Rugby travel guide

Rugby Tourism | Rugby Guide

You're Going to Love Rugby

With a population of 63.323, Rugby is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom. Consider staying at least one whole day in Rugby to see all of its attractions.

Activities & attractions in Rugby

When to visit Rugby

Rugby in November
Estimated hotel price
£39
1 night at 3-star hotel
Rugby in November
Estimated hotel price
£39
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Rugby in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is December, when it can get as cold as 2 °C, with an average temperature of 4 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 64 mm. In contrast, March is usually the driest month of the year in Rugby, with an average rainfall of 36 mm.

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How to Get to Rugby

Plane

When flying to Rugby, you’ll arrive at Coventry Baginton (CVT), which is located 15 km from the city centre.

Train

AccesRail is the only carrier operating train routes to Rugby. The train station in Rugby is called Rugby, and is located 1.3 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Rugby is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 124 km from Rugby. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Rugby using Bus or Megabus. The most popular bus station is Rugby Corporation St, located 0.2 km from the city centre of Rugby. Rugby Clifton Rd is also a commonly used station, and is 0.5 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Rugby, you’ll arrive at Coventry Baginton (CVT), which is located 15 km from the city centre.

Train

AccesRail is the only carrier operating train routes to Rugby. The train station in Rugby is called Rugby, and is located 1.3 km from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to Rugby is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 124 km from Rugby. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and Europcar, among others, in London.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Rugby using Bus or Megabus. The most popular bus station is Rugby Corporation St, located 0.2 km from the city centre of Rugby. Rugby Clifton Rd is also a commonly used station, and is 0.5 km from the city centre.

Airlines serving Rugby

Lufthansa
Good (4,686 reviews)
KLM
Good (849 reviews)
SWISS
Good (944 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,741 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,189 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,452 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (474 reviews)
Air France
Good (975 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,600 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,100 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,952 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,368 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (219 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,204 reviews)
LOT
Good (670 reviews)
Finnair
Good (774 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (784 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,171 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (849 reviews)
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Where to stay in Rugby

Average rates range from around £70 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to £92 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Rugby

Most booked hotels in Rugby

Telegraph Hotel - Coventry
4 stars
Excellent (9, Excellent reviews)
£70+
Days Inn Corley
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
£42+
Chesford Grange Hotel
4 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
£74+
Ramada Hotel & Suites by Wyndham Coventry
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
£71+
Draycote Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
£62+
Brownsover Hall Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.1, Good reviews)
£61+

Hiring a car in Rugby

Hiring a car in Rugby costs £35 per day, on average.

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Rugby (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £17.11 and £22.82. The most frequently booked car type in Rugby is Standard (Class Commercial Truck or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Mitsubishi Colt or similar) is, on average, 73% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Hiring a car in Rugby costs £35 per day, on average.

Expect to pay £1.43 per litre in Rugby (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between £17.11 and £22.82. The most frequently booked car type in Rugby is Standard (Class Commercial Truck or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Mitsubishi Colt or similar) is, on average, 73% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.