The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Coventry to London will cost around £ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train 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 train cover the 138 km distance in an average of 1h 35m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 13m .
The slowest train will take 2h 5m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 45 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£19|
|Trains depart from:||Coventry|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||Chiltern Railways, Virgin Trains, West Midlands Railway|
During the week, the earliest train will get you into London ready for a very early start. However, at weekends, particularly Sundays, services depart a little later. The service between these two major cities is very frequent. During the week, passengers won't have to wait more than 10 minutes for a train and this is just slightly longer at weekends. Journeys range from 1-2 hours depending on the stops. Nearly all services are direct, however, occasionally there may be 1 change, e.g. at Rugby. Virgin trains and London Midland are the main service providers and are both major, well-established train companies.
Departure Station: The departure station is Coventry, which is less than 1 mile from the city centre. This is roughly a 10-minute walk or 10 minutes by bus from Coventry railway station.
Arrival Station: London Euston is the arrival station, just over 1 mile from bustling Central London, so a 35-minute walk. Alternatively, catch the Underground to Oxford Circus in minutes.