How to get to Bedford from Portsmouth

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from Portsmouth to Bedford

How to get to Bedford from Portsmouth by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Portsmouth to Bedford is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Bedford from Portsmouth

distanceDistance95 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£28 - £28
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £28 • 3 h 23 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £28 • 3 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or South Western Railway

Take a train or coach to travel 95 miles between Portsmouth and Bedford. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or South Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Portsmouth to Bedford.

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All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Portsmouth to Bedford

National Express, Thameslink and South Western Railway will get you to Bedford from Portsmouth at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

South Western Railway is a train operating company in the United Kingdom, providing services in the south and south-west of England. It operates a variety of train types, including high-speed trains, local stopping services, and suburban commuter trains. It also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for South Western Railway include London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour, London Waterloo to Weymouth, and London Waterloo to Bournemouth.

    National Express is the leading travel operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 travel 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 travel are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most travel 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 Portsmouth - Bedford travel: 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.

      FAQs: Portsmouth to Bedford

      FAQs: Travel 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 Portsmouth to Bedford.

      There are 2 ways to get from Portsmouth to Bedford: train or coach.

      The cheapest way to go to Bedford from Portsmouth is by taking a train, which costs on average £28.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Portsmouth to Bedford:

      A train is £1 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Portsmouth to Bedford costing on average £28.

      The fastest way to get to Bedford from Portsmouth is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 23 min.

      Other travel options to Bedford take longer:

      Getting to Bedford by coach takes 5 h 35 min on average.

      Bedford is approximately 95 miles away from Portsmouth.

      The average frequency per day from Portsmouth to Bedford is:

      • Around 10 coaches per day.
      • Around 2 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bedford from Portsmouth as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Portsmouth to Bedford:

      • Coaches most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth, International Port and arrive in Bedford at Bedford, Bus Station.
      • Trains most often depart from Portsmouth at Portsmouth Harbour and arrive in Bedford at Bedford.

      The following travel companies offer services from Portsmouth to Bedford:

      • Travel with National Express to go to Bedford by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Portsmouth to Bedford tickets on Omio for £28.
      • South Western Railway, Southern or Thameslink can get you to Bedford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with South Western Railway from Portsmouth to Bedford for £28 on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Portsmouth to Bedford with the following travel companies:

      • Take a direct coach with.
      • Take a direct train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bedford as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Portsmouth and Bedford.

      Many of our customers travelling from Portsmouth to Bedford don't make Bedford their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Milton Keynes, London St Pancras International, Luton or Brighton, either of which you could add to your Portsmouth and Bedford trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bedford to any of these top destinations today!

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