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HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe to Manchester, and the West Midlands to Leeds

Updated information on proposals for the HS2 route from Crewe to Manchester and West Midlands to Leeds.

In November 2016, the Secretary of State confirmed part of the Phase 2b route, whilst also announcing a consultation on seven route refinement areas. On 17 July 2017, the Secretary of State for Transport announced his decisions on these refinements. Information on this page relates to the route as confirmed on 17 July.

This page sets out detailed information on the Phase 2b route, including advice from HS2 Ltd to the Secretary of State, Department for Transport publications concerning the Phase 2b business case, plan and profile maps showing greater detail on the route as it is currently designed, and information on current and previous consultations.

Visit our safeguarding section to view maps, directions and other relevant information.

For more information on proposals for Phase 2a of HS2, which will extend the HS2 network from the West Midlands to Crewe, please see the Phase 2a hybrid Bill page.

Crewe to Manchester route maps

These plan and profile maps show the 2017 preferred route for the Western leg of Phase 2b, between Crewe and Manchester.

West Midlands to Leeds route maps

These plan and profile maps show the 2017 Preferred Route for the Eastern leg of Phase 2b, between the West Midlands and Leeds.

The key plans provide an indication of the specific section of the route shown in each sheet. This will enable you to identify which sheet covers the area you are interested in.

  1. HS2 Phase 2b West Midlands to Leeds route section map
  2. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Marston to Birchmoor
  3. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Birchmoor to Tonge
  4. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Tonge to Long Eaton
  5. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Long Eaton to Trowell
  6. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Trowell to Tibshelf
  7. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Pinxton to Clay Cross
  8. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Tibshelf to Woodall
  9. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Woodall to Conisbrough
  10. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Conisbrough to Ryhill
  11. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Ryhill to Sharlston Common
  12. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Sharlston Common to Church Fenton
  13. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Ryhill to Woodlesford
  14. HS2 Phase 2b maps from Woodlesford to Leeds station
  15. HS2 Phase 2b maps of Staveley depot
  16. HS2 Phase 2b maps of Leeds East rolling stock depot

Property maps

The business case for HS2 Phase Two

These documents, published by the Department for Transport (DfT), provide information relating to the viability of the scheme.

  1. HS2 Phase Two commercial case
  2. HS2 Phase Two economic case
  3. HS2 Phase Two financial case
  4. HS2 Phase Two management case
  5. HS2 Phase Two strategic case
  6. HS2 Phase Two economic case advice for the Department for Transport

Advice documents

These documents provide supporting information relating to the HS2 Phase 2b scheme.

Closed consultations

  1. HS2 Phase 2b route decision
  2. Crewe Hub: options for building on existing connectivity
  3. HS2 Phase 2b draft Environmental Impact Assessment Scope and Methodology Report
  4. HS2 Phase 2b draft Equality Impact Assessment Scope and Methodology Report
  5. HS2 Phase 2b: Eastern leg rolling stock depot
  6. HS2 Phase 2b: Crewe to Manchester, West Midlands to Leeds route refinement consultation 2016
  7. HS2 Phase 2b property consultation response
  8. HS2 Phase 2b Crewe to Manchester, West Midlands to Leeds: property consultation 2016
  9. HS2 Phase Two: proposed line of route from the West Midlands to Manchester and Leeds
  10. HS2 Phase Two exceptional hardship scheme consultation

Sustainability statements

  1. HS2 Phase 2b: Sustainability Statement 2016
  2. HS2 Phase Two: Sustainability Statement 2013

Announcements

  1. HS2: from concept to reality
  2. Huge economic boost for the north of England as Transport Secretary confirms HS2 routes
  3. HS2 update: Phase 2a and Phase 2b
Published 18 July 2017