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Coventry Train Station


Coventry Station
Station Square
West Midlands
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Station overview

A ticket office is available. Ticket office
Baby changing facilities are available. Baby changing facilities
A ticket machine is available. Ticket machine
A waiting room is available. Waiting room
Wheelchairs are available. Wheelchairs
Wi-Fi is available. Wi-Fi
A phone box is available. Phone box
Toilets are available. Toilets
A post box is available. Post box
Facility Information
Ticket office opening hours Monday to Friday: 05:15 to 21:30 Saturday: 05:30 to 20:45 Sunday: 07:30 to 21:30
Self service ticket machines A ticket machine is available.
Collection of pre-purchased tickets Collection of pre-purchased tickets is available.
Get Oyster card here Oyster Pre-Pay not is available.
Top up Oyster pay as you go here Oyster top up is not available.
Use Oyster pay as you go here Oyster top up is not available.
Service Information
British Transport Police 0800 40 50 40
CCTV CCTV systems are available.
Rail Replacement Service

Rail replacement coach services can be found in the multi-storey car park

Information Systems
  • Departure screens
  • Arrival screens
  • Announcements
Service Information
Coventry Station customer services

Monday to Sunday 06:00 - 21:00

Available from customer service offices, located on platform 1 and 3.

Left luggage Left luggage is not available.
Left luggage contact details


Lost property Lost property is available at the station.
Lost property contact details


Facility Information
Lounge A first class lounge is not available.
Lounge opening hours Unavailable
Facility Information
Seating area A seating area is available.
Waiting rooms Waiting rooms are available.
Trolleys Trolleys are available.
Refreshment facilities Refreshment facilities are available.
Toilets Toilets are available.
Baby changing Baby changing facilities are available.
Pay phone Pay phones are available. Cards
Public Wi-Fi Wi-Fi is available.
Post box A Post box is available.
Tourist information office A tourist information office is not available.
Cashpoint An ATM machine is available.
Bureau de change A bureau de change is not available.
Shops Shops are available.

Starbucks, M&S Simply Foods, WHSmiths and The Pumpkin Cafe

Showers Showers are not available.
Facility Information
Helpline information

We want everyone to travel with confidence. That is why, if you are planning on travelling on national rail services, you can request an assistance booking in advance - now up to 2 hours before your journey is due to start, any time of the day. For more information about Passenger Assist and how to request an assistance booking via Passenger Assist, please click here.

Assistance Meeting Point: Customer service office on Platform 1. ​​​​​​​

Helpline contact details

08000 158 123 (08000 158 124 Textphone)


Customer help points Customer help points are available.
Staff help Staff help is available.

Staff assistance is available at all times during the stations opening hours for boarding and alighting. Turn up and go is available although booking recommended.

Staff help opening times Monday to Friday: 05:00 to 02:00 Saturday: 05:00 to 01:00 Sunday: 07:15 to 02:00
Accessible ticket machines Accessible ticket machines are available.
Accessible ticket office counter An accessible ticket office counter is available.
Induction loop An induction loop is available.
Ramp for train access A ramp for train access is available.
Accessible taxis Accessible taxis are not available.
Accessible public pay phones Accessible public pay phones are not available.
National key toilets National key toilets are available.
Step free access coverage Whole Station

Category A - This station has step-free access to all platforms / the platform

Impaired mobility set down Impaired mobility set down Machine is available.
Disabled parking Disable parking is not available.
Wheelchairs Wheelchairs are available.
Ticket gates Ticket gates are present.
Multi Storey (Car Park 1)
Operator Avanti West Coast
Spaces 336
Opening times
  • Monday to Sunday:24 Hours a Day
Contact details

For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Avanti West Coast website

Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.

Warwick Road (Car Park 3)
Operator Avanti West Coast
Spaces 134
Opening times
  • Monday to Sunday:24 Hours a Day
Contact details

For information on how to get to the car park, plus work out the cost of your stay visit the Avanti West Coast website

Different rates apply to non rail users, please speak to a member of staff.

Bus services available Bus services are not available.
Cycle storage available Cycle storage is available.
Storage type Compounds, Stands
Spaces 120
Sheltered Yes
Storage location

Cycle Hub off main concourse 144 spaces

59 cycle hoops at the end of platform 1 , 2x spaces per hoop = 118 spaces

Transport Information
Taxi rank available

Outside station front

Airport available Airport information is not available.
Port available Port information is not available.

Coventry train station is one of the fastest-growing stations outside London and is situated in a city etched in transport history. Did you know that Coventry is home to the first British motor car and modern bicycle? Coventry station has gone through some significant renovations in its time; with the original building being grounded during the Blitz, the current station building was constructed. The station was awarded Grade II listing in 1995 for its long-lasting contemporary design. However, to withstand modern demands, Coventry Station has gone through further refurbishment while maintaining and honouring the design aspects of the original building.

Initially built in 1838, Coventry train station remains the main railway station in Coventry and operates routes across a variety of popular destinations in the UK. CrossCountry serves popular routes such as Coventry to Manchester, Coventry to Oxford, Manchester to Coventry and Nottingham to Coventry.

Things to do in Coventry

Coventry is one of the largest cities in central England and is etched in pioneering British history. Being the birthplace of the British motor industry and the world's first modern bicycle, Coventry is the pioneering capital for modern personal transport. This combination of history, architecture, and modern design creates an eclectic mix of what makes a great modern city. Whether you're looking for a cultural day out, a fun family trip, or a romantic getaway, this culture-rich city has something for everyone.

Coventry is a city with plenty to offer when it comes to culture and will leave you spoilt for choice with things to do. As Coventry is the epicentre for British transport history, it is rightly home to UK's biggest transport museum, which is interesting for kids and adults alike. A city heavily bombed during the Blitz in World War II, the Cathedral was heavily damaged with only parts remaining. However, after modern refurbishment, it stands in unison with a new building to create a totally unique structure – it's worth exploring. Suppose you'd like to stretch your legs and tire out the kids, Coventry has plenty of green spaces with Coombe Abbey Park, War Memorial Park and Brandon Marsh Nature Reserve all on offer.

If you're looking to treat yourself to a spot of shopping, Coventry certainly won't leave you disappointed. The long-established West Orchards is the central spot for all your classic high street names, with a cracking choice of shops and eateries. But if you're looking for something a little quirkier, then take a stroll to FarGo Village – once an old factory but now repurposed to home independent trendy dealers. Filled with modern street art, artisan eateries and trendy designers.

After an exhausting day of exploring and shopping, there's no better way to cap it off than some great food or drink. Coventry’s eclectic mix of food choices will leave you the difficult decision of where to eat. There is something for any occasion from the street food market at FarGo, exclusive fine dining experiences, and family-favourite chains.


How far from Coventry Station to Coventry Town?

The walk to Coventry Centre is just over a mile depending on the destination, taking around 20-minutes. Alternatively, you may be able to catch a local CVLR (Coventry Very Light Rail).

How many train stations are there in Coventry?

There are four train stations in the city. The main station in Coventry is Coventry Train Station, with Canley, Coventry Arena and Tile Hill in the surrounding area.

Can you park at Coventry train station?

Yes, there is a new multi-storey car park at the station which is accessible 24hrs, 7 days a week. The car park address is Station Square, Coventry, CV1 2GT.

Does Coventry train station have WiFi?

Yes, public WiFi is available at Coventry Train Station.

How many platforms are there at Coventry Station?

There are 4 public platforms at Coventry Train Station.