Travel from Ipswich-England to Bedford

Bus or train from Ipswich to Bedford?

Greater Anglia operates a train from Ipswich to Bedford hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Suffolk Norse operates a bus from Ipswich to Bedford 3 times a week. Tickets cost $21 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Ipswich to Bedford

From Ipswich train to Liverpool Street Underground Station, Tube to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, walk to London St Pancras International, then train to Bedford. 2 h 28 min £51. From Ipswich train to The Busway Railway Station, bus to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), bus to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), then bus to Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall). 3 h 8 min £34. From Tower Ramparts Bus Station bus to Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), bus to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D), then bus to Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall). 3 h 21 min £24. From Ipswich bus to Stansted Airport, Coach Station, bus to Hitchin, Bancroft, then line 71 bus to Bedford, St Paul's Square (Magistrates Court). 4 h 54 min £31. From Ipswich drive to Bedford. 1 h 28 min £15.

Is there a direct bus between Ipswich and Bedford?

No, there is no direct bus from Ipswich to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Tower Ramparts Bus Station and arriving at Bedford, St Peter's Street (St Peter de Merton Church Hall) via Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) and St Neots, Market Square (Stop D). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.
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    Ipswich to Bedford:

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      1 Train via Liverpool Street Underground Station
      • One-Way approx: USD $61 - $90
      • Duration: 2 h 28 min
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        1 Train via Liverpool Street Underground Station
        • One-Way approx: USD $61 - $90
        • Duration: 2 h 28 min
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      2 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $44 - $55
      • Duration: 3 h 8 min
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      3 Bus Suffolk Norse
      • One-Way approx: USD $34
      • Duration: 3 h 21 min
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        • Duration: 3 h 21 min
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      4 Bus via Stansted Airport, Coach Station
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $44
      • Duration: 4 h 54 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $18 - $27
      • Duration: 1 h 28 min
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