• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 5 ways to get from Bedford to King's Lynn by train, bus 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  •  2h 56m

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

$58 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus via Kettering, Bus Interchange  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Kettering, Bus Interchange 50
  2. Take the bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn X4
  3. Take the bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange

$26 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Cambridge, Madingley Rd Park-and-Ride X5
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn

$28 - $38

Bus Villager Minibus Services  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Clapham, The Slade to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn Vl8
  2. Take the bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange XL - Excel

Drive  •  1h 21m

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

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

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

More details

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

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Bedford to King's Lynn. However, there are services departing from Clapham, The Slade and arriving at King's Lynn, Transport Interchange via Peterborough, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.

More details

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 2h 56m.

More details

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

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Bedford to King's Lynn without a car is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £40 - £70.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from Bedford to King's Lynn, including transfers.

More details

Bedford to King's Lynn bus services, operated by Villager Minibus Services, depart from Clapham, The Slade station.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Bedford to King's Lynn is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £40 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 35m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Bedford to King's Lynn.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 56.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 56m

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 2h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to King's Lynn via Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn and Peterborough, Railway Station in around 3h 35m.

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
37m
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
Thameslink
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Train from Cambridge to Kings Lynn
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Cambridge, Madingley Rd Park-and-Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Villager Minibus Services
Phone
01608 658579
Email
kcgowing@btinternet.com
Website
villagerbus.com
Bus from Clapham, The Slade to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
villagerbus.com
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Railway Station to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn to King's Lynn, Transport Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Kettering, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Peterborough to King's Lynn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Bedford to King's Lynn bus services, operated by First in Norfolk & Suffolk, arrive at King's Lynn, Transport Interchange station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to King's Lynn is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Bedford to King's Lynn.

Get driving directions

There are 260+ hotels available in King's Lynn. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

More details