How to get to Bedford from York

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from York to Bedford

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

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

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Travel Information between York and Bedford

distanceDistance128 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£37 - £65
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £37 • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £65 • 3 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or CrossCountry

Take a train or coach to travel 128 miles from York to Bedford. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or CrossCountry among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from York to Bedford.

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

Find the best route from York to Bedford with Omio's travel partners National Express and CrossCountry! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Bedford from York you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    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 York - 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: York 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 York to Bedford.

      There are 2 options to travel between York and Bedford including taking a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to get from York to Bedford is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £37 compared to other travel options to Bedford:

      A coach is £28 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from York to Bedford costing on average £65.

      The quickest way to travel between York and Bedford is by train, which takes on average 3 h 22 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Taking a coach requires on average 5 h 50 min of travel time.

      The York to Bedford distance is approximately 128 miles.

      The average frequency per day from York to Bedford is:

      • 2 coaches per day.
      • 17 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Bedford from York 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 York to Bedford:

      • Coaches mostly depart from York, Rail Station and arrive in Bedford, Bus Station.
      • Trains most often depart from York at York and arrive in Bedford at Bedford.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from York to Bedford:

      • You can travel to Bedford from York by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £37 with National Express from York to Bedford.
      • You can take a train from York to Bedford with CrossCountry, East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Cheap tickets can be found for £65 with East Coast from York to Bedford.

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

      • Direct services by 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 from York to Bedford.

      Looking to extend your trip from York to Bedford? Many Omio customers who go from York to Bedford usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Milton Keynes, London St Pancras International, Luton or Brighton. If you're looking to explore London, Milton Keynes, London St Pancras International, Luton or Brighton from Bedford, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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