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Duration 2h 49m
Distance 119.9 miles
Average price £90
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cardiff and Coventry takes 2h 49m and the fastest train takes 2h 25m. The train service runs several times per day 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

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. Coventry
2h 29m
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£59 - £260

Cardiff to Coventry train times

Trains run every two hours between Cardiff and Coventry. The earliest departure is at 14:45 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 21:45 which arrives into Coventry at 05:49. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 2h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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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 29m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Coventry is 96 miles. The road distance is 119.9 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 Central to Birmingham New Street every 2 hours. Tickets cost £55 - £170 and the journey takes 2h. East Midlands Railways also services this route once a week.
Train operators
CrossCountry
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £170
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£23 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£50 - £75

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