There are 4 ways to get from Bedford to King's Lynn by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn

$47 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus, train via St Neots, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop A) to St Neots, Railway Station (Rail Station) 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from St Neots to Peterborough
  4. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange

$35 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Biggleswade, Bus Station (Market Square) 73 / ...
  2. Take the train from Biggleswade to Peterborough
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange

$36 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to King's Lynn 69.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to King's Lynn is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to King's Lynn is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Kings Lynn via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Bedford and King's Lynn is 56 miles. The road distance is 69.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to King's Lynn without a car is to train which takes 3 h 1 min and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Bedford to King's Lynn, including transfers.

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Bedford to King's Lynn train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Bedford station.

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Bedford to King's Lynn train services, operated by Great Northern, arrive at Kings Lynn station.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to King's Lynn.
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  • Distance: 56.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 1 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and King's Lynn, England?

You can take a train from Bedford to King's Lynn via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 1 min.

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
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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Biggleswade to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from St Neots to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Biggleswade to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from St Neots to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Biggleswade, Bus Station (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Biggleswade, Bus Station (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
grantpalmer.com
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station (Rail Station) to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
firstgroup.com
Whippet Coaches
Website
go-whippet.co.uk
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop A) to St Neots, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
go-whippet.co.uk
Huntingdonshire Association for Community Transport
Website
hact-cambs.co.uk
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop A) to St Neots, Railway Station (Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
hact-cambs.co.uk

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