Skip to main content

High Speed 2 Line: Buckinghamshire

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 216884, tabled on 5 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the timeframe is for the commencement of tunnelling works for HS2 in Buckinghamshire.

Answered on

8 February 2019

The anticipated timeframe for HS2’s main works civil contractor to mobilise to the Chiltern Tunnel south portal site is the second half of 2019. It is expected that the tunnel drive will start in late 2020.

Named day
Named day questions only occur in the House of Commons. The MP tabling the question specifies the date on which they should receive an answer. MPs may not table more than five named day questions on a single day.