There are 4 ways to get from Bedford to Wellingborough by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Wellingborough

$5 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby 50 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange X47 / ...

$12

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Wellingborough 19.1 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Wellingborough 19.1 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Wellingborough is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Wellingborough is to train which costs £4 - £9 and takes 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bedford station to Wellingborough. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) and arriving at Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bedford and arriving at Wellingborough. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Bedford and Wellingborough is 15 miles. The road distance is 19.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Wellingborough without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs £4 - £9.

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The train from Bedford to Wellingborough takes 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bedford to Wellingborough bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E).

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

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The best way to get from Bedford to Wellingborough is to train which takes 9 min and costs £4 - £9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £9 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Wellingborough.
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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Bedford to Wellingborough hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 9 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Wellingborough via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $5
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby to Wellingborough, Church Street Interchange
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Grant Palmer
Website
grantpalmer.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Website
grantpalmer.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Wellingborough
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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