There are 6 ways to get from Bedford to Peterborough by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 47 min

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

$31 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus, train via St Neots, Railway Station (Rail Station)  •  2 h 1 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

$22 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 59 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

$23 - $30

Bus, line 66 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) to St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road) X5
  2. Take the line 66 bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop B) to Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station) 66
  3. Take the bus from Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station) to Peterborough, Kirkwood Close

$23

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Peterborough 40.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Peterborough 40.6 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Peterborough is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Peterborough is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford station to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) and arriving at Peterborough, Kirkwood Close via St Neots, Market Square (Stop B) and Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Peterborough. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Peterborough via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Peterborough is 32 miles. The road distance is 40.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Peterborough without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £23 - £75.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Bedford to Peterborough, including transfers.

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Bedford to Peterborough bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road).

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

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The best way to get from Bedford to Peterborough is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £23 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus and line 66 bus, which costs £18 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Peterborough.
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  • Distance: 31.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Peterborough, England?

You can take a train from Bedford to Peterborough via London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Peterborough via St Neots, Market Square (St Neots Road), St Neots, Market Square (Stop B), and Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station) in around 3 h 12 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
Grand Central
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.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
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 Johns Centre to Biggleswade, Bus Station (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
grantpalmer.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
Stagecoach in the Fens
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop B) to Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Huntingdon, Bus Station (Huntingdon Bus Station) to Peterborough, Kirkwood Close
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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