There are 3 ways to get from King's Cross Station to Bedford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$12 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus, line 81 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 757
  2. Take the line 81 bus from Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre to Cauldwell, Bedford College 81

$23

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from King's Cross Station to Bedford 57 miles

$12 - $18

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No, there is no direct bus from King's Cross Station to Bedford. However, there are services departing from King's Cross St. Pancras and arriving at Cauldwell, Bedford College via Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International and arriving at Bedford. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between King's Cross Station and Bedford is 44 miles. The road distance is 57 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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The train from London St Pancras International to Bedford takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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King's Cross Station to Bedford bus services, operated by Green Line (operated by Arriva), arrive at Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station.

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King's Cross Station to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from London St Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from King's Cross Station to Bedford is to train which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 81 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 57 min.

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King's Cross Station to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cauldwell, Bedford College station.

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King's Cross Station to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Bedford station.

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Map of how to get from King's Cross Station to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 44.5 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between King's Cross Station, England and Bedford, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from King's Cross Station to Bedford hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Cross Station to Bedford via Baker Street Station, Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station, Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), and Luton Town Centre, Galaxy Centre in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
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
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
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
Bus operators
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Lisson Grove, Dorset Square Baker Street Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
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

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Cross Station to Bedford is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from King's Cross Station to Bedford.

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