Find a train from Coventry to Manchester

These train, bus and flight companies trust us

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip


Find cheap car hire in

Journey details

Best price £ 0.08
Journey duration 2 h 29 min
Connections per day 142
First departure 01:13
Last departure 22:27
Distance 80.2 mi

Get from Coventry to Manchester with Virail

Planning to travel from Coventry to Manchester? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Coventry to Manchester by train?

When you're traveling from Coventry to Manchester, you can expect to pay an average of approximately £ 29.26. You might be able to find prices as low as £ 0.08, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Trains from Coventry to Manchester

How long is the journey from Coventry to Manchester by train?

In order to get from Coventry to Manchester faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Coventry and Manchester will complete the journey in 1 h 53 min. On average, it will take you about 2 h 29 min to travel the 80.2 mi between Coventry and Manchester.

At what time of the day can I travel from Coventry to Manchester?

The first journey of the night departs from Coventry at 01:13. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 22:27. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Coventry and Manchester. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Coventry to Manchester?

In Coventry, departure stations include Coventry [ COV ] and Coventry. When you arrive in Manchester, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ] and Manchester Piccadilly. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Coventry to Manchester?

You will be able to travel from Coventry to Manchester using companies such as Nationalrail, Avanti West Coast and CrossCountry. Combined, these providers offer an average of 142 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 219 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Coventry to Manchester using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 15 direct connections from Coventry to Manchester each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 127 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.