Duration 54 min
Distance 26.2 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leicester and Coventry takes 54 min and the fastest train takes 43 min. There is a train service every few hours from Leicester 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.


  1. Leicester
  2. Nuneaton
  3. Coventry
1h 20m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£25 - £99

Leicester to Coventry train times

Trains run hourly between Leicester and Coventry. The earliest departure is at 07:50 in the morning, and the last departure from Leicester is at 21:49 which arrives into Coventry at 22:40. All services require a transfer at Nuneaton and take an average of 54 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Leicester to Coventry. However, there are services departing from Leicester and arriving at Coventry via Nuneaton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 20m.

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The distance between Leicester and Coventry is 23 miles. The road distance is 26.2 miles.

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

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Leicester to Coventry train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Coventry station.

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