There are 4 ways to get from Norwich to Bedford by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Cambridge North
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5

$48 - $59

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Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) X5

$23 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$64 - $109

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Bedford 93.6 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Bedford is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Bedford is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Norwich 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 32 min.

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The distance between Norwich and Bedford is 82 miles. The road distance is 93.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 19 min and costs £35 - £50.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Norwich to Bedford, including transfers.

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Norwich to Bedford bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Bedford is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs £45 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £21 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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Norwich to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to Bedford is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Norwich to Bedford.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 82.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Norwich to Bedford via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Bedford via Cambridge Parkside, Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece), and St Neots, Market Square (Stop D) in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Cambridge North
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cambridge, Parkside (Parker's Piece) to St Neots, Market Square (Stop D)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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