There are 10 ways to get from France to Bedford by train, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$88 - $277

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Fly Nice to London Luton  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to London Luton (LTN) NCE - LTN

$60 - $225

8 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Bedford

$239 - $274

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Bedford

$93 - $136

Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford

$65 - $200

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$79 - $295

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$115 - $1,458

Fly Nantes to London Luton, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Luton (LTN) NTE - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford

$75 - $280

Fly Lyon to London Luton, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to London Luton (LTN) LYS - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford

$61 - $277

Train, train to Luxembourg, fly to London City  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from St Avold to Metz Ville
  2. Take the train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to London City (LCY) LUX - LCY
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$87 - $330

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from France to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and arriving at Bedford via Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between France and Bedford is 638 km.

The best way to get from France to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from France to Bedford, including transfers.

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France to Bedford train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from France to Bedford is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Luton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bedford is 1 h behind France. It is currently 8:56 AM in France and 7:56 AM in Bedford.

France to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Bedford station.

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easyJet offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Luton Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 398.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between France and Bedford, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Bedford via Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International in around 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, easyJet flies from Nice to Bedford 4 times a day.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Nice to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nice to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nice to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nice to London Luton via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Nantes to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Lyon to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Eurostar
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Bedford
Ave. Duration
35 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
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $20
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Bedford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Avold to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Metz-Ville to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

There are 230+ hotels available in Bedford. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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