Live M6 Traffic News

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.

Latest M6 Motorway Congestion

  • M6 northbound within J28 | Northbound | Congestion | Lancashire

    Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J28 and J30 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:00 and 13:15 on 25 August 2019. Delay : There are currently delays of 30 minutes against expected traffic.
    M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
    Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:51:12 GMT
  • M6 northbound at the Knutsford services between J18 and J19 | Northbound | Congestion | Cheshire East

    Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J18 and J19 . Reason : Congestion. Status : Currently Active. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:45 and 13:00 on 25 August 2019. Delay : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.
    M6 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
    Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:49:27 GMT

Live M6 Accidents Reports

  • M6 northbound between J19 and J20 | Northbound | Accident | Cheshire East

    Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J19 and J20 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder and lane 1 are closed. Reason : Road traffic collision. Status : Currently Active. Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 13:45 and 14:00 on 25 August 2019. Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 25 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
    M6 Cheshire East Live Traffic News
    Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:50:08 GMT

Traffic Northbound M6 Roadworks and Delays

    Southbound M6 Roadworks and Delays

    • M6 southbound between J14 and J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J14 and J13 . Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 11:16 on 23 August 2019 to 06:00 on 2 September 2019.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:49:33 GMT Live Traffic News
    • link road from M62 westbound J10 to M6 southbound J21A | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21A from M62 Westbound and J21 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:01 on 7 August 2019 to 06:00 on 4 September 2019.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:49:11 GMT
    • 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
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:48:48 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J22 and J21A | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J22 and J21A . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:00 on 2 May 2019 to 06:00 on 1 September 2019.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:37:42 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J38 and J37 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J38 and J36 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 22:00 on 27 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:40:13 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J1 and M1/A14 | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junction J1 and the M1 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 08:30 on 1 September 2019 to 15:00 on 1 September 2019.
      M6 Traffic Reports in Warwickshire
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:43:22 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J34 and J33 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J34 and J33 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 07:00 on 1 September 2019 to 17:00 on 1 September 2019.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 06:13:21 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J16 and J15 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J16 and J15 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 06:00 on 1 September 2019 to 10:00 on 1 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:13:39 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J21A and J21 | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J21A and J21 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 August 2019 to 4 September 2019.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:00:42 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J23 and J22 | Southbound | Road Works | St. Helens District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J23 and J21A . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 August 2019 to 4 September 2019.
      M6 St. Helens District Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:00:42 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 are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 25 August 2019 to 4 September 2019.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Sun, 25 Aug 2019 05:00:41 GMT
    • M6 J21 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warrington

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21 . Reason : Emergency roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 13:00 on 25 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
      M6 Warrington Live Traffic News
      Sat, 24 Aug 2019 21:26:58 GMT
    • M6 northbound within J2 before M69 southbound access | Northbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J2 and J4 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 10:03 on 5 August 2019 to 06:00 on 3 January 2020.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Sat, 24 Aug 2019 12:15:39 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 northbound within J2 before M69 southbound access | Northbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 northbound between junctions J2 and J4 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 3 January 2020.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Sat, 24 Aug 2019 12:15:39 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J6 and J5 | Southbound | Road Works | Birmingham District

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J6 and J4 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 30 August 2019 to 06:00 on 31 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Birmingham District Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 20:12:38 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 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:30 from 25 August 2019 to 27 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M6 St. Helens District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 19:52:41 GMT
    • M6 southbound within J4 after M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J2 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 3 January 2020.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:48:58 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound within J4 before M42 J7A northbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J4 and J2 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 10:03 on 5 August 2019 to 06:00 on 3 January 2020.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:48:56 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. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 20:00 on 16 August 2019 to 06:00 on 16 September 2019.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 17:46:58 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J28 and J27 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J28 and J26 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:02 on 20 August 2019 to 05:00 on 11 September 2019.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 16:35:35 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J14 and J13 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J14 and J13 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 August 2019 to 2 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:04:39 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J39 and J38 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J39 and J38 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 00:01 on 25 August 2019 to 23:00 on 28 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:02:24 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J33 and J32 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J33 and J32 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 17:00 on 6 September 2019.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:01:07 GMT
    • M6 J15 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J15 . Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 18 September 2019 to 21 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:42:32 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J15 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J15 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 16 September 2019 to 18 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:42:32 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J16 and J15 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J16 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 18 September 2019 to 21 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:42:32 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J16 and J15 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J16 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 9 September 2019 to 14 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:42:32 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J16 and J15 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J16 and J14 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 16 September 2019 to 18 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 08:42:32 GMT Live Traffic News
    • 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 2 September 2019 to 8 September 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 12 September 2019 to 06:00 on 13 September 2019. Schedule : From 22:00 on 14 September 2019 to 06:00 on 15 September 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 16 September 2019 to 22 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:43:17 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 J3 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Warwickshire

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J3 . 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 2 September 2019 to 8 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:22:48 GMT Live Traffic News
    • M6 southbound between J40 and J39 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J40 and J39 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder is closed. Reason : Emergency barrier repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 05:00 on 26 August 2019.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 07:00:56 GMT
    • 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 : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 2 September 2019 to 9 September 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 15 September 2019 to 06:00 on 16 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:06:08 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 : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 2 September 2019 to 9 September 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 15 September 2019 to 06:00 on 16 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Solihull District Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:06:08 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 : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 2 September 2019 to 9 September 2019. Schedule : From 20:00 on 15 September 2019 to 06:00 on 16 September 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
      Live M6 Warwickshire Travel Updates
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:06:08 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 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 27 August 2019 to 30 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:02:41 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J38 and J37 | Southbound | Road Works | Cumbria

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J38 and J37 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1, 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 27 August 2019 to 30 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Cumbria Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 05:02:40 GMT
    • M6 southbound between J31A and J31 | Southbound | Road Works | Lancashire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J31A and J29 . Reason : Roadworks scheme. Status : Currently Active. Period : from 21:02 on 22 August 2019 to 06:00 on 29 August 2019.
      M6 Lancashire Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 04:46:09 GMT
    • M6 J27 southbound exit | Southbound | Road Works | Wigan District

      Location : The M6 southbound exit slip at junction J27 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 August 2019 to 05:00 on 28 August 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Wigan District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 04:01:24 GMT
    • M6 J27 southbound access | Southbound | Road Works | Wigan District

      Location : The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J27 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 27 August 2019 to 05:00 on 28 August 2019. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 05:00 from 2 September 2019 to 6 September 2019. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
      M6 Wigan District Live Traffic News
      Fri, 23 Aug 2019 04:01:24 GMT
    • M6 southbound within J12 | Southbound | Road Works | Staffordshire

      Location : The M6 southbound between junctions J12 and J11A . Lane Closures : Lane four will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 21:00 on 29 August 2019 to 05:30 on 30 August 2019. Lanes Closed : There will be one of four lanes closed.
      Live M6 Staffordshire Travel Updates
      Thu, 22 Aug 2019 20:15:18 GMT Live Traffic News

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    How Long Is The M6 Motorway?

    The M6 motorway is 232 miles long and passes through the following English counties; Leicestershire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Staffordshire, Cheshire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Cumbria.

    Which Major Towns Can Be Reached From The M6?

    The following major UK towns and cities can be reached via the M6 motorway; Rugby, Coventry, Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Cannock, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Crewe, Warrington, Wigan, Preston, Lancaster, Kendal, Penrith and Carlisle.

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