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There are 3 ways to get from Oxford to Bedford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

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

$53 - $97

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Bedford, Bus Station X5

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Bedford 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Bedford is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oxford to Bedford is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gloucester Green Bus Station station and arriving at Bedford, Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Oxford and Bedford is 43 miles. The road distance is 58.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £40 - £75.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Oxford to Bedford, including transfers.

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Oxford to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Gloucester Green Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Oxford to Bedford is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £40 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Oxford to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxford to Bedford is 58 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from Oxford to Bedford.

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  • Distance: 43 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Oxford to Bedford via London Marylebone, Baker Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras International in around 2 h 3 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Bedford operates a bus from Oxford to Bedford hourly, and the journey takes 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Oxford to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
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
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester Green Bus Station to Bedford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford

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