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Duration 3h 53m
Distance 59 miles
Average price £17
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bedford takes 3h 53m and the fastest bus takes 2h 19m. The bus service runs several times per day from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bedford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus, line 81 bus

  1. HEATHROW Airport London T2,3
  2. Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
  3. Bedford
3h 8m
£13 - £19

London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bedford bus times

Buses run every four hours between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bedford. The service departs London Heathrow Airport (LHR) at 18:25 in the evening, which arrives into Bedford at 21:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bedford. However, there are services departing from HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Cauldwell, Bedford College via Airport Bus Station and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 8m.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Bedford is 46 miles. The road distance is 59 miles.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bedford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from HEATHROW Airport London T2,3 station.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cauldwell, Bedford College station.

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