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Coventry City Centre

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Exploring Coventry city centre

Coventry is a city within the West Midlands, known famously for its historical medieval Cathedral and the biggest collection of British made cars. Start your travel plans with a look at our bus tickets for travel around Coventry, then scroll down as we take you through the best places waiting to be explored…

Where to visit first

Coventry Cathedral

A place where medieval history meets modern architecture. The old Cathedral was destroyed during the Coventry blitz, but now sits alongside the newly constructed Cathedral. A must-see when looking for things to do in Coventry.

Visit the Coventry Cathedral website.


Coventry Transport Museum

Over the road from Coventry Bus station, this museum owns the largest haul of British made cars on the planet. The museum is home 4D simulator rides, an award-winning coffee house and a transport themed gift shop.

Visit the Coventry Transport Museum website.


Belgrade Theatre

The art and cultural hub of Coventry, and one of the largest regional producing theatres in Britain. Discover touring musicals, critically acclaimed plays, traditional pantomimes, comedy, live music.

Visit the Belgrade Theatre website.

Where to shop

FarGo Village

Designed exclusively for creative, independent businesses and like-minded visitors in a rich, artistically industrial cultural space. Perfect for looking for gifts or loved ones, or finding unique gems to take home.

Visit the FarGo Village website.


Lower Precinct Shopping Centre

One of Coventry’s leading shopping destinations, this makes the perfect destination for some high street retail therapy.

Visit the Lower Precinct website.


West Orchards

Offering a wide choice of retail outlets and eateries with major high street names, from Debenhams, Goldsmiths, The Body Shop, Krispy Kreme, Love Shake, Costa and Chopsticks.

Visit the West Orchards website.

Where to eat & drink

Cathedral Lanes

In the heart of Coventry City Centre, Cathedral Lanes offers a range of stylish food establishments that offer affordable food. The lanes also has an inspirational statue of Lady Godiva.


FarGo Village

The perfect place for anyone who wants to try something a little different, vegetarians and vegans. You could eat the whole day away without stepping out of the village!

Visit the FarGo Village website.


The Botanist

Explore a secret garden of food and drink and unusual concoctions to suit every taste.

Visit the Botanist website.


The Mulberry

 A home from home environment and a perfect meeting place for drinks with friends, an after-work pint, wine with the school mums, dinner with the girlfriend or even pre-theatre cocktails.

Visit the Mulberry website.


Twisted Barrel

An independent artisan vegan brewery at FarGo Village that serves you the freshest, most local beer in Coventry. A hidden find for things to do in Coventry!

Visit the Twisted Barrel website.

Where to take the kids

The Wave

Coventry’s brand-new water park with six thrill-seeking slides for maximum fun with the kids - or adults! This attraction is definitely a fun day out in Coventry, and easily accessible by bus and Coventry's bus station.

Visit the Wave website.


Herbert Art Gallery & Museum

Delve into Coventry’s history and immerse yourself in world-class art. A day out in Coventry where you can wander through dazzling interactive displays and enjoy the latest exhibitions while admiring the building’s unique architecture.

Visit the Herbert website.

Where to go for sport & activities

Coventry Building Society Arena

Home to the Wasps, the Ricoh Arena is a multi-complex arena that includes an exhibition hall, hotel, casino and Arena Park Shopping Park.

Visit the Coventry Building Society Arena website.

Coventry city centre bus services

Our services travel from across the whole of the West Midlands right into the heart of the city centre. From dedicated school services to fast, frequent local travel. You're sure to find the bus number that meets your needs.

Please use our journey planner below to find the right service for you.

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X1 bus to Coventry city centre

Travel on the X1 from Birmingham City Centre to Coventry bus station to explore Coventry for a fun filled day out eating, shopping or visiting attractions.

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