Duration 4h 33m
Distance 168.5 miles
Average price £70
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bedford and Keighley takes 4h 33m and the fastest train takes 3h 22m. There is a train service every few hours from Bedford to Keighley. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Leicester • 3h 58m

  1. Bedford
  2. Leicester
  3. Derby
  4. Keighley
3h 58m
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£59 - £104

Bedford to Keighley train times

Trains run hourly between Bedford and Keighley. The earliest departure is at 10:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Bedford is at 19:45 which arrives into Keighley at 23:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Bedford to Keighley? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Keighley. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Keighley via Leicester, Derby and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 58m.

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The distance between Bedford and Keighley is 135 miles. The road distance is 168.5 miles.

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Bedford to Keighley train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Bedford station.

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Bedford to Keighley train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leeds station.

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You can take a train from Bedford to Keighley via Leicester, Derby, and Leeds in around 3h 58m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Train from Bedford to Leicester
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Train from Leicester to Derby
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£14 - £21
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £19
Off-Peak Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Train from Bedford to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£26 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Train from Nottingham to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £13
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £27
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Single
£25 - £40

Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £28
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £20

About Thameslink

Train from Biggleswade to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£16 - £20
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£22 - £28

Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5

About London Underground (Tube)

Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Paddington
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £5
Website
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Off-Peak Day Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £24

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