Phil Verster will become managing director of the East West Rail project announced by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling last month.MORE >
Chiltern Railways start train services from Oxford city centre to London via Bicester, as East West Rail Phase One is complete.MORE >
The proposed East West Rail link falls into three distinct sections; Western, Central and Eastern.
Western Section - Phase 2
An overview of East West Rail phase 2, from Bedford to Bicester and Milton Keynes to Aylesbury & Princes Risborough
Video Animation - Western Section
Artist's impression of how the line may look between Verney Junction and Winslow, including the proposed new Winslow station.
Bicester to Oxford - Phase One - Complete
Train services started operating between Oxford city centre and London Marylebone via Bicester on 12th December 2016.
View progress towards identifying a route and developing the case to extend EWR east to Cambridge.
View our Project Progress update newsletters as the East West Rail Western Section takes shape.
East West Rail video
East West Rail will improve connections and reduce journey times throughout the region. Take a look ...