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Duration 1h 38m
Distance 41.1 miles
Average price £35
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Bedford and Watford takes 1h 38m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Bedford to Watford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bedford
  2. London Euston
  3. Watford
1h 18m
£29 - £62

Bedford to Watford train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Bedford and Watford. The earliest departure is at 22:40 at night, and the last departure from Bedford is at 23:45 which arrives into Watford at 01:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Watford. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Watford Junction via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 18m.

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The distance between Bedford and Watford is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.1 miles.

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

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Bedford to Watford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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