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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Coventry to Sandwell & Dudley

$10 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus, line 87 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Coventry to Birmingham National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Oldbury Interchange 87

$12 - $19

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Coventry to Oldbury 30.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Coventry to Oldbury 30.5 miles

$6 - $10

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 $19 - $35 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 Birmingham and Birmingham, The Square Peg in around 1 h 46 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
$19 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Coventry to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Oldbury Interchange
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Coventry to Oldbury
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Taxis 4 U
Phone
+44 1926 487920
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk
Golden Line Taxis
Phone
+44 1926 777 777
Website
goldenlinetaxiswarwick.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Coventry to Oldbury?

The distance between Coventry and Oldbury is 36 km. The road distance is 49 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Coventry to Oldbury?

The cheapest way to get from Coventry to Oldbury is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Coventry to Oldbury?

The quickest way to get from Coventry to Oldbury is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £110 - £130.

Is there a direct train between Coventry and Oldbury?

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

Is there a direct bus between Coventry and Oldbury?

No, there is no direct bus from Coventry to Oldbury. However, there are services departing from Coventry and arriving at Oldbury Interchange via Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Coventry to Oldbury?

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