There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to Coventry University by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry

$7 - $45

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Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Birmingham to Coventry 22.8 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Pool Meadow Bus Station 777 / ...

$6 - $10

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birmingham to Coventry University 22.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Coventry University 22.9 miles

$4 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Coventry University is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Coventry University is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station station and arriving at Pool Meadow Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Coventry. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Coventry University is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Coventry University without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £35.

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The train from Birmingham New Street to Coventry takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Birmingham to Coventry University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station.

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Birmingham to Coventry University train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Coventry University is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Coventry University.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Coventry University, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Birmingham to Coventry University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 19 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Coventry University hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 40 min. NX West Midlands also services this route every 10 minutes.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Digbeth, Masshouse Lane to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Birmingham to Coventry
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Birmingham to Coventry University
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
TOA Taxis
Phone
+44 121 427 8888
Website
toataxis.co.uk
Birmingham Taxis
Phone
+44 121 775 0017
Website
taxisbirmingham.co.uk

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Birmingham to Coventry University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Pool Meadow Bus Station.

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Birmingham to Coventry University train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Coventry station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Coventry University is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Birmingham to Coventry University.

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There are 344+ hotels available in Coventry University. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Birmingham and Coventry University. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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