Duration 2h 31m
Distance 120 miles
Average price £142
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Coventry takes 2h 31m and the fastest train takes 2h 24m. There is a train service every few hours from Cardiff to Coventry. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2h 26m

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Coventry
2h 26m
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Cardiff to Coventry train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff and Coventry. The earliest departure is at 21:05 at night, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 21:45 which arrives into Coventry at 00:56. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 2h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cardiff to Coventry? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Coventry. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Coventry via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Coventry is 96 miles. The road distance is 120 miles.

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Cardiff to Coventry train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff to Coventry train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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What companies run services between Cardiff and Coventry?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cardiff to Coventry hourly. Tickets cost £55 - £170 and the journey takes 2h.
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£55 - £170

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