Edinburgh to Coventry train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Edinburgh to Coventry is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
06:524h52
Edinburgh
11:44Coventry
£501One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:524h52
Edinburgh
13:44Coventry
£811One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:524h52
Edinburgh
15:44Coventry
£1451One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:086h15
Edinburgh
17:23Coventry
£1841One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Coventry

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
Avanti West Coast
06:524h52
Edinburgh
11:44Coventry
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:524h52
Edinburgh
15:44Coventry
0 changes
Cross Country
11:086h15
Edinburgh
17:23Coventry
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:524h52
Edinburgh
13:44Coventry
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Coventry

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

4 h 52 m

Average

5 h 12 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

409 km

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

Avanti West Coast
06:524h52
Edinburgh
11:44Coventry
£501One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:524h52
Edinburgh
15:44Coventry
£1451One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:524h52
Edinburgh
13:44Coventry
£811One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
11:086h15
Edinburgh
17:23Coventry
£1841One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Coventry

distanceDistance254 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£99 (€110)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or East Coast

Trains from Edinburgh to Coventry cover the 254 miles long route taking on average 4 h 40 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or East Coast. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £99, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Coventry.

Train providers: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Edinburgh to Coventry

Travel to Coventry from Edinburgh from £53 with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Virgin Trains from Edinburgh to Coventry train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Coventry train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Coventry 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 Edinburgh to Coventry.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Coventry can start from as little as £43 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Coventry is £99; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Edinburgh to Coventry train time is 4 h 40 min   covering the 254 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Coventry leaves at 06: 52. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Coventry leaves at 18: 52.
There are 16 trains a day from Edinburgh to Coventry which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or East Coast. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Edinburgh to Coventry, you can count on Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or East Coast for the best way to get you to Coventry. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Edinburgh to Coventry and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 52.

When departing from Edinburgh, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park. When arriving in Coventry, you can end your route in train stations like Coventry and Coventry Arena.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Coventry, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Edinburgh to Coventry by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from Edinburgh to Coventry 3 different ways: coach, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Coventry

Edinburgh
Coventry
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh for your journey to Coventry.
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LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
Edinburgh GatewayWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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WifiWifi
ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
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HomeTrainsTrain Times to Coventry Edinburgh to Coventry train

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