There are 7 ways to get from Bedford to Dunstable by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Luton
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Dunstable, White Lion Retail Park C / ...

$10 - $21

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bedford to Dunstable 23.7 miles

$2

5 alternative options

Line 81 bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre 81

$12 - $14

Line 42 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 42 bus from Bedford, Britannia Road (Bedford Hospital) to Dunstable, The Quadrant 42

$5 - $8

Bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point M4) C1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Dunstable, The Quadrant F70

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Dunstable 24.1 miles

$110 - $130

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Dunstable 24.1 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Dunstable is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Dunstable is to train and bus which costs £8 - £17 and takes 27 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Dunstable is 17 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 27 min to get from Bedford to Dunstable, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bedford, Britannia Road (Bedford Hospital) and arriving at Dunstable, The Quadrant. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Dunstable.
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  • Distance: 17.5 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

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

Stagecoach in Bedford operates a bus from Bedford to Dunstable hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 56 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
$9 - $14
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Single
$12 - $18
Thameslink
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Dunstable, White Lion Retail Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bedford, Britannia Road (Bedford Hospital) to Dunstable, The Quadrant
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point M4)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3) to Dunstable, The Quadrant
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bedford to Dunstable
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Bedford to Dunstable
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130
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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