Birmingham to Bedford train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Bedford

Showing times and prices for Jul 05

Cheapest

18

Average

29

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

West Midlands Railway
10:33AMBirmingham3h06 01:39PMBedford
0 transfers
181One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:33AMBirmingham3h27 11:00AMBedford
0 transfers
271One-way
Cross Country
08:52AMBirmingham2h41 11:33AMBedford
0 transfers
411One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham to Bedford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, July 5
West Midlands Railway
07:33AMBirmingham3h27 11:00AMBedford
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:52AMBirmingham2h41 11:33AMBedford
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
10:33AMBirmingham3h06 01:39PMBedford
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Bedford

Showing times and prices for Jul 05

Fastest Journey

2 h 41 m

Average

3 h 4 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

105 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Birmingham for Bedford every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:52AMBirmingham2h41 11:33AMBedford
0 transfers
411One-way
West Midlands Railway
10:33AMBirmingham3h06 01:39PMBedford
0 transfers
181One-way
West Midlands Railway
07:33AMBirmingham3h27 11:00AMBedford
0 transfers
271One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bedford

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€26)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesChiltern Railways, Cross Country or West Midlands Railway

Trains from Birmingham to Bedford cover the 64 miles (104 km) long route taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like Chiltern Railways, Cross Country or West Midlands Railway. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $29 (€26), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Bedford.

Train providers: CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from Birmingham to Bedford trains

Buy your official CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways train tickets between Birmingham and Bedford from $29 (€26) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

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

Looking for trains between Birmingham and Bedford? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 64 miles (104 km) journey to Bedford from Birmingham. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Birmingham to Bedford routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Birmingham and Bedford, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Birmingham - Bedford train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!

    Chiltern Railways is a regional train company in the United Kingdom which is owned by Arriva Trains and has operated since 1996. Check the different ticket types for your next train between Birmingham and Bedford: Duo, Anytime, Season, Super Off Peak, Off Peak and Advance.

    Find cheap tickets for Chiltern Railways trains from Birmingham to Bedford on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Birmingham to Bedford train schedule from Chiltern Railways, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 64 miles (104 km) journey from Birmingham to Bedford, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Bedford from Birmingham in the Omio app, you can check to see if the Chiltern Railways trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the Chiltern Railways train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Bedford from Birmingham and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Bedford from Birmingham with Chiltern Railways!

      Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Bedford.
      FAQs
      Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Birmingham and Bedford for as low as $29 (€26)  for the next 7 days.
      The Birmingham to Bedford train ticket price is on average $29 (€26)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
      You should expect to travel around 64 miles (104 km)  to Bedford from Birmingham by train.
      On average the Birmingham to Bedford train travel time is 2 h 4 min  for the 64 miles (104 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

      There are a few train stations in Birmingham to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. In Bedford you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bedford and Bedford St Johns.

      Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Bedford.

      The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Birmingham New Street, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Birmingham.

      The most popular arrival train station, Bedford, is located 0.6 miles (925 m) away from the city center of Bedford.

      For the trip from Birmingham to Bedford you can take a train with Chiltern Railways, Cross Country or West Midlands Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Birmingham to Bedford on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
      The first Birmingham to Bedford train departs at 4: 33 AM   and the last train from Birmingham to Bedford leaves at 10: 10 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Birmingham to Bedford on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
      If you buy a train ticket from Birmingham to Bedford within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€26) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Bedford from Birmingham are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

      Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

      Birmingham
      Bedford
      Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your trip to Bedford.
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      Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
      Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
      Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
      Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
      Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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      Public transit options for Birmingham Moor Street
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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      Public transit options for Birmingham International
      Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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