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There are 7 ways to get from Bedford to Peterborough by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, St Johns Centre to Biggleswade, Bus Station 74 / ...
  2. Take the train from Biggleswade to Peterborough

$16 - $23

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

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

$41 - $93

Bus Villager Minibus Services  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Clapham, The Slade to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn Vl8

Bus, train via Bedford, St Paul's Square  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square to Biggleswade, Bus Station 73 / ...
  2. Take the train from Biggleswade to Peterborough

$16 - $23

Bus Stagecoach Northamptonshire  •  3 h 47 min

  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

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

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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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Clapham, The Slade and arriving at Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 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 42 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 bus and train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £12 - £18.

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Bedford to Peterborough, including transfers.

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Bedford to Peterborough bus services, operated by Villager Minibus Services, depart from Clapham, The Slade station.

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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 42 min and costs £30 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 45 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 26 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 42 min. Alternatively, Villager Minibus Services operates a bus from Bedford to Peterborough once a week, and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
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 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 London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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
Grand Central
Bus operators
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, St Johns Centre to Biggleswade, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square to Biggleswade, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
grantpalmer.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St Johns Centre to Biggleswade, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square to Biggleswade, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
villagerbus.com
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Kettering, Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Bus from Kettering, Bus Interchange to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
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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Bedford to Peterborough bus services, operated by Villager Minibus Services, arrive at Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn station.

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Bedford to Peterborough train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Peterborough station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Peterborough is 41 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Bedford to Peterborough.

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