How to travel from Bedford to Leicester

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Travel Information to Leicester from Bedford

distanceDistance44 miles (71 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $48
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $21 (€19) • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $48 (€45) • 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or East Midlands Railway

Travel 44 miles (71 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Bedford and Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or East Midlands Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Bedford to Leicester.

Travel Tips: Travel from Bedford to Leicester

Travel to Leicester 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 Bedford to Leicester.

There are 4 ways to travel to Leicester from Bedford including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Bedford to Leicester is by taking a bus with an average price of $21 (€19).

This is compared to other travel options to Leicester:

A bus is generally $28 (€25) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $48 (€45) from Bedford to Leicester.

The quickest way to travel between Bedford and Leicester is by train, which takes on average 42 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Leicester by bus can take on average 2 h 5 min.

The distance from Bedford to Leicester is approximately 44 miles (71 km).

The average frequency per day from Bedford to Leicester is:

  • 29 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Bedford and Leicester as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Bedford to Leicester:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Bedford, Bus Station and arrive in Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station.
  • Most travelers who book a train ticket from Bedford to Leicester depart from Bedford to Leicester.

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

  • You can travel from Bedford to Leicester by bus with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $21 (€19) with National Express from Bedford to Leicester.
  • You can go to Leicester from Bedford by train with East Midlands Railway. You'll see cheap train tickets for $48 (€45) with East Midlands Railway from Bedford to Leicester on Omio.

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

  • You can travel directly by bus with.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Bedford to Leicester often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bedford and Leicester itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leicester and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Bedford to Leicester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $21 (€19) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $48 (€45) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bedford to Leicester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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