There are 4 ways to get from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 366 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Take the line 366 bus from Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station to Welwyn Garden City, Campus East 366

$12 - $53

3 alternative options

Train, line 601 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to St Albans City
  2. Take the line 601 bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Welwyn Garden City, Penn Way 601

$20 - $57

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City 33.5 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City 33.5 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Welwyn Garden City, England?

There is no direct connection from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City. However, you can take the train to Luton Airport Parkway, take the walk to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station, then take the line 366 bus to Welwyn Garden City, Campus East. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City via St Albans City and St Albans City Railway Station in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$14 - $20
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $21
Train from Bedford to St Albans City
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station to Welwyn Garden City, Campus East
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from St Albans City Railway Station to Welwyn Garden City, Penn Way
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bedford and Welwyn Garden City is 41 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs £110 - £150.

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Bedford to Welwyn Garden City, including transfers.