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

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Train  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from White Notley to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Coventry

$56 - $120

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Bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station National Express / ...

$28 - $52

2 alternative options

Train, line 56 bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Nuneaton
  2. Take the line 56 bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Coventry, Sainsbury's 56 / ...

$78 - $120

Drive  •  2h 7m

  1. Drive from Essex to Coventry 124.3 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Essex to Coventry is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Essex to Coventry is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Essex to Coventry station. However, there are services departing from Black Notley, Bulford Lane and arriving at Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station via Braintree Town Centre, Victoria Street and Stansted Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 41m.

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The distance between Essex and Coventry is 98 miles. The road distance is 124.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Essex to Coventry without a car is to train which takes 2h 20m and costs £40 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Essex to Coventry, including transfers.

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Essex to Coventry bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from Essex to Coventry is to train which takes 2h 20m and costs £40 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £40 and takes 5h 41m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Essex to Coventry is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Essex to Coventry.

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  • Distance: 97.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Essex, England and Coventry, England?

You can take a train from Essex to Coventry via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, Euston Square station, and London Euston in around 2h 20m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Essex to Coventry every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 15m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
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 Stansted Airport London to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
National Express
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Nuneaton, Bus Station to Coventry, Sainsbury's
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire

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