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.
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1 h 2 m
1 h 11 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||85 miles (137 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 4 min|
|Average train ticket price||£27 (€31)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||West 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.
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 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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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