M271 and A35 Redbridge roundabout upgradeRecently updated

An upgrade to the Redbridge roundabout. This will include a dedicated left turn lane for traffic leaving the M271 to access Southampton Docks and city centre.

Region:  South East
Start date:  March 2020
Cost:  £25 million
Status:  PLANNED
Type:  Major Scheme
End date:  TBC
Programme:  

What impact will this have on my journey?

For real time updates on closures, roadworks and traffic levels on England’s motorway and major roads network visit:

Find traffic incidents

Find roadworks

M271 and A35 Redbridge roundabout upgrade

An upgrade to the Redbridge roundabout. This will include a dedicated left turn lane for traffic leaving the M271 to access Southampton Docks and city centre.

Progress report

The consultation phase for the M271/A35 Redbridge Roundabout closed on the 16th December 2016. Thanks to all who provided their feedback and attended the exhibition sessions.

Your responses and comments during this consultation period will be analysed and we will make any amendments to our proposals, if necessary.

The handling of information collected will comply with the Data Protection Act, Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations.

If you have any general questions about this work, please contact the Highways England Information Line/Customer Contact Centre on 0300 123 5000 (local call rate), or by email to info@highwaysengland.co.uk.

What next?

We will publish the details of the preferred scheme within 12 weeks of the end of the consultation period.

Timeline

Date Event
Autumn/winter 2016 Public consultation
Spring 2017 Publish details of the preferred scheme
End of March 2020 Start construction

Why we need this scheme

Congestion is a real problem in this area. The M271 southbound to the A33 has average speeds of below 40 mph during peak hours. This also impacts road safety.

Aims

This scheme will:
  • reduce traffic delays on this important route into Southampton
  • create more reliable journey times for local, regional and port transport

Project media files

There are no images for this project
There are no videos for this project
Using your mouse, "Left-click" on a document below to launch a slideshow or "Right-click/Save Link as" to save the document to your computer
There are no documents for this project

Project timeline

Planned roadworks

Roadworks and Events for England

The latest incident information for England's motorway and trunk routes provided by Highways England

Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J4 and J7 . Lane Closures : Lanes 2 and 3 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 1:56 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound entry slip at junction J5 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 1:56 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J4 and J7 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 22:00 and 06:00 from 29 March 2017 to 31 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 1:56 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound entry slip at junction J8 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 1 April 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 8 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:56 am
Location : The M27 eastbound entry slip at junction J7 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 1 April 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 8 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:56 am
Location : The M3 westbound at junction J13 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 31 March 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:55 am
Location : The M3 westbound entry slip at junction J12 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 1 April 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 5 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:54 am
Location : The M3 westbound between junctions J11 and J12 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 1 April 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 5 April 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:54 am
Location : The M3 westbound exit slip at junction J12 . Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 28 March 2017 to 1 April 2017. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 5 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 5:54 am
Location : The M27 eastbound exit slip at junction J5 . Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 27 March 2017 to 31 March 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 28, 2017, 2:58 am
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J5 and J7 . Lane Closures : The hard shoulder, lanes 1 and 2 are closed. Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 28 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There are two of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 10:25 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J2 and J3 . Lane Closures : Lane three is closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 28 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There is one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 9:02 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J7 and J10 . Reason : Road repairs. Status : Currently Active. Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 28 March 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes are closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 8:03 pm
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 March 2017 to 06:00 on 30 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 3:55 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J1 and J3 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Emergency roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 March 2017 to 06:00 on 30 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 3:55 pm
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J3 and J2 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 9:54 am
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J4 and J3 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road repairs are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of four lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 9:54 am
Location : The M271 southbound between the M27 and junction J1 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 6 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 3:55 am
Location : The M271 southbound entry slip at junction J1 . Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 6 April 2017. Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 3:55 am
Location : The M271 southbound between junctions J1 and A35 . Lane Closures : Lanes 1 and 2 will be closed. Reason : Road marking works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 3 April 2017 to 6 April 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be two of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 27, 2017, 3:55 am
Location : The M3 eastbound entry slip at junction J14 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 29 March 2017 to 06:00 on 30 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M27 westbound between junctions J7 and J5 . Lane Closures : Lane three will be closed. Reason : Roadside drains works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 31 March 2017 to 06:00 on 1 April 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M3 westbound between junctions J12 and J13 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M3 westbound exit slip at junction J13 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M3 westbound between junctions J12 and J13 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of three lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The A31 westbound between the M27 and the junction with the A338 North. Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadside equipment maintenance is planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 31 March 2017 to 06:00 on 1 April 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M3 westbound exit slip at junction J13 . Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed. Reason : Roadworks are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 28 March 2017 to 06:00 on 29 March 2017. Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm
Location : The M27 eastbound between junctions J5 and J7 . Reason : Horticultural works are planned. Status : Pending. Schedule : From 22:00 on 31 March 2017 to 06:00 on 1 April 2017.
Posted: March 25, 2017, 5:08 pm

Announcements

Breaking News: Traffic Information

Breaking News

The latest current breaking news items for England's motorway network

Regional Twitter feed

Sign up for updates Please leave feedback