The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Coventry to Birmingham will cost around £ 5 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 5.
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Of the 6 trains that leave Coventry for Birmingham every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 28 km distance in an average of 28 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 23 m .
The slowest trains will take 33 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||17 miles (27 km)|
|Average train duration||21 min|
|Average train ticket price||£5 (€6)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway or Cross Country|
Trains from Coventry to Birmingham cover the 17 miles (27 km) long trip taking on average 21 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £5, but the average price of train tickets is £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
For as little as £5 you can travel by train between Coventry and Birmingham with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Coventry to Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train from Coventry to Birmingham online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train from Coventry to Birmingham, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 17 miles (27 km) trip from Coventry to Birmingham as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Coventry and Birmingham, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Coventry to Birmingham train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!
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There are plenty of departures every day from Coventry to Birmingham, and the journey will only take 30 minutes, which makes it a great day trip destination. Trains from Coventry to Birmingham are operated by Virgin, Cross Country and London Midland, with regular departures owing to Coventry's position on the mainline. The earliest train departs at around 5:50 a.m., while there will usually be a late service just after 1:00 a.m. to finish the day. Peak fares apply throughout the day during the week, but on weekends Super Off Peak discounts can be purchased. All trains travel direct, with no changes required.
Trains from Coventry to Birmingham depart from Coventry's main train station, which is located a couple of miles south of the city centre. To get to the station from the city centre, the best option is to catch bus number 11, which also covers the University of Warwick campus in the city. For those coming from the west, Canley station is a few minutes by train from Coventry, while from the southern suburbs it might be best to book a taxi. There are few late night buses, so a taxi is also recommended for late departures.
One of the great seedbeds of the Industrial Revolution, a famous sporting city, a centre of popular music and a vibrant metropolis in its own right, Birmingham offers so much for day trippers to enjoy. Trains from Coventry to Birmingham arrive at the city's New Street station. It's easy to walk from there to the city centre. You can catch connecting trains to the NEC exhibition centre, while trains also run to Witton for those who want to catch an Aston Villa football match. The city isn't well served by night buses, but taxis are a plentiful and affordable alternative.
There are a few train stations in Coventry to start your journey from including Coventry and Coventry Arena. In Birmingham you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Coventry and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Coventry, is located 0.4 miles (626 m) from the city centre of Coventry.
The most popular arrival train station, Birmingham New Street, is located 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city centre of Birmingham.
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