Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) train

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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM)

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Great Western Railway
14:424h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:35Bedford station (BDM)
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableCardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 April
Great Western Railway
14:424h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:35Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes

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Train times from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM)

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Fastest Journey

4 h 53 m

Average

4 h 53 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

200 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Cardiff Central (CDF) for Bedford station (BDM) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Great Western Railway
14:424h53
Cardiff Central (CDF)
19:35Bedford station (BDM)
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM)

distanceDistance123 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£46 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail

Trains from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) cover the 123 miles long route taking on average 3 h 48 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £46, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Bedford.

FAQs: Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) 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 Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM).
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Cheap train tickets from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) can start from as little as £31 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) is £46; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) train time is 3 h 48 min   covering the 123 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) leaves at 09: 18. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) leaves at 16: 18.
There are 16 trains a day from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM), you can count on Great Western Rail for the best way to get you to Bedford station (BDM). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Bedford station (BDM) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bedford, located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Cardiff Central (CDF) to Bedford station (BDM) by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Cardiff Central (CDF) and Bedford station (BDM) including taking a train or coach.

Trains departing from Cardiff Central

Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
Distance from Cardiff Central to city center
1.1 miles (1.8 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sat: 05: 40 - 21: 30 | Sun: 07: 30 - 21: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the rear car park (Penarth Road entrance)
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cardiff Airport
14 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the Transport for Wales train from the station to Dinas Powys, then take the 304 bus directly to the airport. The journey takes about 1 hour in total.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside of the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxi rank is on the right as you exit the main station entrance
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: News agent and convenience store
Dining
Dining
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen | Pret a Manger | Tesco Express
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Enterprise | Europcar
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station. There are also ramps for train access and elevators in the station.

Trains arriving to Bedford

Distance from Bedford to city center
Distance from Bedford to city center
0.8 miles (1.3 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Yes
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station: This station has step-free level access to all platforms via lifts. Assistance Meeting Point is adjacent to the taxi rank at the front of the station. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Thameslink ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Wheelchairs may only be available when the station is staffed | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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