You can get from London to Coventry by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Coventry on 19 May 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||£16 - £17|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £16 • 1 h 50 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £17 • 59 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or West Midlands Railway|
Take a coach or train to travel 85 miles (137 km) to Coventry from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or West Midlands Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train 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 travel options from London to Coventry: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from London to Coventry, which costs on average £16.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Coventry:
A coach is generally £1 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £17 from London to Coventry.
The fastest way from London to Coventry is by train with an average journey time of 59 min.
Other travel options between London and Coventry can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 1 h 50 min of travel time.
The distance between London and Coventry is around 85 miles (137 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Coventry is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from London to 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 when travelling 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 services available between London and Coventry with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Coventry as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between London and Coventry.
When planning your trip between London and Coventry, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Coventry from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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