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Trip Cardiff Coventry

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Cardiff to Coventry

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How to get from Cardiff to Coventry?

We are suggesting 10 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Cardiff Coventry. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Cardiff and Coventry on a map as well as the route Cardiff Coventry and the different connecting points (Coventry Coach Station, Coventry Railway Station, Canley Railway Station, Tile Hill Railway Station, Cardiff Central Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Cardiff Coventry

For your trip from Cardiff (Wales, United Kingdom) to Coventry (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 95 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Cardiff-Coventry that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of MegaBus in Cardiff. The bus will drop you off at Coventry bus station (0.4 mi from Coventry, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Cardiff bus station (0.4 mi from Cardiff) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Coventry.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Cardiff-Coventry.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Cardiff to Coventry without changing trains but some trains run on lines Cardiff-Birmingham and Birmingham-Coventry allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of CrossCountry to Birmingham leave from Cardiff Central railway station in Cardiff. Arrival in Birmingham will take place at Birmingham New Street station (0.4 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Birmingham where the train operated by London Midland, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry leave for Coventry.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Coventry from Cardiff. You can take the flight Cardiff-Birmingham and complete the other part of your journey traveling by bus.
Leave Cardiff and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Cardiff-Wales CWL airport, 9.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Birmingham (Birmingham International airport, IATA code: BHX) operated by Eastern Airways.

Which carriers to travel between Cardiff and Coventry?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides rail connections Cardiff-Birmingham with the train from Cardiff Central railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre) and from Birmingham to Coventry with the train which leaves Birmingham New Street station to arrive at Coventry railway station (England United Kingdom)
London Midland transports passengers on a rail line Birmingham-Coventry with the train from Birmingham New Street railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Coventry at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains operates the train journey from Birmingham to Coventry with the train which leaves Birmingham New Street station to arrive at Coventry railway station (England United Kingdom)
Arriva Trains Wales provides a rail connection Cardiff-Cheltenham with the train from Cardiff Central railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Cheltenham Spa at arrival (1.2 mi from centre)
Bus companies
National Express operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Cardiff in Cardiff and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom) and between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Coventry where the coach will drop you off at Coventry station situated at about 0.4 mi from Coventry city centre.
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Cardiff in Cardiff and to the one of Coventry (England United Kingdom)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Cardiff-Coventry (95.7 mi)
Airlines
Eastern Airways carries out a flight from Cardiff-Wales CWL airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Cardiff to Birmingham (arrival at Birmingham International BHX airport)

Stop cities from Cardiff or cities to visit near Coventry

When travelling from Coventry to Cardiff by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Cheltenham located at 56 mi from Cardiff and 43 mi away from Coventry, Gloucester situated at 49 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 49 mi from Coventry, Birmingham located at 88 mi from Cardiff and 17 mi away from Coventry, Cwmbran situated at 14 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 83 mi from Coventry (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Coventry or back to Cardiff, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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