There are 3 ways to get from Cambridge to Bedford by 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

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, Bulstrode Gardens to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5
  2. Take the bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall) X5

$13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cambridge to Bedford 31.2 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Bedford 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

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

You can take a bus from Cambridge to Bedford via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) in around 1 h 14 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Bulstrode Gardens to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) to Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cambridge to Bedford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
A1 Cab Co
Phone
+44 1223 525555
Website
a1cabco.com
Ace Taxis
Phone
+44 1223 462020
Website
acetaxis-cambridge.co.uk
Cam Cab Ltd
Phone
+44 1223 704704
Website
camcab.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cambridge to Bedford?

The distance between Cambridge and Bedford is 40 km. The road distance is 50 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Bedford?

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Bedford is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cambridge to Bedford?

The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Bedford is to taxi which takes 38 min and costs £60 - £75.

Is there a direct bus between Cambridge and Bedford?

No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Cambridge, Bulstrode Gardens and arriving at Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall) via St Neots, Market Square (Stop D). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

How long does it take to get from Cambridge to Bedford?

It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Cambridge to Bedford, including transfers.