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

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Recommended option

Line 301 bus, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 301 bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to St Albans City Railway Station 301 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Berkhamsted to Bletchley
  2. Take the train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns

$14 - $26

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Berkhamsted to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Railway Station to Bedford, St Paul's Square (Magistrates Court) C10 / ...

$18 - $28

Bus, line 81 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hemel Hempstead to Luton National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Cauldwell, Bedford College 81

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Berkhamsted to Bedford 40.1 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Berkhamsted to Bedford 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berkhamsted to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Berkhamsted, Town Hall and arriving at Cauldwell, Bedford College via Hemel Hempstead and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berkhamsted to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Berkhamsted and arriving at Bedford St Johns via Bletchley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Berkhamsted and Bedford is 26 miles. The road distance is 40.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford without a car is to line 301 bus and train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £14 - £22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford, including transfers.

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Berkhamsted to Bedford bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hemel Hempstead station.

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Berkhamsted to Bedford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Berkhamsted station.

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The best way to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford is to train which takes 1 h 51 min and costs £10 - £20. Alternatively, you can bus and line 81 bus, which costs £13 - £19 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Berkhamsted to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cauldwell, Bedford College station.

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Berkhamsted to Bedford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Bedford St Johns station.

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Map of how to get from Berkhamsted to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 26.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Berkhamsted to Bedford via Bletchley in around 1 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Berkhamsted to Bedford via Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead, Luton, and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre in around 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Berkhamsted to Bletchley
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Train from Berkhamsted to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Berkhamsted to Bletchley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Berkhamsted to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Hemel Hempstead, Marlowes to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central Railway Station to Bedford, St Paul's Square (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
unobus.info
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 Hemel Hempstead to Luton
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Cauldwell, Bedford College
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Berkhamsted to Bedford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
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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