There are 6 ways to get from Bedford to Devon by train, bus, car or plane

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 Great Western Railway  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids

$109 - $218

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Exeter National Express

$73 - $92

4 alternative options

Train South Western Railway  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Exeter Central

$82 - $121

Bus, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Central Railway Station C1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids

$126 - $198

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Devon 218.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Exeter (EXT) LCY - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter Central to Yeoford

$86 - $323

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Devon is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Devon is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Devon is 172 miles. The road distance is 218.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Bedford to Devon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford station to Devon. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) and arriving at Cheriton Cross, Coach House via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 47 min.

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

You can take a train from Bedford to Devon via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, London Paddington, and Exeter St Davids in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Devon via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3, Exeter, and Exeter City Centre, Paris Street in around 7 h 47 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $170
Train from Exeter Central to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com

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