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HS2 Phase Two: from the West Midlands to Leeds and Manchester

Detailed information for Phase Two of HS2 from the West Midlands to Leeds and Manchester

Content is currently being migrated from the HS2 website to GOV.UK and will be added to this section in due course. Please continue to check back as we update this section of the website.

In the mean time, you can find out about the proposed route and current progress for Phase Two of HS2 from the West Midlands to Leeds, Manchester and beyond in this section and in the archived version of the HS2 website available on the National Archives website

Latest news

Rebalancing Britain: From HS2 towards a national transport strategy

In ‘Rebalancing Britain’, HS2 Ltd’s Chairman, David Higgins, sets out his vision for the High Speed Two project with a particular focus on Phase Two and the north.

Read the ‘Rebalancing Britain: From HS2 towards a national transport strategy’ report

Going forward

We will continue to review and refine our proposals for the Phase Two route to ensure they bring the best solution in terms of connectivity and economic growth for the regions. Any further announcements and decisions on the Phase Two route are currently expected to be made in 2015 but could come later.

Should you have any further questions regarding Phase Two of HS2, please contact the HS2 helpdesk

Eastern leg stations and depots

The eastern leg of Phase Two of HS2 will extend the line north-east from the West Midlands towards Leeds with stations in the East Midlands and South Yorkshire, and a new station in Leeds city centre.

  1. East Midlands Hub

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance
  2. Sheffield Meadowhall

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance
  3. Leeds New Lane

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance
  4. HS2 Phase Two eastern leg depots

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance

Western leg stations and depots

The western leg of Phase Two of HS2 will extend the line north-west from the West Midlands towards Manchester with a station proposed at Manchester airport.

  1. Manchester Airport High Speed station

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance
  2. Manchester Piccadilly

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance
  3. HS2 Phase Two western leg depots

    • 28 May 2014
    • Guidance

Rebalancing Britain: From HS2 towards a national transport strategy

  1. Rebalancing Britain: From HS2 towards a national transport strategy

    • 27 October 2014
    • Research and analysis