Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Bedford

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

£28

Average

£34

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Bedford will cost around £ 34 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

National Express
14:00Birmingham3h40 17:40Bedford
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£281One-way
National Express
04:15Birmingham3h55 08:10Bedford
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£281One-way
National Express
12:00Birmingham3h40 15:40Bedford
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£281One-way
National Express
15:45Birmingham2h55 18:40Bedford
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£281One-way
National Express
08:30Birmingham3h40 12:10Bedford
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£281One-way

Bus Timetable Birmingham to Bedford

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National Express
04:15Birmingham3h55 08:10Bedford
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National Express
08:30Birmingham3h40 12:10Bedford
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Avanti West Coast
09:10Birmingham2h50 12:00Bedford
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National Express
12:00Birmingham3h40 15:40Bedford
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National Express
14:00Birmingham3h40 17:40Bedford
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National Express
15:45Birmingham2h55 18:40Bedford
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Wed
25 May
£23West Midlands Railway
£28National Express
Thu
26 May
£23West Midlands Railway
£27National Express
Fri
27 May
£16West Midlands Railway
£27National Express
Sat
28 May
£16West Midlands Railway
£27National Express
Sun
29 May
£31West Midlands Railway
£28National Express
Mon
30 May
£16West Midlands Railway
£27National Express
Tue
31 May
£16West Midlands Railway
£28National Express

Bus times from Birmingham to Bedford

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

3 h 26 m

Buses per day

6

Distance

105 km

Of the 6 buses that leave Birmingham for Bedford every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 105 km distance in an average of 3 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Avanti West Coast
09:10Birmingham2h50 12:00Bedford
0 changes
£631One-way
National Express
15:45Birmingham2h55 18:40Bedford
0 changes
£281One-way
National Express
12:00Birmingham3h40 15:40Bedford
0 changes
£281One-way
National Express
08:30Birmingham3h40 12:10Bedford
0 changes
£281One-way
National Express
14:00Birmingham3h40 17:40Bedford
0 changes
£281One-way

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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Bedford

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 55 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£27 (€31)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Bedford cover the 64 miles (104 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 55 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £27, but the average price of coach tickets is £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bedford, Bus Station.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Bedford

Find the best coaches between Birmingham and Bedford with Omio's travel partners National Express from £27. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Birmingham - Bedford coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

  • Average Price: £27

National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between Birmingham and Bedford are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips: Coach to Bedford from Birmingham

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FAQs

How much do cheap coach tickets between Birmingham and Bedford cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach to Bedford from Birmingham for the next 7 days starting from £27  one way.

How much is a coach ticket from Birmingham to Bedford?

If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Birmingham to Bedford coach prices are on average £27  one way.

What is the distance between Birmingham and Bedford by coach?

You should expect to travel around 64 miles (104 km)  between Birmingham and Bedford by coach.

How long is the coach from Birmingham to Bedford?

While the time it takes to travel 64 miles (104 km) between Birmingham and Bedford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from Birmingham to Bedford is on average 2 h 55 min.

Which coach station from Birmingham to Bedford do I depart from? Which Bedford coach station from Birmingham do I arrive in?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Bedford, Bus Station.

Where is the coach station in Birmingham to go to Bedford? Where is the coach station in Bedford located?

You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival coach station in Bedford, called Bedford, Bus Station, is located around 0.3 miles (482 m) away from its city centre.

Which coach companies can get me from Birmingham to Bedford?

When taking a coach from Birmingham to Bedford, you can count on National Express for the best way to get you to Bedford. You can also check all possible coach companies who offer a service between Birmingham and Bedford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a coach ticket.

When does the first coach depart from Birmingham to Bedford? When does the last coach depart from Birmingham to Bedford?

The first Birmingham to Bedford coach departs at 06: 00   and the last coach from Birmingham to Bedford leaves at 18: 45. Check out the most up-to-date Birmingham to Bedford coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Birmingham to Bedford for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you buy coach tickets between Birmingham and Bedford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £27 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Birmingham to Bedford a few months in advance.