You can check maps to see the planned routes for the High Speed Two (HS2) rail network.

The routes haven’t been confirmed yet, but plans for the Phase 1 route are more advanced and less likely to change than the Phase 2 routes.

You may be able to claim compensation if your property’s affected by HS2, eg you can’t sell your house at full market value because it’s near the route.

Phase 1 - London to the West Midlands

Check the latest maps for the proposed HS2 Phase 1 route.

This route hasn’t been confirmed yet and may change.

You can view:

  • maps of the whole London to West Midlands route
  • detailed maps of specific sections of the route

Phase 2 - West Midlands to Leeds and Manchester

There are 2 proposed ‘legs’ to the Phase 2 route.

These routes haven’t been confirmed yet and may change.

You can view the latest maps of the:

  • eastern leg - proposed route from the West Midlands to Leeds and the north east, with stations in the East Midlands and South Yorkshire
  • western leg - proposed route from the West Midlands to Manchester and the north west, with a station at Manchester airport

Phases 2a and 2b

The Phase 2 route has also been split as follows:

  • Phase 2a - proposed route from the West Midlands to Crewe
  • Phase 2b - proposed route from Crewe to Greater Manchester and from the West Midlands to Yorkshire