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There are 3 ways to get from Bedford to Crawley by train or car

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Train  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Three Bridges

$35 - $50

2 alternative options

Train via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport

$36 - $49

Drive  •  1h 37m

  1. Drive from Bedford to Crawley 97.8 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Crawley is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Crawley is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 1h 37m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bedford and arriving at Three Bridges. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Bedford and Crawley is 72 miles. The road distance is 97.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Crawley without a car is to train which takes 1h 49m and costs £27 - £40.

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The train from Bedford to Three Bridges takes 1h 49m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bedford to Crawley train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Bedford station.

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Bedford to Crawley train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Three Bridges station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Crawley is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1h 37m to drive from Bedford to Crawley.

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  • Distance: 72 miles
  • Duration: 1h 49m

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

Thameslink operates a train from Bedford to Crawley hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 1h 49m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com

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There are 287+ hotels available in Crawley. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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