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Cheap bus tickets and times from Coventry to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jun 20

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

51 m

Buses per day

23

Distance

28 km

Cheap bus tickets from Coventry to Birmingham start from $11 with an average ticket price of $11.

The fastest bus from Coventry to Birmingham takes 35m in comparison to an average duration of 51m and covers a distance of 28 km.

23 buses leave Coventry for Birmingham every day with 23 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Megabus
11:15PM0h45
Coventry
12:00AMBirmingham
$111One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Megabus
12:00PM0h45
Coventry
12:45PMBirmingham
$111One-way
0 transfers
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Megabus
08:40PM0h45
Coventry
09:25PMBirmingham
$111One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
01:55AM0h35
Coventry
02:30AMBirmingham, Coach Station
$111One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
National Express
08:20AM0h50
Coventry
09:10AMBirmingham, Coach Station
$111One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Coventry to Birmingham

distanceDistance17 miles (27 km)
durationAverage bus duration45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$9 (€8)
frequencyBus frequency25 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 25 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesNational Express, Megabus, Virgin Trains or FlixBus

Buses from Coventry to Birmingham cover the 17 miles (27 km) long route taking on average 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, Virgin Trains or FlixBus. Normally, there are 25 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $4 (€4), but the average price of bus tickets is $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.

Bus companies: National Express, Megabus and Virgin Trains from Coventry to Birmingham

National Express, Megabus and Virgin Trains buses will get you to Birmingham from Coventry from $7 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus from Coventry to Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

Buses from Coventry to Birmingham

Buses offer a fast and convenient way to travel from Coventry to Birmingham with National Express operating over 30 daily departures. The first service leaves 2:10 a.m. at and the last departure of the day sets off at 11:35 p.m. Average travel time is 40 minutes with the fastest taking 35 minutes. All services are direct with a few calling at Birmingham Airport. Buses to Birmingham leave from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station, a major bus hub for the city. National Express coaches from Coventry arrive at Birmingham Coach Station located on Mill Lane in the Digbeth area. From there it’s a five minute walk along Digbeth High Street to the city centre.

Taking the Bus from Coventry

National Express buses from Coventry to Birmingham depart from the Pool Meadow Bus Station, conveniently located in the city centre. There are frequent buses, operated by Stagecoach, National Express Coventry and Travel de Courcey, which provide a comprehensive local travel network around the city and out to surrounding villages and towns. Coventry has a limited night bus service. The city is the home of the Black Cab, with cab ranks located across Coventry.

Getting into Birmingham by Bus

Birmingham has been growing in popularity as a visitor destination and is a city that successfully blends the new with the old. Streets contain elegant Victorian houses alongside contemporary buildings of glass and steel. Birmingham is sometimes referred to as England's 'Venice', with over a 60 miles of canals, providing excellent recreational opportunities and a calm oasis within this bustling city. Visitor attractions include the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, the National Sea Life Centre and the fascinating exhibits of the Back to Basics Museum. Buses from Coventry to Birmingham arrive at the Birmingham Coach Station, a major interchange, located in the city centre. Birmingham's extensive public transport system is operated by Network West Midlands and consists of urban trains, local buses and the Midland Metro, a light rail system. Birmingham features one of the longest bus routes in Europe, which is over 18 miles in length and has 272 bus stops. cabs are available at the coach station.

FAQs: Bus from Coventry to Birmingham

FAQs: Take the bus from Coventry to Birmingham with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Coventry to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap bus tickets from Coventry to Birmingham can start from as little as $4 (€4) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Coventry to Birmingham is $9 (€8); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Coventry to Birmingham bus time is 45 min   covering the 17 mile (27 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Coventry to Birmingham leaves at 11: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Coventry to Birmingham leaves at 11: 15 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Coventry to Birmingham without having to change trains with National Express, Megabus or Virgin Trains. There are 25 direct buses from Coventry to Birmingham each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Coventry to Birmingham bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Megabus, Virgin Trains or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services to Birmingham from Coventry to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Coventry, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station, Coventry, University of Warwick (Interchange Stop) and Coventry, Transport Museum (HS1). When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your route in bus stations like Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Herald Rd (Birmingham Airport Coach Park) and Birmingham, Brunel Street.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Coventry, Pool Meadow Bus Station, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Birmingham, Coach Station, located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Birmingham from Coventry is worth doing with a journey time of 45 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a bus from Coventry to Birmingham is September.
You have options as you can travel to Birmingham from Coventry 2 different ways: bus or train.

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