Trains from Manchester to Coventry

Manchester to Coventry train information

Manchester Coventry train map

Train duration 2h03m
Arrival Coventry, England
Departure Manchester, England
Distance 80 Miles
Train operators Virgin Trains, Cross Country
Lowest train price from £9.50
Average train price £22.00
  • The journey from Manchester, situated in England and Coventry, which is in England is well connected by trains. The trains are run by the following rail operators: Virgin Trains, Cross Country.
  • There are 80 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Manchester to Coventry is approximately 2h03m. Taking the train is often the fastest option to get to Coventry from Manchester, and it's also a greener option than driving your car or flying.
  • Looking at our data, the best fare to travel by train in the next month is £9.50. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.

Best prices for Manchester to Coventry train tickets

from £9.50 MORE 2h07m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £7.00 MORE 3h59m
from £3.50 MORE 2h56m

Manchester - Coventry prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Manchester to Coventry by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Manchester - Coventry: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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Days before Departure

The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Purchasing your train from Manchester to Coventry in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £15 when buying your seat 15 days in advance which is 46% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for Manchester to Coventry trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Manchester and Coventry by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Coventry to Manchester and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£9.50 18/12/2019 13:35 Virgin Trains 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£10.50 18/12/2019 12:35 Virgin Trains 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£12.50 18/12/2019 18:35 Virgin Trains 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£13.50 18/12/2019 17:35 Virgin Trains 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£16.05 18/12/2019 08:27 Cross Country 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£16.05 29/12/2019 09:27 Cross Country 29 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£16.25 29/12/2019 08:27 Cross Country 29 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£17.75 18/12/2019 17:27 Cross Country 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£17.75 18/12/2019 18:05 Cross Country 11 days ago
Manchester
Piccadilly
Coventry
£18.00 18/12/2019 18:27 Cross Country 11 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Manchester Coventry train

Discount Manchester - Coventry train tickets

National Railcards can offer great value for money if you're travelling by train. Depending on your age and your situation, you can get one of the five existing railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can help you save money for your Manchester Coventry train ticket.

What are the benefits of a railcard?

The main benefit of getting a railcard is that you only need a few trips to earn as much money as you spent.

You will need to pay at least £88 of train tickets across the whole year for the railcard to be worth the investment. It corresponds to the price of the card, thirty pounds, divided by the saving, thirty four percent. On every train that you book after that, you will make savings.

For instance, train tickets from Manchester to Coventry cost on average £21.15 (1). By dividing £88 by £21.15 (£88/£21.15 = 4.16), it appears that after only 5 one way trips from Coventry to Manchester, the card will have paid for itself.

How much do I need to pay for a railcard?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard for which you will pay £20. Railcards give you 34% off most adult fares, hence you will save 1/3 on most train tickets.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Manchester to Coventry train £21.15 £14.10 £7.05 4.17

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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