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Coventry to London

From £5.90 one-way*

Duration: 1 hr 50 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 6 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Coventry to London

Our fastest coach from Coventry to London Finchley Road will get you there in just 1 hour 50 mins, giving you more time to explore this spectacular city.

With coaches running throughout the day from very early in the morning until late in the evening and fares from £5.90 one-way*, you can travel in style once again.

Coventry to London journey information
Fastest journey time 1 hrs 50 mins (to Finchley Road)
Cheapest price from £5.90
Distance (approx) 173km
No. of stops 0 (fastest service, other services may vary)
First & last journey daily 6:45am/21:40pm

Our Coventry to London services and stops

Click below to see the stops for each service and plan your journey with ease.

400 coach towards London

Our 400 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
  • London (Finchley Road)
  • London (Golders Green)
  • London (Marble Arch)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

460 coach towards London

Our 460 service travels up to 4 times a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
  • Milton Keynes Coachway
  • London (Marble Arch)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

551 coach towards London

Our 551 service travels up to 1 time a day and calls at the following stops:

  • Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station
  • Milton Keynes Coachway
  • London (Golders Green)
  • London (Marble Arch)
  • London Victoria Coach Station

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Departing from Coventry

You can begin boarding our coaches to the capital from 6.45am. Coventry Coach Station is based in city centre – a 10-minute walk to the precinct shopping area and served by many regular bus routes, with a taxi rank directly outside the entrance.

Take a look at our Coventry Coach Station facilities.

Arriving in London

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line. A bus stop is directly outside the coach station, and is served by many routes into the city centre.

Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place.

Take a look at our London Victoria Station facilities.

Frequently asked questions

When is the first coach from Coventry to London?

The first coach leaves from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station at 6.45am, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 9.20am.

When is the last coach from Coventry to London?

The last coach leaves from Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station at 21.40pm, arriving at London Victoria Coach Station at 0.05am.

How much is the coach from Coventry to London?

A one-way journey from Coventry to London is available from £5.90*.

How long does the coach take from Coventry to London?

Our fastest coach journey from Coventry to London takes 1 hour and 50 mins to our Finchley Road stop.

What happens if I miss my coach from Coventry to London?

We have fare types available to give you more flexibility when you travel. Both our Standard and Fully Flexible fares are amendable, however, excess fees may apply. For more information, please visit our tickets page.

Alternatively, when buying your ticket you can add Change and Go to your booking. Change and Go allows you to board any available coach 12 hours before or after your original departure time for just £5 per journey. Find out more at our Change and Go page.

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