Luton to Bedford train

Mon, 24 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Luton to Bedford

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
07:120h15
Luton station (LUT)
07:27Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
08:140h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:29Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Thameslink
07:110h27
Luton station (LUT)
07:38Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Thameslink
08:420h25
Luton station (LUT)
09:07Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
East Midlands Railway
07:450h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:00Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLuton to Bedford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 24 June
Thameslink
07:110h27
Luton station (LUT)
07:38Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
07:120h15
Luton station (LUT)
07:27Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
07:270h25
Luton station (LUT)
07:52Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
07:420h25
Luton station (LUT)
08:07Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
07:450h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:00Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
07:570h25
Luton station (LUT)
08:22Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:120h25
Luton station (LUT)
08:37Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:140h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:29Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:190h21
Luton station (LUT)
08:40Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:310h25
Luton station (LUT)
08:56Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:420h25
Luton station (LUT)
09:07Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:450h15
Luton station (LUT)
09:00Bedford station (BDM)
0 changes

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Train times from Luton to Bedford

Showing times and prices for 24 Jun

Fastest Journey

15 m

Average

21 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

29 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Luton for Bedford every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
East Midlands Railway
07:120h15
Luton station (LUT)
07:27Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
08:140h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:29Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
07:450h15
Luton station (LUT)
08:00Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Fastest
East Midlands Railway
08:450h15
Luton station (LUT)
09:00Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:190h21
Luton station (LUT)
08:40Bedford station (BDM)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Luton to Bedford

distanceDistance17 miles
durationAverage train duration15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£11 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Luton to Bedford cover the 17 miles long trip taking on average 15 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £11, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £5. Travellers depart most frequently from Luton and arrive in Bedford.

Train companies: Thameslink and East Midlands Trains trains Luton to Bedford

Find the best trains to Bedford from Luton with Omio's travel partners Thameslink and East Midlands Trains from £5. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Train information from Luton to Bedford with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 20 min
  • Cheapest Price: £6
  • Thameslink frequency: 33 a day

FAQs: Luton to Bedford train

FAQs: Travel by train from Luton 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 Luton to Bedford.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Luton to Bedford can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Luton to Bedford is £11; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Luton to Bedford is 15 min   to travel the 17 mile long route, with around there are 50 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Luton to Bedford leaves at 04: 34. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Luton to Bedford leaves at 20: 57.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Luton to Bedford without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 50 direct trains from Luton to Bedford each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Bedford. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Luton to Bedford.
When taking a train from Luton to Bedford, you can count on Thameslink or East Midlands Trains for the best way to get you to Bedford. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Luton and Bedford and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 57.

When departing from Luton, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Luton and Luton Airport Parkway. When arriving in Bedford, you can end your route in train stations like Bedford, Bedford St Johns and Bedford Midland or Bedford St Johns.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Luton, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 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.

A day trip to Bedford from Luton is worth doing with a journey time of 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Luton to Bedford is November.
You have options as you can travel between Luton and Bedford 2 different ways: train or coach.

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