How to get from Manchester to Coventry

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Travel Information from Manchester to Coventry

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £61 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 79 miles (128 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Manchester to Coventry. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Manchester to Coventry.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester 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 Manchester to Coventry.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Manchester and Coventry. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Manchester to Coventry. Tickets for a flight cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Coventry:

A flight journey is usually £18 less than a journey to Coventry by coach, which costs on average £18 for the same trip.

A flight journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Coventry by ferry, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A flight is generally £61 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £61 from Manchester to Coventry.

The fastest way from Manchester to Coventry is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Coventry from Manchester can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 35 min.

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The Manchester to Coventry distance is approximately 79 miles (128 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Coventry is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.
  • 30 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Coventry from Manchester as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Manchester to Coventry:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Coventry, Tesco Extra.
  • Most travellers board their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Coventry.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Manchester to Coventry:

  • You can travel to Coventry from Manchester by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £18 with National Express from Manchester to Coventry.
  • You can travel to Coventry from Manchester by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £61 with Avanti West Coast from Manchester to Coventry.

Yes, there are direct services available to Coventry from Manchester with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find 1 direct coach per day with National Express or Megabus.
  • You can travel directly by train with Cross Country with 14 direct trains per day.

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 Manchester and Coventry.

Omio customers who travel from Manchester to Coventry often also extend their holiday to go to London, Birmingham or Leicester. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Coventry and these popular destinations at a great price.

When planning your trip to Coventry from Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £18 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £1 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £61 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Manchester to Coventry online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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