There are 5 ways to get from Bedford to Oakham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Oakham

$54 - $83

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Kettering, Railway Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D) X1
  2. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop F) to Oakham, Market Place (Barclays Bank) RF1|Rutland Flyer

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Line 50 bus, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 50 bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Kettering, Police Station 50 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kettering, Police Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D) X1 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Corby, George Street (Stop F) to Oakham, Market Place (Barclays Bank)

$21 - $24

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Oakham 47 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Oakham 47 miles

$10 - $15

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford station to Oakham. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) and arriving at Oakham, Market Place (Barclays Bank) via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby, Kettering, Police Station and Corby, George Street (Stop F). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Oakham. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Oakham via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Oakham is 39 miles. The road distance is 47 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Oakham without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Bedford to Oakham, including transfers.

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Bedford to Oakham bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E).

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Bedford to Oakham train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Bedford station.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Oakham is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Bedford to Oakham bus services, operated by Centrebus, arrive at Oakham, Market Place (Barclays Bank) station.

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Bedford to Oakham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Oakham station.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Oakham.
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  • Distance: 38.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Oakham, Rutland, England?

You can take a train from Bedford to Oakham via Leicester in around 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Oakham via Kettering, Kettering, Railway Station, Corby, George Street (Stop D), and Corby, George Street (Stop F) in around 2 h 18 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Leicester
Ave. Duration
41 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
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Railway Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Kettering, Police Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Kettering, Police Station to Corby, George Street (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Centrebus
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
centrebus.info
Bus from Corby, George Street (Stop F) to Oakham, Market Place (Barclays Bank)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
centrebus.info
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Oakham
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
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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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Oakham is 47 miles. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Bedford to Oakham.

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