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Recommended option

Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Vauxhall to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$26 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway X5
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Heathrow Airport London 230
  3. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) 10 / ...

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead to Richmond NLL
  3. Take the train from Richmond (London) to Windsor & Eton Riverside

$32 - $76

Line 81 bus, bus  •  4 h 34 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 Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757
  3. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street) 702

$26 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Bedford to Windsor Castle 61.6 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Windsor Castle, Windsor and Maidenhead, England?

You can take a train from Bedford to Windsor Castle via London St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Vauxhall Underground Station, Vauxhall, and Windsor & Eton Riverside in around 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Windsor Castle via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, Heathrow Airport London, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) in around 3 h 40 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
36 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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Vauxhall to Windsor & Eton Riverside
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Richmond (London) to Windsor & Eton Riverside
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
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
$7
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
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Windsor Town Centre, Theatre Royal (River Street)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bedford and Windsor Castle is 73 km. The road distance is 99 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Windsor Castle is to drive which costs £9 - £15 and takes 1 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Bedford to Windsor Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 5 min and costs £9 - £15.

No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Windsor & Eton Riverside via West Hampstead and Richmond (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bedford to Windsor Castle. However, there are services departing from Bedford, Bus Station (Bedford Bus Station) and arriving at Windsor Town Centre, Windsor & Eton Riverside Station (Home Park Access Road) via Milton Keynes Coachway and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Bedford to Windsor Castle, including transfers.