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Cheap train tickets from London to Bedford

Showing times and prices for May 28

Cheapest

$7

Average

$20

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.

The average ticket from London to Bedford will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 7.

East Midlands Railway
08:15AMLondon0h40 08:55AMBedford
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$71One-way
East Midlands Railway
12:15AMLondon1h07 01:22AMBedford
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$91One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:45AMLondon0h40 08:25AMBedford
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$121One-way
Thameslink
11:59PMLondon1h46 01:45AMBedford
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$241One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:18PMLondon0h40 09:58PMBedford
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$241One-way

Train schedule from London to Bedford

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, May 28
East Midlands Railway
12:15AMLondon1h07 01:22AMBedford
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East Midlands Railway
07:45AMLondon0h40 08:25AMBedford
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East Midlands Railway
08:15AMLondon0h40 08:55AMBedford
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Thameslink
08:21AMLondon1h00 09:21AMBedford
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West Midlands Railway
08:24AMLondon1h31 09:55AMBedford
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Thameslink
11:51AMLondon1h00 12:51PMBedford
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Thameslink
01:21PMLondon1h03 02:24PMBedford
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Thameslink
05:21PMLondon1h00 06:21PMBedford
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East Midlands Railway
06:15PMLondon0h40 06:55PMBedford
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East Midlands Railway
09:18PMLondon0h40 09:58PMBedford
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Thameslink
11:59PMLondon1h46 01:45AMBedford
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May 28
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$32National Express
Sun
May 29
$24Thameslink
$24Thameslink
Mon
May 30
$6East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Tue
May 31
$5East Midlands Railway
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Wed
Jun 1
$7East Midlands Railway
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Thu
Jun 2
$5East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Fri
Jun 3
$43East Midlands Railway
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Sat
Jun 4
$5East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Sun
Jun 5
$24Thameslink
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Mon
Jun 6
$39Thameslink
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Tue
Jun 7
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Wed
Jun 8
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Thu
Jun 9
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Fri
Jun 10
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Sun
Jun 12
$25East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Tue
Jun 14
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Wed
Jun 15
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express
Thu
Jun 16
$7East Midlands Railway
$32National Express

Fastest train times from London to Bedford

Showing times and prices for May 28

Fastest Journey

40 m

Average

1 h

Trains per day

11

Distance

73 km

Of the 11 trains that leave London for Bedford every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 73 km distance in an average of 1 h but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 46 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

East Midlands Railway
08:15AMLondon0h40 08:55AMBedford
0 changes
$71One-way
East Midlands Railway
07:45AMLondon0h40 08:25AMBedford
0 changes
$121One-way
East Midlands Railway
06:15PMLondon0h40 06:55PMBedford
0 changes
$241One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:18PMLondon0h40 09:58PMBedford
0 changes
$241One-way
Thameslink
08:21AMLondon1h00 09:21AMBedford
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$251One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Bedford

distanceDistance45 miles (73 km)
durationAverage train duration42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Railway or Thameslink

Trains from London to Bedford cover the 45 miles (73 km) long journey taking on average 42 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Railway or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $5 (€4), but the average price of train tickets is $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bedford.

Train tickets from London to Bedford: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 18 €
2 weeks earlier 14 €29.%
3 weeks earlier 16 €13%
1 month before 15 €20%
2 months earlier 18 €0%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Bedford 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 13% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Bedford with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

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

How much do cheap trains to Bedford from London cost?

Train tickets to Bedford from London for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $5 (€4)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a train to Bedford from London?

The London to Bedford train ticket price is on average $11 (€10)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.

How far is Bedford from London by train?

The train distance from London to Bedford is around 45 miles (73 km).

What is the London to Bedford train travel time?

While the time it takes to travel 45 miles (73 km) between London and Bedford can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Bedford train journey time is on average 42 min.

When traveling by train from London to Bedford, which train station in London do I depart from and which train station in Bedford do I arrive in?

When taking the train from London to Bedford, you can choose to depart from train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Your route can end in train stations such as Bedford and Bedford St Johns.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Bedford.

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 journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of London. The most popular arrival train station in Bedford, called Bedford, is located around 0.6 miles (925 m) away from its city center.

What train companies go from London to Bedford?

For the best London to Bedford train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Midlands Railway or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Bedford from London to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there from London to Bedford a day?

The average number of trains departing London for Bedford is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from London to Bedford?

The earliest train for this journey departs from London at 7: 18 AM. The last train leaves from London at 11: 46 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from London to Bedford and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the London to Bedford train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains from London to Bedford to cost on average $11 (€10) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Bedford train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Bedford
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your trip to Bedford.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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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 transit 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
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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 transit 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
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AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
Public transit 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
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AccessibilityAccessibility
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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 transit 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