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Diversion details

Here are the details of those suggested diversions from National Highways:

Northbound motorists, travelling from the M180 / M18 follow solid square symbol:

  • Exit the M180 at J2 and travel north on the A161
  • Turn right and travel east on the A18 to Scunthorpe

Northbound motorists travelling from the M180 J4/A180 Grimsby, Immingham follow solid square, HGV’s follow solid triangle:

  • Exit the M180 at J4
  • Take the 1st exit and travel north on the A15
  • At the roundabout take the 1st exit and travel north westerly on the A18
  • Cars / motorbikes continue on A18 to the A1077
  • HGV’s join the A1029 travelling north and join the A1077

Southbound motorists travelling to M180 J2/M18 follow hollow triangle:

  • From the A18/A1077 travel west on the A18 via Gunness and Althorpe
  • At Ealand turn left and travel south on the A161
  • Re-join the M18 at J2

Southbound motorists travelling to the M180 J4/A180 Grimsby, Immingham follow solid circle, HGV’s follow solid diamond:

  • Cars / motorbikes from the A18/A1077 travel east on the A18 via Scunthorpe
  • At Forest Pines take the 3rd exit and travel south on the A15
  • Re-join the M180 at J4
  • HGV’s travel north on the A1077 north of Scunthorpe
  • Travel south on the A1029 Winterton Road
  • Continue following the A1029 to the A18 roundabout
  • Take the 1st exit and travel east
  • At the A15 take the 3rd exit and re-join the M18 at J4