There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Bedford by train, car, car train, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$91 - $274

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Fly Paris CDG to London Luton, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Luton (LTN) CDG - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford

$65 - $201

7 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Bedford

$240 - $274

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Bedford

$94 - $136

Fly Paris Orly to London City, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to London City (LCY) ORY - LCY
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$112 - $1,454

Fly Paris CDG to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Heathrow (LHR) CDG - LHR
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$79 - $295

Fly Paris CDG to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Bedford

$77 - $222

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Bletchley

$87 - $276

Fly Paris CDG to Southend, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southend (SEN) CDG - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$74 - $267

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord Eurostar and arriving at Bedford via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Paris and Bedford is 415 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Paris to Bedford, including transfers.

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Paris to Bedford train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord Eurostar station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Luton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Bedford is 1 h behind Paris. It is currently 11:53 AM in Paris and 10:53 AM in Bedford.

Paris to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Bedford station.

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easyJet offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Luton Airport.

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There are 230+ hotels available in Bedford. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 259.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bedford, England?

You can take a train from Paris to Bedford via London St. Pancras International and London St Pancras International in around 3 h 12 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris Orly to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $39,000
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Paris CDG to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Train operators
Eurostar
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
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $7
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Single
$13 - $20
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Bedford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to Bedford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Bedford
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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