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

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the Tube from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Rickmansworth Underground Station Metropolitan

$17 - $41

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Train, line 724 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to St Albans City
  2. Take the line 724 bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Rickmansworth Railway Station 724

$21 - $26

Line 81 bus, bus, line 724 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre 81
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to St Albans, St Peter's Street
  3. Take the line 724 bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Rickmansworth Railway Station 724

$19 - $22

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Rickmansworth 45.1 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Rickmansworth 45.1 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Rickmansworth is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Rickmansworth is to taxi which costs £160 - £190 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford to Rickmansworth station. However, there are services departing from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) and arriving at Rickmansworth Railway Station via Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) and St Albans, St Peter's Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Rickmansworth is 34 miles. The road distance is 45.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Rickmansworth without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £13 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Bedford to Rickmansworth, including transfers.

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Bedford to Rickmansworth bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) station.

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Bedford to Rickmansworth bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Rickmansworth Railway Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Rickmansworth is 45 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Bedford to Rickmansworth.

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There are 774+ hotels available in Rickmansworth. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Rickmansworth.
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  • Distance: 34.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

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

You can take a bus from Bedford to Rickmansworth via Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre, Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), and St Albans, St Peter's Street in around 2 h 47 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
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station to Rickmansworth Underground Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Rickmansworth Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from St Albans, St Peter's Street to Rickmansworth Railway Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St John's Street (Rope Walk) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to St Albans, St Peter's Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Rickmansworth
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
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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