There are 5 ways to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station Dlr

$17 - $42

4 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London Bridge

$29 - $40

Line 81 bus, bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre 81
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Finchley Road Station 757 / ...

$25 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) 74.9 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a town car from Bedford to London City Airport 74.9 miles

$200 - $280

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bedford and London City Airport (LCY) is 49 miles. The road distance is 74.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 81 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 58 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) is 75 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY).

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There are 8039+ hotels available in London City Airport (LCY). Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY).
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  • Distance: 49.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and London City Airport (LCY), England?

You can take a train from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Bank Underground Station, and Bank DLR Station in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to London City Airport (LCY) via Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre, Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), Finchley Road Station, Finchley Road Underground Station, Canning Town Underground Station, and Canning Town DLR Station in around 2 h 58 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
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Bank DLR Station to London City Airport DLR Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bedford to London City Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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