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Getting to the University By Rail

The nearest rail station for the University is Coventry. Coventry Station is easily reached from London (Euston), Birmingham (New Street) and Leicester, all of which run regular and frequent services direct to Coventry. From Coventry Station, there are frequent local bus services to the University.

The station that serves Birmingham Airport is Birmingham (International).

Detailed travel information and timetables can be found at Railtrack.

Bus services from the Railway Station:

Visitors should follow the signs from the station to Warwick Road (a 2 minute walk) and from there catch the Travel Coventry services 12/12A or U1 which travel onto the main campus. The Stagecoach service U1 travels along Warwick Road and onto the Central Campus.

It is also possible to catch the Travel Coventry number 42 which goes to Cannnon Park Shopping Centre which is a 5-10 minute walk from central campus.

Taxis are also available from outside of the station.


Typical Travel Times
From Minutes
London (Euston) 1hr 20
Birmingham (New Street) 30
Birmingham (International) 15
Leicester 50