The cheapest trains from Coventry to London

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£30

Average

£62

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 London will cost around £ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 30.

Cheapest
08:46Coventry1h42 10:28London Euston
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£301One-way
09:11Coventry1h05 10:16London Euston
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£661One-way
08:30Coventry1h03 09:33London Euston
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£701One-way
08:51Coventry1h06 09:57London Euston
0 changes
£701One-way
08:11Coventry1h02 09:13London Euston
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£741One-way

Timetable Coventry to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 18 Oct
08:11Coventry1h02 09:13London Euston
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08:30Coventry1h03 09:33London Euston
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08:46Coventry1h42 10:28London Euston
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08:51Coventry1h06 09:57London Euston
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09:11Coventry1h05 10:16London Euston
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
17 Oct
£18West Midlands Railway
£10National Express
Mon
18 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Tue
19 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£7National Express
Wed
20 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£18West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£12Avanti West Coast
£4Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£20West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£24West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£24West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£20West Midlands Railway
£6National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£21West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£8West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus

The fastest trains from Coventry to London

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 2 m

Average

1 h 11 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

138 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Coventry for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 138 km distance in an average of 1 h 11 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 2 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 42 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.

Fastest
08:11Coventry1h02 09:13London Euston
0 changes
£741One-way
08:30Coventry1h03 09:33London Euston
0 changes
£701One-way
09:11Coventry1h05 10:16London Euston
0 changes
£661One-way
08:51Coventry1h06 09:57London Euston
0 changes
£701One-way
08:46Coventry1h42 10:28London Euston
0 changes
£301One-way

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Train Information to London from Coventry

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersWest Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or Chiltern Railways

Trains from Coventry to London cover the 85 miles (137 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 4 min with our travel partners like West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or Chiltern Railways. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry and arrive in London Victoria.

Train companies

Coventry to London with Chiltern Railways

Travel between Coventry and London from £18 with Omio’s train partners Chiltern Railways! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Chiltern Railways

Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train from Coventry to London: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

One of the best ways to travel between Coventry and London is by taking a train with Chiltern Railways. Omio helps you find the ideal Chiltern Railways train between Coventry and London by showing you Chiltern Railways’s current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Coventry to London route. You can expect to travel 85 miles (137 km) between Coventry and London on a train with Chiltern Railways. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Coventry and London, you can check straight away if the Chiltern Railways 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. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Chiltern Railways train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Coventry to London!

    These are Chiltern Railways 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Coventry to London:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from Coventry to London

    There are dozens of trains from Coventry to London each day, on weekdays and at weekends. Journey times may vary but most services are quick, taking around one hour 30 minutes. 

    Coventry to London Train Time: Daily departures

    The first train of the day usually leaves Coventry at around 1:00 a.m., with regular services starting at around 5:00 a.m. Multiple trains then continue to leave every hour until just before midnight. On Sundays, there are reduced services with no early morning trains until around 8:00 a.m. 

    How long is the journey by train from Coventry to London?

    The fastest train from Coventry to London takes just over an hour, while the longest can take over seven hours. There are both direct and indirect services, and services with one change usually take 20-30 minutes longer.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Coventry to London? 

    Departure train stations: Trains to London depart from three stations in and around Coventry: Coventry Station, Coventry Arena, and Canley. Coventry Station is about one mile from the city centre, which can be reached by bus or on foot. Coventry Arena is three miles outside the city centre, and Canley is about 2.6 miles from Coventry. Both have good bus links and a taxi ranks. All of the stations have similar facilities, with newsagents, coffee shops, toilets, and cash machines. 

    Arrival train stations: Trains from Coventry arrive at either Marylebone Station or Euston Station. Marylebone Station is in the centre of London, a couple of minutes' walk from Regent's Park. It is well-connected by tube and bus, and there is a taxi rank outside. It also has several shops and cafes. Euston Station is less than two miles from Marylebone Station, and is also a few minutes' walk from St. Pancras and Kings Cross. It is close to multiple tube stops, and inside there are toilets, shops, and waiting areas. 

    Which train companies travel from Coventry to London?

    Trains from Coventry to London are provided by Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway, and Chiltern Railways. Avanti West Coast provide the fastest service, while West Midlands Railway offer the most direct services. 

    Avanti West Coast Coventry to London

    Avanti West Coast run multiple trains from Coventry to London each hour until mid-morning, with services every 1-2 hours after that. Their fastest direct train takes just over one hour, while others may take up to two hours. Some services run directly but most have one change, either in Coventry or Rugby.

    West Midlands Railway Coventry to London

    West Midlands Railway run dozens of direct services to London every day, with many of their services at peak commuter times. Direct trains usually take around one hour 30 minutes, while indirect services, with changes at Nuneaton or Rugby, may take up to two hours and 20 minutes.

    Chiltern Railways Coventry to London

    Chiltern Railways provide the fewest services to London, with around two trains leaving very late at night. They usually have two changes, in Leamington Spa and Banbury, and the journey can take up to seven and a half hours. 

    Coventry to London trains: services onboard

    Avanti West Coast and West Midlands Railway offer first-class carriages on board most of their trains. Chiltern Railways do not offer first-class carriages, but they do have a business zone with complimentary WiFi and extra plug sockets. Avanti West Coast allow passengers to bring two suitcases and one piece of hand luggage, while the other providers do not specify how much luggage passengers can bring. When it comes to bicycles, Avanti West Coast request that travellers reserve a space for their bike before their trip. Bikes can be brought on board West Midlands Railway and Chiltern Railway's trains without a reservation, but they may not be permitted at peak times and are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Pets are allowed on all of the trains from Coventry to London, but there is a maximum of two per person. Cats or other small animals must be kept in a crate, and dogs must be kept on a lead. Disabled passengers can book assistance online or over the phone, at least 24 hours before they travel. Train station staff are able to help with boarding, luggage, tickets and connections, and they can provide wheelchairs on arrival.

    How do I find cheap train tickets from Coventry to London?

    Finding cheap train tickets is easier when travellers can be flexible with their travel dates. Travellers can also get a great deal if they book their train from Coventry to London in advance and choose a service with a longer journey time that includes one or more changes.

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    How much do cheap trains to London from Coventry cost?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to London from Coventry for the next 7 days starting from £18  one way.
    What is the average price of train tickets to London from Coventry?
    If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Coventry to London train prices are on average £27  one way.
    What is the distance between Coventry and London via train?
    When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Coventry and London via train to be approximately 85 miles (137 km).
    What is the average Coventry to London train duration?
    On average the train from Coventry to London duration is 1 h 4 min  for the 85 miles (137 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
    When travelling by train from Coventry to London, which train station in Coventry do I depart from and which train station in London do I arrive in?

    When taking a train from Coventry, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Coventry and Coventry Arena. When you arrive in London, your train can arrive in train stations including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Coventry   to London Victoria.

    Where is the train station in Coventry? Where is the train station in London?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Coventry, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Coventry.

    The most popular arrival train station, London Victoria, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of London.

    What train providers offer a service to London from Coventry?
    For the best Coventry to London train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with West Midlands Railway, Avanti West Coast or Chiltern Railways. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to London from Coventry to compare what amenities they may offer.
    Is there a direct train from Coventry to London?
    Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Coventry to London with West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
    How many train services per day are there from Coventry to London?
    On average, there are 25 trains a day from Coventry to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When does the first train depart from Coventry to London? When does the last train depart from Coventry to London?
    The first train from Coventry to London leaves at 07: 46   and the last train for this leaves at 09: 51. Omio shows you the latest train from Coventry to London schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
    How early should I purchase Coventry to London train tickets to get the best deals?
    If you purchase a train ticket from Coventry to London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to London from Coventry are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Coventry
    London
    Coventry is the most popular Coventry railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Coventry for your journey to London.