Coventry to London train

Cheap train tickets from Coventry to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Cheapest

£25

Average

£51

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.

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08:04Coventry2h19 10:23London Euston
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£251One-way
09:04Coventry1h26 10:30London Euston
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£311One-way
09:04Coventry1h38 10:42London Euston
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08:51Coventry1h06 09:57London Euston
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08:12Coventry1h01 09:13London Euston
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£711One-way

Train schedule Coventry to London

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08:04Coventry2h19 10:23London Euston
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08:12Coventry1h01 09:13London Euston
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08:31Coventry1h10 09:41London Euston
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Fastest train times from Coventry to London

Showing times and prices for 17 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 1 m

Average

1 h 26 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

138 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Coventry for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:12Coventry1h01 09:13London Euston
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£711One-way
08:51Coventry1h06 09:57London Euston
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Overview: Train from Coventry to London

distanceDistance85 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency46 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 46 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesChiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway, Cross Country or London Midland

Trains from Coventry to London cover the 85 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 12 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway, Cross Country or London Midland. Normally, there are 46 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip 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 providers: CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways trains Coventry to London

Find the best trains to London from Coventry with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from £18. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Chiltern Railways

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Coventry to London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

CrossCountry tickets between Coventry and London are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with CrossCountry to London from Coventry all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 85 miles (137 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Coventry to London routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Coventry to London train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to London with CrossCountry!

    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 between Coventry and 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 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 journey. 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 to London from Coventry, 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!

      Trains from Coventry to London

      From Coventry to London, the train frequency is roughly 25 per day, including direct services. Typically, the travel route that the trains cover from Coventry to London is 85 miles (137 km), taking approximately 1h 27min. Travellers depart most frequently from Coventry Station and arrive at London Victoria.

      Coventry to London Train Time: Daily Departures

      There are dozens of trains from Coventry to London each day, on weekdays and weekends. Journey times may change, but most services are quick, taking approximately 1h 30min. The day's first train usually leaves Coventry at approximately 01:00, with regular services starting at about 05:00. Multiple trains then continue to leave each hour until just before midnight. On Sundays, there are lessened train services, and early-morning trains start later, at around 08:00. The last train from Coventry to London leaves at around 23:31. Trains that depart early morning or later in the evening hours may be sleeper services. Time and services may also change during weekends and holidays.

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

      The train time from Coventry to London is approximately 1h 27min for the 85 miles (137 km) long journey. Still, the period it takes to go to London from Coventry by train can change based on particular dates. Without any worries, you can travel from Coventry to London Euston without changing trains. Access direct trains from Coventry to London with our website or app.

      Trains from Coventry to London: bridge and canal in Coventry. Source: Shutterstock

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

      Departure train station: Coventry Station will be your departure point. It's a popular train station, situated 0.4 miles (626 metres) from the city centre of Coventry. Facilities at this train station are subject to change but can include a cash machine, payphones, a post box, public WiFi, refreshment facilities, shops, toilets, baby-changing facilities and trolleys.

      Arrival train station: You will arrive at London Victoria, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre of London. All facilities at this train station are subject to change but typically include a cash machine, payphone, post box, bicycle hire (PlusBike) and parking, WiFi, refreshments, seating facilities, shops, toilets, tourist information and trolleys.

      Which train companies travel from Coventry to London?

      The train companies which travel from Coventry to London include West Midlands Trains, Avanti West Coast and Chiltern Railways. Feel free to check all possible train companies who offer train services from Coventry to London and compare their amenities before buying a train ticket. Any train travel company can be fast Although the fastest journey time by train from Coventry to London is around 56min, it can take roughly 1h 35min on the fastest services, with approximately 146 trains running on this popular route each day. For more ideas, check out our online travel magazine, The Window Seat.

      Night trains Coventry

      The Coventry train connection runs trains at night, more commonly during weekends. The demand for night trains in Europe is increasing. Many choose to travel overnight via train rather than by plane on a short-haul flight; this is partly because of the ever-growing importance of solving the climate crisis.

      West Midlands Trains trains from Coventry to London

      The fastest journey with West Midlands Trains from Coventry to London takes about 1h 20min. There are a maximum of 56 trains per day, and there are direct trains from Coventry to London, where you needn’t change trains. Find direct trains from Coventry to London on the Journey Planner of this train service provider.

      Avanti West Coast trains from Coventry to London

      With Avanti West Coast trains, the journey from Coventry to London takes roughly just over 1 hour, giving you adequate time to read your favourite magazine or make adequate preparations for your destination. Some weekend train services take a bit longer. The fastest journey from Coventry to London takes about 1h 03min. With this route, all Coventry to London services are direct.

      Chiltern Railways trains from Coventry to London

      As people return to work, passenger volumes have increased over time in various destinations. Chiltern Railways saw an increase in travellers on peak-hour trains, especially on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. In response, Chiltern Railways has lengthened key trains and added an extra 2,200 seats every week.

      Trains from Coventry to London: Sustainability travel

      Indeed, taking the train is a sustainable way of travelling. As one of the cleanest means of transport, trains have an essential role in creating sustainable lifestyles and economies. Trains only represent 2% of the transport sector emissions and are frugal by design in terms of energy consumption, public space and their lifespan. Whether regarding energy per capita or globally, trains and public transport are efficient. Trains require less than 1/10th of the energy needed to move one individual by car or plane. In urban or rural areas, public space is limited, and the promotion of train transportation will allow travellers to enjoy more public space, with better air and soil quality, coupled with a greater safety level. Additionally, the lifetime of railways can be up to 50 years, reducing the need to reinvest regularly in non-renewable resources.

      Coventry to London: Services on Board

      West Midlands Trains provides first-class service on some of their trains, mainly those to and from London. Also, this train service provider offers second-class options from Coventry to London. You can take up to two dogs on West Midlands Trains, so long as they don’t burden you or other passengers. Search the company website for regular updates concerning pets on board. You can also take bikes on board for free. If you need to travel with your bike, check out the provider's policy.

      People living with disabilities can also book assisted-travel services through the travel company website. Mobility scooters and wheelchairs must ably use ramps to board the trains and safely turn inside the carriage. Avanti West Coast offers direct first-class train travel from Coventry to London. The seats in first class are more spacious than those in second class, although they follow the same sitting arrangement. You are free to take your bike on these trains, given that you comply with the train rules and regulations listed on the company website, and the same goes for up to two domestic pets. According to the Avanti West Coast luggage policy, ensure that your luggage doesn’t exceed 11 x 23 x 35 in (30 x 70 x 90 cm) in size. For updated information on the luggage policy, check the company website. Avanti is constantly upgrading its website and services to help people living with disabilities access their services with ease. Chiltern Railways doesn't offer its travellers first-class carriages from Coventry to London. Don’t leave your pets or bike unattended during your travel with Chiltern Railways. Motorcycles and powered scooters aren't allowed on board, but for people living with disabilities, wheelchairs and powered wheelchairs are allowed. For more information regarding services on board Chiltern Railways, search their website for Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).

      How to find cheap train tickets from Coventry to London

      In some cases, first-class fares can be similarly priced or even less costly than standard fares. With some providers, if only a few first-class tickets have been sold, they can lower their costs, to let you travel in style at a cheaper price. In most cases, it's much cheaper to purchase train tickets online rather than buying them from the ticket office, since you will only obtain costly walk-up fares that way. You should also book in advance, as cheap train tickets, especially advance tickets, are available around 12 weeks before the departure date. In case you don't need to travel on a particular date, you should compare differences in prices across varying dates and times to save more money. Avoid travelling on weekends because higher demand on these days can mean higher prices, and keep in mind that, in general, connecting trains are cheaper than direct ones.

      Trains from Coventry to London: man smiling in London. Source: Shutterstock

      To London by train—travel tips

      Even if you’re a visitor, a day tripper or a tourist in your own hometown, there are particularly iconic London attractions that you should visit, both for free and for a cost. These attractions include Up at The 02, the London Eye, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, St. Paul's Cathedral, the Tower Bridge, Kensington Palace, Big Ben, Wembley Stadium and Churchill War Rooms and the National Portrait Gallery, among others.

      • Enjoy afternoon tea at The Ritz
      • Get an adrenaline rush on the Thames RIB Experience
      • Visit the Royal National Theatre
      • Tour the Royal Opera House
      • Experience a taste of life at sea without leaving the dock at the Cutty Sark attraction

      Travel Tips: Trains from Coventry to London

      Travel by train to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Coventry to London.
      FAQs
      If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Coventry and London for as little as £18  in the next 7 days.
      The Coventry to London train ticket price is on average £27  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
      When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Coventry and London via train to be approximately 85 miles.
      The train time between Coventry and London is on average 1 h 12 min  for the 85 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go from Coventry to London by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

      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.

      Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Coventry and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

      Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from this train station to the city centre.

      If you're looking for trains from Coventry to London, you can rely on Chiltern Railways, Avanti West Coast, West Midlands Railway, Cross Country or London Midland to get you to London. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Coventry to London journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
      Yes, there are 46 direct trains per day from Coventry to London. You can look to travel with West Midlands Railway or Avanti West Coast  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
      The average number of trains departing Coventry for London is 46 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
      You can take the first train from Coventry to London at 04: 38   or take the last train from Coventry to London leaving at 23: 29. Look for the latest Coventry London train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
      If you buy a train ticket between Coventry and 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 between Coventry and London 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.
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      Public transport options for Coventry
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station.
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      AccessibilityAccessibility
      Public transport options for Coventry Arena
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses will pick up / drop off from Stand AD at the Arena Retail Park Bus Station

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