Travel options
from London to Coventry

You can get from London to Coventry by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Coventry on 26 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00London3h20 13:20Coventry
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£111One-way
Cheapest
13:00London3h20 16:20Coventry
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£101One-way
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19:00London3h10 22:10Coventry
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£121One-way
16:00London3h40 19:40Coventry
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£111One-way
15:30London3h05 18:35Coventry
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£161One-way

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Mon
25 Oct
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£17Megabus
Tue
26 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£9Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£30West Midlands Railway
£8Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£24West Midlands Railway
£7Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£27Avanti West Coast
£7Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£18West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£18West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£18West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£18West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£18West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£20West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£11Chiltern Railways
£4Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£15West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£15West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
£15West Midlands Railway
£3Flixbus
Thu
11 Nov
£15West Midlands Railway
£8National Express
Fri
12 Nov
£23Avanti West Coast
£4Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£8West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus
Sun
14 Nov
£8West Midlands Railway
£4Flixbus

Travel Information to Coventry from London

distanceDistance85 miles (137 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £29
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £4 • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £29 • 1 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or West Midlands Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 85 miles (137 km) between London and Coventry. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from London to Coventry.

General Information about the journey from London to Coventry

Whether you are visiting the famous modernist Cathedral or heading to a football match, it's easy to get to the midlands city of Coventry from London. There are two major ways to do so - via bus or train. Either way, expect the journey to take between 2 and 3 hours. There are regular departures to Coventry from London Euston and Victoria Coach Station, and no changes will be required.

Buses from London to Coventry

Taking the coach to Coventry is a popular way to complete the journey, and there will be regular services from early in the morning to late in the evening. The route is covered by National Express and all of the buses stop at Coventry Bus Station on their way to destinations further north. Megabus also offer a daily service to Coventry, and arrive at the city's Cannon Park bus stop. Both companies offer around 10 buses per day, and the journey by bus will take just over 2 hours.

Trains from London to Coventry

Trains are the other main way to get from London to Coventry. All services depart from London Euston, which is on the Victoria and Northern tube lines. Coventry is a major rail junction and is on the lines to Scotland, Birmingham and Manchester - which means that Virgin Trains and London Midland offer plenty of services throughout the day, on every day of the week. The fastest trains take only an hour to complete the journey to Coventry Station, which is only a fifteen minute walk from the city centre.

Travel Tips

Travel from London to Coventry
Travel 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 London to Coventry.
FAQs
How do I travel to Coventry from London?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between London and Coventry. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between London and Coventry?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from London to Coventry. Tickets for a coach cost on average £4.

This is compared to other travel options to Coventry:

A coach journey is usually £25 less than a journey to Coventry by train, which costs on average £29 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Coventry from London?

The fastest way to get to Coventry from London is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 32 min.

There are alternative travel options to Coventry that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h 50 min.

How far is it from London to Coventry?

Coventry is approximately 85 miles (137 km) away from London.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Coventry?

The average frequency per day from London to Coventry is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between London and Coventry as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Coventry?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from London to Coventry:

  • Coaches mostly leave from London, Victoria Coach Station and tend to arrive in Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1).
  • Trains from London to Coventry most often leave from London Victoria and arrive in Coventry.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from London to Coventry?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Coventry, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Coventry by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus London to Coventry tickets on Omio for £4.
  • West Midlands Railway can take you to Coventry by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for West Midlands Railway from London to Coventry for £29.
Can I find a direct route between London and Coventry?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Coventry with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Coventry with National Express or Megabus.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Coventry tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Coventry from London?
Many of our customers travelling from London to Coventry don't make Coventry their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Birmingham, Leicester or Luton, either of which you could add to your London and Coventry trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Coventry to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets between London and Coventry online for the best deals?

Before travelling from London to Coventry, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £4 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £29 one way on average.

But we recommend booking London to Coventry tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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