Duration 1h 30m
Distance 40.8 miles
Average price £18
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Watford Junction and Bedford takes 1h 30m and the fastest train takes 1h 15m. There is a train service every few hours from Watford Junction 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 • 1h 56m

  1. Watford Junction
  2. Bletchley
  3. Bedford
1h 56m
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£13 - £31

Watford Junction to Bedford train times

Trains run hourly between Watford Junction and Bedford. The earliest departure is at 08:19 in the morning, and the last departure from Watford Junction is at 20:43 which arrives into Bedford at 22:15. All services require a transfer at Bletchley and take an average of 1h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Watford Junction to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Watford Junction and arriving at Bedford St Johns via Bletchley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Watford Junction and Bedford is 33 miles. The road distance is 40.8 miles.

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Watford Junction to Bedford train services, operated by London Northwestern Railway, depart from Watford Junction station.

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

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You can take a train from Watford Junction to Bedford via Bletchley in around 1h 56m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Train from Watford Junction to Bletchley
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £13
Train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single
£4 - £7

Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £12

About Thameslink

Train from Luton to Bedford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£9 - £12

Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Train from Luton to Bedford
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £11
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£3 - £5
Off-Peak Single
£6 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Single
£10 - £15

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