There are 5 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 300 bus, bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park) 300 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) X5

$12 - $14

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns

$7 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Kempston, Saxon Centre (Foster Road) C1 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Milton Keynes to Bedford 18 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Bedford 18 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) and arriving at Kempston, Saxon Centre (Foster Road). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milton Keynes to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Milton Keynes Central and arriving at Bedford St Johns via Bletchley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Milton Keynes and Bedford is 14 miles. The road distance is 18 miles.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford without a car is to line 300 bus and bus which takes 52 min and costs £9 - £11.

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It takes approximately 52 min to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford, including transfers.

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Milton Keynes to Bedford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, depart from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) station.

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Milton Keynes to Bedford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Bletchley station.

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The best way to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford is to line 300 bus and bus which takes 52 min and costs £9 - £11. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Milton Keynes to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Bedford, England?

You can take a bus from Milton Keynes to Bedford via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park) and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway in around 52 min. Alternatively, West Midlands operates a train from Milton Keynes to Bedford hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway (Milton Keynes Coachway Car Park)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Uno
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Kempston, Saxon Centre (Foster Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
unobus.info
Road Runner Community Transport
Website
bustimes.org.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) to Kempston, Saxon Centre (Hillgrounds Road)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
bustimes.org.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Milton Keynes to Bedford
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222

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