Monday to Thursday: every 12 minutes
Friday: every 10 minutes
Peak Period: every 10 minutes
Evenings: every 15 minutes
Saturday: every 10 minutes
Sunday: every 15 minutes (reduced service before 10.00 am)
From the Council House via High Street, Hertford Street, Warwick Road, Spencer Road, Dalton Road, Broadway, Belvedere Road, Earlsdon Avenue, Queensland Avenue, Allesley Old Road and Grayswood Avenue to the terminus at the junction with Westbury Road. Known terminus details from personal recollection:
From the Council House via Earl Street, Jordan Well, Gosford Street, Far Gosford Street, Walsgrave Road, Clay Lane, Mercer Avenue and Heath Crescent to the terminus at Valley Road. Known terminus details from personal recollection of CWK205 member:
Grayswood Avenue (adjacent to Allesley Old Road), Hearsall Common, Warwick Avenue, Railway Bridges, Council House, Gosford Green and Barras Green.
Grayswood Avenue (adjacent to Allesley Old Road), Maudslay Hotel, Hearsall Common, Earlsdon Library, Warwick Avenue, Dalton Road, Railway Bridges, Council House, Bramble Street, Swan Lane, Hastings Road and Heath Crescent Post Office.
Service 1 was the first bus service commissioned by Coventry Corporation Transport. Because it was the only service at that time it it was not designated as Service 1. The service was originally introduced in March 1914, running between Stoke Heath and the Central Fire Station via the Council House. It was suspended in September of that year when the War Department requisitioned all of the buses and reintroduced in November 1919 using the same route as that described for 1926, originally terminating at North Street and extended to Wyken Way in 1921.
Already in existence from Stoke Heath (Wyken Way) to Hearsall Common via Heath Crescent, Mercer Avenue, Barras Green, Clay Lane, Walsgrave Road, Gosford Green, Far Gosford Street, Gosford Street, Jordan Well, Earl Street, Hertford Street, Warwick Road, Spencer Road, Dalton Road, Broadway, Belvedere Road and Earlsdon Avenue.
Extended westwards from Hearsall Common via Queensland Avenue and Allesley Old Road to the Maudslay Hotel and then along Maudslay Road and Whoberley Avenue to Glendower Avenue.
Terminated at the Maudslay Hotel, with the introduction of Service 11 to Glendower Avenue.
Stoke Heath leg extended from Wyken Way to Valley Road.
Chapelfields leg extended from the Maudslay Hotel to Grayswood Avenue.
Chapelfields leg extended along Grayswood Avenue to Westbury Road.