There are 4 ways to get from Coventry to Oldbury by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Coventry to Sandwell & Dudley

$9 - $29

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Bus, line 87 bus  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Digbeth, Selfridges X1
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Oldbury Interchange 87 / ...

$12

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Coventry to Oldbury 30.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Coventry to Oldbury 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Coventry to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Coventry, Cross Cheaping and arriving at Oldbury Interchange via Birmingham, Colmore Row. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Coventry and arriving at Sandwell & Dudley. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Coventry and Oldbury is 22 miles. The road distance is 30.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Coventry to Oldbury without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs .

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The train from Coventry to Sandwell & Dudley takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Coventry to Oldbury bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, depart from Coventry, Cross Cheaping station.

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Coventry to Oldbury train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Coventry station.

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The best way to get from Coventry to Oldbury is to train which takes 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 87 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Coventry to Oldbury bus services, operated by NX West Midlands, arrive at Oldbury Interchange station.

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Coventry to Oldbury train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Sandwell & Dudley station.

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Map of how to get from Coventry to Oldbury.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Coventry, England and Oldbury, Sandwell, England?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from Coventry to Oldbury hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 35 min. West Midlands also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Coventry to Oldbury via Digbeth, Selfridges and Birmingham, Colmore Row in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Coventry to Sandwell & Dudley
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
Bus operators
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Coventry, Cross Cheaping to Digbeth, Selfridges
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Oldbury Interchange
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Coventry to Oldbury
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Coventry to Oldbury is 30 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Coventry to Oldbury.

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