You can get from London to Coventry by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Coventry on 26 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||85 miles (137 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£4 - £29|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £4 • 1 h 50 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £29 • 1 h 32 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus 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.
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.
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 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.
There are 2 ways that you can travel between London and Coventry. You can take a coach or train.
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.
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.
Coventry is approximately 85 miles (137 km) away from London.
The average frequency per day from London to Coventry is:
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.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers 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:
Yes, there are direct routes from London to Coventry with the following travel companies:
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.
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:
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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