There are 3 ways to get from Raunds to Bedford by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 50 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Raunds, Shelmerdine Rise to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby X46 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Rushden, BP Garage to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) 50

$11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Raunds to Bedford 18.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Raunds to Bedford 18.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Raunds to Bedford is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raunds to Bedford is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Raunds to Bedford station. However, there are services departing from Raunds, Shelmerdine Rise and arriving at Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E) via Rushden, BP Garage. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Raunds and Bedford is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Raunds to Bedford without a car is to bus and line 50 bus which takes 1 h 36 min and costs £8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Raunds to Bedford, including transfers.

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Raunds to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, depart from Raunds, Shelmerdine Rise station.

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Raunds to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Northamptonshire, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E).

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Map of how to get from Raunds to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 14.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

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

You can take a bus from Raunds to Bedford via Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby and Rushden, BP Garage in around 1 h 36 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Raunds, Shelmerdine Rise to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rushden, BP Garage to Bedford, Bus Station (Bay E)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Diamond
Phone
0121 322 2222
Email
comments@diamondbuses.com
Website
diamondbuses.com
Bus from Raunds, Shelmerdine Rise to Rushden, Skinners Hill Layby
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
diamondbuses.com
Other operators
Taxi from Raunds to Bedford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Bounds Taxis Northampton
Phone
+44 1604 626262
Website
boundstaxis.co.uk
Northampton Taxis
Phone
+44 1604 606040

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