It takes an average of 1h 34m to travel from London to Coventry by train, over a distance of around 85 miles (137 km). There are normally 105 trains per day travelling from London to Coventry and tickets for this journey start from £8 when you book in advance.
85 miles (137 km)
105 trains per day
Direct trains available
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Usually, the train from London to Coventry takes around 1 hour and 33 minutes, but can take just 59 minutes on the fastest services. With around 82 direct trains running on this popular route each day, you can sit back and relax as you don’t need to worry about changing along the way.
On this route, you’ll board a train at London Euston station operated by Avanti West Coast. Once you’ve found your seat, you can begin to enjoy the onboard amenities, including free WiFi, power sockets, luggage racks and access to onboard entertainment. If you prefer to travel in style, upgrade to Standard Premium Class or First Class. With the latter, you’ll take advantage of extra legroom, wider and more comfortable seating and complimentary food and drink. In less than an hour, your train will arrive at Coventry station.
As soon as your train arrives, you can begin to explore the city of Coventry. From the station, you can walk to Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, as well as Coventry Cathedral – a gothic structure destroyed by bombs during World War II. If you’d like to explore some more of the UK, check out our guide to 4 of the best day trips from Coventry.
Hoping to book the cheapest train tickets? Try travelling during Off-Peak times, as tickets tend to be cheaper during quieter travel times. If you’d like to save even more, why not get yourself a Railcard? You’ll save up to 1/3 on eligible journeys for a whole year.
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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 London to Coventry is right for you.
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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