There are 3 ways to get from Lewisham to Bedford by train or car

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Train via London Bridge  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Bedford

$29 - $43

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Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Greenwich to Bedford

$24 - $35

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Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lewisham to Bedford 63.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Lewisham to Bedford is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lewisham to Bedford is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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The distance between Lewisham and Bedford is 51 miles. The road distance is 63.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Lewisham to Bedford, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Greenwich and arriving at Bedford. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The nearest airport to Bedford is London Luton (LTN) Airport which is 18.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (35.5 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (46.2 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (58.2 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (69.2 miles).

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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

Thameslink operates a train from Lewisham to Bedford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Bedford
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Greenwich to Bedford
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com

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