This is when the M23 will close this weekend

Road closed sign
Road closed sign

The M23 will close overnight this weekend in order for the existing gantries to be removed.

On Saturday (December 8) and Sunday (December 9), the M23 will be closed between 9pm and 6am (5am on Monday, December 10).

There will be a full diversion route in place from junction 6 (Godstone) of the M25 via the A22, A264 to junction 10 (Crawley) of the M23 and from junction 10 (Crawley) via the A2011, London Road, Airport Way into Gatwick Airport.

On Monday, December 10, for 7 nights, there will be a lane one closure leading to a full closure of junction 7 from the M25 onto the M23 southbound between 10pm and 4am. A fully signed diversion route will be in place via junction 8 of the M25 and back.

There will be narrow lanes and a reduced speed limit of 50mph north and south bound 24/7.

Free recovery service and speed enforcement are now in place to ensure drivers and road workers’ safety.