction J36 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:27 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:30:07 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J20A and J19 | Southbound | Road Works | Cheshire East

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J20A and J19 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      M6 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:02:33 GMT
    • link road from M62 westbound J10 to M6 southbound J21A | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21A from M62 Westbound. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:01:44 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J15 and J14 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J15 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 20:01:28 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound within J4 after M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J3A . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:47:58 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J37 and J36 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J37 and J36 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:30:37 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J37 and J36 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J37 and J36 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:30:37 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J31A and J31 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J31A and J29 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of four lanes closed.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:30:32 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J4A and J4 | Southbound | Road Works | Solihull District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4A and J4 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:16:11 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J29 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J29 . Reason : Roadworks scheme is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 29 May 2019 to 05:00 on 31 May 2019.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:12:33 GMT
    • M6 J29 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J29 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 May 2019 to 31 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:12:33 GMT
    • M6 fast slip from M65 J1 westbound exit to M6 J29 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction West. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 05:00 from 29 May 2019 to 31 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:12:33 GMT
    • M6 southbound within J4 before M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound at junction J4 . Lane Closures : Lane two is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:04:14 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J2 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J2 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:03:10 GMT Live Traffic News
    • link road from M6 southbound to M1 J19 southbound | Southbound | Road Works | Leicestershire

      Location : The M6 slip road to the M1 southbound . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Horticultural works. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      M6 Traffic Delays in Leicestershire
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:02:13 GMT
    • M6 southbound within J1 | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junction J1 and the A14 . Lane Closures : Lane one is closed. Reason : Horticultural works. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 23 May 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:02:13 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J4A and J4 | Southbound | Road Works | Solihull District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4A and J2 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 22 June 2019.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:01:25 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J2 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J2 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 22 May 2019 to 06:00 on 24 May 2019.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 19:01:23 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J21A and J21 | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21A and J21 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 31 December 2021.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 16:41:10 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J17 and J16 | Southbound | Road Works | Cheshire East

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J17 and J15 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:00 on 23 May 2019 to 17:30 on 23 May 2019.
      M6 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 16:30:09 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J9 and J8 | Southbound | Road Works | Walsall District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J9 and J8 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:00 on 23 May 2019 to 17:00 on 23 May 2019.
      Live M6 Walsall District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 16:00:37 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J8 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Sandwell District

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J8 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 09:00 on 23 May 2019 to 17:00 on 23 May 2019.
      Live M6 Sandwell District Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 16:00:35 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J2 and J1 | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J2 and J1 . Reason : Emergency litter clearance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 18:00 from 28 May 2019 to 31 May 2019.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Wed, 22 May 2019 13:12:22 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J23 and J22 | Southbound | Road Works | St. Helens District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J23 and J22 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:00 and 16:00 from 29 May 2019 to 30 May 2019.
      M6 St. Helens District Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 12:52:26 GMT
    • M6 J42 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J42 . Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 20:00 on 24 May 2019 to 06:00 on 27 May 2019.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 11:12:35 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J20A and J19 | Southbound | Road Works | Cheshire East

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J20A and J19 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 May 2019 to 30 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      M6 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J22 and J21A | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J22 and J21A . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 29 May 2019 to 2 June 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 June 2019 to 6 June 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 7 June 2019 to 16 June 2019. Schedule : From 21:00 on 20 June 2019 to 06:00 on 21 June 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:42 GMT

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