There are 4 ways to get from Rainham to Bedford by train or car

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$33 - $64

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Train Thameslink  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Bedford

$35 - $50

Train Thameslink #2  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rainham (Kent) to Luton Airport Parkway

$40 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Rainham to Bedford 102.5 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Rainham to Bedford is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainham to Bedford is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rainham (Kent) and arriving at Bedford. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Rainham and Bedford is 71 miles. The road distance is 102.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rainham to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs £25 - £50.

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

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Rainham to Bedford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Rainham (Kent) station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainham to Bedford is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Rainham to Bedford.

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  • Distance: 70.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Rainham, Medway, England and Bedford, England?

You can take a train from Rainham to Bedford via St Pancras International and London St Pancras International in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
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 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Bedford
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rainham (Kent) to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com

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