There are 5 ways to get from Bedford to Baldock by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Luton
  2. Take the bus from Luton to Baldock National Express / ...

$11 - $24

4 alternative options

Line 71 bus, line 98 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 71 bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Hitchin, Bancroft 71 / ...
  2. Take the line 98 bus from Hitchin, Hermitage Road to Baldock, Market Place 98

$13 - $15

Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Baldock

$29 - $58

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Baldock 19.5 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Baldock 19.5 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Baldock is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Baldock is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford to Baldock. However, there are services departing from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) and arriving at Baldock, Market Place via Hitchin, Hermitage Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Baldock. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Baldock via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Baldock is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Baldock without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £8 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Bedford to Baldock, including transfers.

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Bedford to Baldock bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) station.

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Bedford to Baldock train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Bedford station.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Baldock is to line 71 bus and line 98 bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £9 - £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £22 - £45 and takes 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Baldock.
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  • Distance: 15.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

You can take a bus from Bedford to Baldock via Hitchin, Bancroft and Hitchin, Hermitage Road in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bedford to Baldock via London St Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 2 h 6 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Luton
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $19
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to Luton
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Baldock
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Bedford to Luton
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Luton to Baldock
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Hitchin, Bancroft
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hitchin, Hermitage Road to Baldock, Market Place
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Baldock
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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