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Coventry to Birmingham New Street by train

It takes an average of 27m to travel from Coventry to Birmingham New Street by train, over a distance of around 17 miles (27 km). There are normally 136 trains per day travelling from Coventry to Birmingham New Street and tickets for this journey start from £3.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 19m
PriceFrom £3.90
Distance17 miles (27 km)
Frequency136 trains per day
Departure stationCoventry
Arrival stationBirmingham New Street
ChangesDirect trains available
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Avanti West Coast

Coventry to Birmingham New Street train times

Check out the next trains departing from Coventry to Birmingham New Street for Monday 10th May 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
07:27 On timecoventry07:48 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 4 crosscountry PeakGet tickets21m, direct
07:30 On timecoventry08:05 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 west midlands trains PeakGet tickets35m, direct
07:42 On timecoventry08:07 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 avanti west coast PeakGet tickets25m, direct
07:48 On timecoventry08:20 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 west midlands trains PeakGet tickets32m, direct
08:10 On timecoventry08:43 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 west midlands trains PeakGet tickets33m, direct
08:27 On timecoventry08:49 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 4 crosscountry PeakGet tickets22m, direct
08:42 On timecoventry09:05 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 avanti west coast PeakGet tickets23m, direct
08:47 On timecoventry09:21 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 4 west midlands trains PeakGet tickets34m, direct
09:12 On timecoventry09:44 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 3 west midlands trains PeakGet tickets32m, direct
09:27 On timecoventry09:49 On timebirmingham new streetPlat. 4 crosscountry PeakGet tickets22m, direct

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

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

The train from Coventry to Birmingham New Street usually takes around 27m to travel 17 miles (28 km). You can expect to find 136 trains running on this popular route per day. Once you're on board, you can sit back and relax, as you won’t need to make any changes along the way. You can get to Birmingham New Street in just 19m on the fastest CrossCountry and Avanti West Coast services. Just sit back, relax and enjoy plenty of amenities on board, including free WiFi and a catering service.

If you want to snap up the cheapest fares, book an Off-Peak time and get a Railcard. You can check ticket prices in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.

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 Coventry to Birmingham New Street.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Coventry to Birmingham New Street? 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 Coventry to Birmingham New Street take?

The average journey time by train between Coventry and Birmingham New Street is 27 minutes, with around 136 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 Coventry and Birmingham New Street by train?

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

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

Train ticket prices from Coventry to Birmingham New Street 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 Coventry to Birmingham New Street?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Coventry to Birmingham New Street without having to change trains. There are 136 direct trains from Coventry to Birmingham New Street each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Coventry to Birmingham New Street leaves at 05:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Coventry to Birmingham New Street leaves at 01:19. 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 Coventry and Birmingham New Street by train?

Trains travelling from Coventry to Birmingham New Street cover a distance of around 17 miles (27 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Coventry to Birmingham New Street

Train tickets from Coventry to Birmingham New Street 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 Coventry to Birmingham New Street 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.

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