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Birmingham New Street to Coventry by train

It takes an average of 28m to travel from Birmingham New Street to Coventry by train, over a distance of around 17 miles (28 km). There are normally 129 trains per day travelling from Birmingham New Street to Coventry and tickets for this journey start from £3.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 19m
PriceFrom £3.90
Distance17 miles (28 km)
Frequency129 trains per day
First train04:29
Last train00:40
Departure stationBirmingham New Street
Arrival stationCoventry
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Avanti West Coast

Birmingham New Street to Coventry train times

Check out the next trains departing from Birmingham New Street to Coventry for Sunday 1st August 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
08:30 birmingham new street08:50 coventryPlat. 2 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets20m, direct
08:33 birmingham new street09:01 coventryPlat. 6A estimatedwest midlands trains PeakGet tickets28m, direct
09:04 birmingham new street09:24 coventryPlat. 5 estimatedcrosscountry PeakGet tickets20m, direct
09:14 birmingham new street09:44 coventryPlat. 2A estimatedwest midlands trains PeakGet tickets30m, direct
09:30 birmingham new street09:50 coventryPlat. 2 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets20m, direct
09:37 birmingham new street10:11 coventryPlat. 2A estimatedwest midlands trains PeakGet tickets34m, direct
09:54 birmingham new street10:18 coventryPlat. 5 estimatedwest midlands trains PeakGet tickets24m, direct
10:04 birmingham new street10:24 coventryPlat. 4 estimatedcrosscountry PeakGet tickets20m, direct
10:13 birmingham new street10:48 coventryPlat. 5 estimatedwest midlands trains PeakGet tickets35m, direct
10:30 birmingham new street10:55 coventryPlat. 2 estimatedavanti west coast PeakGet tickets25m, direct

Taking the train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry in 19m

Want to travel from Birmingham New Street to Coventry by train? Start your journey with us.

It usually takes around 28m to travel the 17 miles (28 km) from Birmingham New Street to Coventry by train, with around 129 trains running on this route daily. Once you're on board, you can sit back and relax, as you won’t need to make any changes along the way. Want to reach your destination quickly? With CrossCountry and Avanti West Coast, you can get to Coventry in just 19m on the fastest trains. You’ll also get to enjoy free WiFi and a catering service on board.

If you want to save money, travel Off-Peak – tickets are usually cheaper during quieter times on weekdays and weekends. You can also get a Railcard and save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year. Use our Journey Planner to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

If you’re feeling ready to book, start a search for cheap train tickets with us today. Want to check if trains are running? Use our timetable to view live train times from Birmingham New Street to Coventry.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Birmingham New Street to Coventry? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry take?

The average journey time by train between Birmingham New Street and Coventry is 28 minutes, with around 129 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Birmingham New Street and Coventry by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry is 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry cost?

Train ticket prices from Birmingham New Street to Coventry can start from as little as £3.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Birmingham New Street to Coventry without having to change trains. There are 129 direct trains from Birmingham New Street to Coventry each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry leave?

The first train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry leaves at 04:29. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry leave?

The last train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry leaves at 00:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Birmingham New Street and Coventry by train?

Trains travelling from Birmingham New Street to Coventry cover a distance of around 17 miles (28 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Coventry to Birmingham New Street.

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Coventry

Train tickets from Birmingham New Street to Coventry start at £3.90 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Birmingham New Street to Coventry is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

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For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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