There are 3 ways to get from Bedford to Watford by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to St Albans City
  2. Take the bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Watford, Town Hall 724 / ...

$19 - $27

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Watford 41.1 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Watford 41.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Watford is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Watford is to taxi which costs £140 - £180 and takes 43 min.

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

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Bedford to Watford, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bedford, England and Watford, England?

There is no direct connection from Bedford to Watford. However, you can take the train to St Albans City, take the walk to St Albans City Railway Station, then take the bus to Watford, Town Hall. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Watford.

Train operators
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Watford, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Watford, High Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Watford
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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