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There are 3 ways to get from Bedford to Great Barford by bus, taxi or car

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  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross

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  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Great Barford

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Bedford to Great Barford by bus

The bus journey time between Bedford and Great Barford is around 18 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 14 min. Operated by Stagecoach East, Grant Palmer and Ivel Sprinter, the Bedford to Great Barford bus service departs from Bedford, Bus Station and arrives in Great Barford, The Cross. Typically 217 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
18 min
Fastest bus time:
14 min
Bus distance:
6 miles
Buses per week:
217
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
04:26
Last bus departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bedford to Great Barford bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Great Barford is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Great Barford is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Great Barford is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Great Barford is to taxi which costs £17 - £21 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bedford, Bus Station station and arriving at Great Barford, The Cross. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Great Barford is 5 miles. The road distance is 7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Great Barford without a car is to bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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The bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bedford to Great Barford bus services, operated by Stagecoach East, depart from Bedford, Bus Station.

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Bedford to Great Barford bus services, operated by Stagecoach East, arrive at Great Barford, The Cross station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Great Barford is 7 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Bedford to Great Barford.

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  • Distance: 5.3 miles
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Great Barford, England?

Stagecoach East operates a bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross hourly, and the journey takes 17 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Stagecoach East
Phone
01733207860
Email
cambridge.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East
Grant Palmer
Phone
01525 719 719
Email
info@grantpalmer.com
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Grant Palmer
Ivel Sprinter
Phone
01767 261074
Website
ivelsprinter.org.uk
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Great Barford, The Cross
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Ivel Sprinter
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Great Barford
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
£17 - £21
Bedford Taxis Fastline
Phone
+44 1234 811 811
Website
bedfordfastlinetaxis.co.uk
A1 Cars Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 364 444
Website
a1carsbedford.co.uk
A Line Taxis Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 330 044
Website
alinetaxis.co.uk
24/7 Cars Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 262 222
Website
247carsbedford.co.uk

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