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Train Information from London to Bedford

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
durationAverage train duration40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London to Bedford cover the 45 miles (73 km) long trip taking on average 40 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bedford.

Trains from London to Bedford: Journey Details

Trains from London to Bedford run regularly throughout the day and evening. The first train leaves London before 6:00 am. Trains then leave regularly, with approximately one service every 30 minutes- 1 hour. The last service leaves London just before 2:00 am. Trains from London to Bedford are provided by the following companies: Thames Link and East Midland Trains. Most services run direct, with one change on some early morning services. Journey times can vary from around 40 minutes, to up to 2 hours during peak travel times.

Taking the Train from London

Trains to Bedford leave from London St Pancras station. The station is well connected and convenient for travellers. Several tube lines serve the station, with services running throughout the day and evening. The Eurostar also arrives at St Pancras. There are many bus services that arrive at the station, including the Megabus, which stops outside the main entrance. There are several taxi ranks in the area, and the station is located close to the A501.

Getting into Bedford by Train

Bedford is a small town, nestled between larger cities such as Oxford and Cambridge. It is located on the stunning River Ouse, where tourists can sit outside riverside cafes and watch the world go by. The train station in Bedford is located centrally on the A5141. The town centre is just a short walk away. Taxis are available from outside the station, and there is bicycle storage and a secure car park. There are two bus stops adjacent to the station, with several buses connecting the station with the local area. These services begin early in the morning and end in the evening.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Bedford
Travel by train to Bedford 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 London to Bedford.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from London to Bedford?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between London and Bedford for as low as £5  for the next 7 days.
How much does the train from London to Bedford cost on average?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Bedford train price to come in at an average of £11  one way.
What is the distance by train from London to Bedford?
The train distance from London to Bedford is around 45 miles (73 km).
How long is the train journey to Bedford from London?
The London to Bedford train duration is on average 40 min, which is to be expected when travelling 45 miles (73 km) from London to Bedford. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Bedford?

When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your route from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Bedford, you can end your journey in train stations like Bedford and Bedford St Johns.

Omio customers book a train from London Victoria   to Bedford   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in London to go to Bedford? Where is the train station in Bedford located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Bedford, called Bedford, is located around 0.6 miles (925 m) away from its city centre.

What train companies offer a service from London to Bedford?
When taking a train from London to Bedford, you can count on East Midlands Trains or Thameslink for the best way to get you to Bedford. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Bedford from London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there to Bedford from London?
On average, there are 50 trains a day from London to Bedford. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket between London and Bedford to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets between London and Bedford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £11 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from London to Bedford a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Bedford
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Bedford.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 2078437688
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139

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