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

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Train  •  2 h 19 min

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

$76 - $121

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Line 133 bus, night bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 133 bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station 133
  2. Take the night bus from Stansted Airport London to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station National Express

$28 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Pool Meadow Bus Station 777 / ...

$28 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  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 2 h 7 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Essex to Coventry station. However, there are services departing from Black Notley, Brain Valley Avenue and arriving at Pool Meadow Bus Station via Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) and Stansted Airport, Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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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 2 h 19 min and costs £55 - £95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Essex to Coventry, including transfers.

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Essex to Coventry bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stansted Airport, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Essex to Coventry is to train which takes 2 h 19 min and costs £55 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £40 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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

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

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  • Distance: 97.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 19 min

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 Underground Station, Euston Square Underground Station, and London Euston in around 2 h 19 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Essex to Coventry every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
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, Coach Station to Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Stansted Airport London to Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Braintree Town Centre, Bus Park (Braint Bus Pk) to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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