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Cheap train tickets from Bedford to London

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bedford to London is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

East Midlands Railway
16:090h43
Bedford
16:52London
£81One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:440h59
Bedford
09:43London
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:331h06
Bedford
09:39London
£201One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
16:471h05
Bedford
17:52London
£201One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
19:041h03
Bedford
20:07London
£201One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBedford to London

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 July
Thameslink
08:331h06
Bedford
09:39London
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:440h59
Bedford
09:43London
0 changes
Thameslink
08:101h43
Bedford
09:53London
0 changes
Thameslink
16:471h05
Bedford
17:52London
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
16:090h43
Bedford
16:52London
0 changes

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Train times from Bedford to London

Showing times and prices for 14 Jul

Fastest Journey

43 m

Average

1 h 8 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

73 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Bedford for London every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
16:090h43
Bedford
16:52London
£81One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
11:300h49
Bedford
12:19London
£211One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:440h59
Bedford
09:43London
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
19:041h03
Bedford
20:07London
£201One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
15:041h03
Bedford
16:07London
£201One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Bedford to London

distanceDistance45 miles
durationAverage train duration41 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains, Thameslink, West Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains

Trains from Bedford to London cover the 45 miles long trip taking on average 41 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, Thameslink, West Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £6, but the average price of train tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Bedford and arrive in London Waterloo.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, Thameslink and West Midlands Trains trains Bedford to London

Find the best trains to London from Bedford with Omio's travel partners East Midlands Trains, Thameslink and West Midlands Trains from £6. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

Bedford to London train information with East Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: £6

Trains from Bedford to London: Journey Details

Trains from Bedford to London are operated by both Thameslink and East Midlands Trains, with departures from early morning until very late in the evening. The direct route takes approximately one hour and there is a slightly reduced service on Sundays. London is one of the most visited cities in the world, with enough history and culture, fun and fine food to entertain anybody. Good transport links make it easy to get anywhere in the city from St Pancras International Station, where trains from Bedford arrive. Within walking distance of the station are several fascinating museums, as well as the Regent's Canal.

 

Which train companies go from Bedford to London?

Trains from London to Bedford are run by East Midlands Trains and Thameslink.

How long is the train from Bedford to London?

The train from London to Bedford usually takes 39 minutes to arrive, although some longer journeys can last up to 1 hour.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Bedford to London?

Trains from London to Bedford run through the night at intervals of two an hour, with the first train departing at 00:40 a.m. The last train of the day departs at 23:40 p.m.

Where do trains from Bedford to London depart from and arrive to?

Trains from Bedford to London depart from Bedford Station, located on Ashburnham road close to the city centre. Travellers can catch the bus number 11 or 41 to the train station, or can choose to walk a few minutes from the city's centre. Bedford station has an area designated for bicycles and also a taxi tank.

Trains from Bedford to London will arrive at London St Pancras, located north-east of London's centre. The station boasts some of the best connections with numerous buses and underground lines services, making travelling onwards an ease. Underground lines include; Hammersmith & City, Circle, Metropolitan, Northern, Victoria and Piccadilly. Taxis are also avialable from outside the station terminal.

FAQs: Bedford to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Bedford to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bedford to London.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bedford to London can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bedford to London is £21; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bedford to London train time is 41 min   covering the 45 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bedford to London leaves at 05: 54. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bedford to London leaves at 23: 04.
Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day from Bedford to London with East Midlands Trains, Thameslink or east_midlands_trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to London. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Bedford to London.
When taking a train from Bedford to London, you can count on East Midlands Trains, Thameslink, West Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Bedford and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 04.

When departing from Bedford, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bedford, Bedford St Johns and Bedford Midland or Bedford St Johns. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Waterloo, London Euston and London Paddington.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bedford, which is located around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Waterloo, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London from Bedford is worth doing with a journey time of 41 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bedford to London by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London from Bedford including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Bedford and London

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Bedford is the most popular Bedford railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bedford for your journey to London.
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