There are 5 ways to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Staines

$26 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus, line 8 bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 230
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Elmsleigh Bus Station 8
  4. Take the bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance 446 / ...

$19 - $25

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL

$32 - $47

Line 81 bus, bus, line 951 bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 81 bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre 81
  2. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Watford, Clarendon Road
  3. Take the line 951 bus from Croxley Green, Croxley Metropolitan Station to Thorpe Park Grounds 951

$25 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Thorpe Park 62.8 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford station to Thorpe Park. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) and arriving at Thorpe Park Main Entrance via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and Elmsleigh Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Thorpe Park is 51 miles. The road distance is 62.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park without a car is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £20 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park, including transfers.

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Bedford to Thorpe Park bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station).

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The best way to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £20 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus and line 8 bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Thorpe Park.
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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Thorpe Park, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Bedford to Thorpe Park via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Vauxhall Underground Station, Vauxhall, Staines, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Thorpe Park via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Elmsleigh Bus Station, and Thorpe Park Main Entrance in around 3 h 37 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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$2 - $4
Cash
$6 - $9
Oyster Card
$3 - $6
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, St Paul's Square (Corn Exchange) to Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
White Bus Services
Phone
01344 882 612
Email
office@whitebus.co.uk
Website
whitebus.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
whitebus.co.uk
Falcon Coaches
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
falconcoachhire.com
Carlone Buses
Phone
07766 703 970
Email
carlone48@msn.com
Website
carlonelimited.co.uk
Bus from Elmsleigh Bus Station to Thorpe Park Main Entrance
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
carlonelimited.co.uk
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 Watford, Clarendon Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Croxley Green, Croxley Metropolitan Station to Thorpe Park Grounds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk

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