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There are 6 ways to get from Bedford to Stanmore by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, subway  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the subway from West Hampstead station to Stanmore station Jubilee

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 81 bus, bus  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Bedford, St John's Street to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre 81
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford Junction station 321 - Sapphire

$13 - $17

4 alternative options

Train, line 142 bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Bedford St Johns to Bletchley
  2. Take the train from Bletchley to Watford Junction
  3. Take the line 142 bus from Watford Junction station to Stanmore Broadway 142

Bus, line 142 bus  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford Junction station 321 - Sapphire
  2. Take the line 142 bus from Watford Junction station to Stanmore Broadway 142

Taxi  •  46m

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Stanmore 45 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  46m

  1. Drive from Bedford to Stanmore 45 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Stanmore is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Stanmore is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford to Stanmore. However, there are services departing from Bedford, St John's Street and arriving at Stanmore Broadway via Luton Station Interchange and Watford Junction station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Bedford and Stanmore is 37 miles. The road distance is 45 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Stanmore without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 14m and costs £18 - £26.

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It takes approximately 1h 14m to get from Bedford to Stanmore, including transfers.

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Bedford to Stanmore bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, depart from Bedford, St John's Street station.

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Bedford to Stanmore bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Watford Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bedford to Stanmore is 45 miles. It takes approximately 46m to drive from Bedford to Stanmore.

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There are 8913+ hotels available in Stanmore. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Stanmore.
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  • Distance: 36.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 14m

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Stanmore, Greater London, England?

You can take a bus from Bedford to Stanmore via Luton, Luton Station Interchange, and Watford Junction station in around 2h 35m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Bedford St Johns to Bletchley
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Bletchley to Watford Junction
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Bus operators
London Sovereign
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Bus from Watford Junction station to Stanmore Broadway
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
ratpdevlondon.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Watford Junction station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St John's Street to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Stanmore
Ave. Duration
46m
Estimated price
$170 - $220
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424

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