Policy paper

HS2 Phase 2b: Summary of 2016 Route Refinements

A brief overview of the 2016 route refinements for Phase 2b and what the government is consulting on.



Phase 2b of High Speed Two (HS2) will run from Crewe to Manchester, and from the West Midlands to Leeds. These documents detail route refinements and what the government consulted on in 2016.

Please note that for the most current route information, visit the HS2 Phase 2b page for the 2017 preferred route announcements.

Published 15 November 2016