A45 Toll Bar End

Scheme outline

Replacement of the existing signalised roundabout with a new grade-separated two level junction, providing a free flowing route between the Coventry Southern and Eastern bypasses, A45 and A46. The A45 will also be widened to three lanes to the west as far as Stivichall Junction.

This scheme was completed in and we're no longer accepting updates or changes to this page.

Junction improvement
for use by all traffic
Highway authority
Highways Agency


This scheme has been completed and we are no longer accepting progress updates.
18 June 2009

Draft Orders and an Environmental Statement for the scheme were published on 26 March 2009, with public exhibitions held in April.

30 October 2010

Following the autumn spending review, the DfT has decided to continue preparatory work on this scheme, with a view to starting construction after 2015.

1 December 2011

This scheme forms part of the National Infrastructure Plan announced earlier this week.

20 October 2014

Construction is progressing well, and the scheme is on track to be completed by the end of 2016.

2 December 2016

The underpass is now open to traffic.

1 June 2017

The scheme is now finished and fully open to traffic.

More information


With thanks to Andrew, Gerry McKenna, Sam, Michael Pritchard and Owen H for information on this page.