Duration 4h 11m
Distance 157.4 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bradford and Bedford takes 4h 11m and the fastest train takes 3h 14m. There is a train service every few hours from Bradford 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.

Train via Leicester

  1. Leeds
  2. Derby
  3. Leicester
  4. Bedford
4h 25m
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£60 - £190

Bradford to Bedford train times

Trains run hourly between Bradford and Bedford. The earliest departure is at 14:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Bradford is at 18:31 which arrives into Bedford at 22:39. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bradford to Bedford? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Bradford to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Bradford Interchange and arriving at Bedford via Leeds, Derby and Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Bradford and Bedford is 127 miles. The road distance is 157.4 miles.

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Bradford to Bedford train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Leeds station.

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Bradford to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Bedford station.

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You can take a train from Bradford to Bedford via Leeds, Derby, and Leicester in around 4h 25m.
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £19
Off-Peak Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £55
Train from Derby to Leicester
Ave. Duration
19 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 Leicester to Bedford
Ave. Duration
46 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 Leeds to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£13 - £20
Off-Peak Single
£27 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Train from Nottingham to Bedford
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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

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