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There are 5 ways to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central station to Bedford, Bus Station X5

$20 - $44

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Bedford, St Paul's Square  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the bus from Central station to Bedford, St Paul's Square C1 / ...

$19 - $41

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from Rugby to Bletchley
  2. Take the train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns

$21 - $30

Bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Rugby, Abbey Street to Northampton Bus Interchange D2 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Bedford, Bus Station 41

$21 - $27

Drive  •  53m

  1. Drive from Rugby (Station) to Bedford 50.4 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rugby (Station) to Bedford station. However, there are services departing from Rugby, Abbey Street and arriving at Bedford, Bus Station via Northampton Bus Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rugby (Station) to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Rugby and arriving at Bedford St Johns via Bletchley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between Rugby (Station) and Bedford is 37 miles. The road distance is 50.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 43m and costs £15 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 43m to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford, including transfers.

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Rugby (Station) to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach Warwickshire, depart from Rugby, Abbey Street station.

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Rugby (Station) to Bedford train services, operated by West Midlands, depart from Rugby station.

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The best way to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs £16 - £23. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £21 and takes 4h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Rugby (Station) to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 43m

What companies run services between Rugby (Station), England and Bedford, England?

You can take a train from Rugby (Station) to Bedford via Bletchley in around 2h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rugby (Station) to Bedford via Northampton Bus Interchange in around 4h 16m.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Rugby to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $18
Train from Rugby to Bletchley
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Bletchley to Bedford St Johns
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Rugby to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central station to Bedford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Bus from Northampton Bus Interchange to Bedford, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Website
Stagecoach in Bedford
Uno
Phone
01707 255764
Email
unobus@herts.ac.uk
Website
unobus.info
Bus from Central station to Bedford, St Paul's Square
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
unobus.info
Stagecoach Warwickshire
Phone
01604 67 60 60
Email
midlands.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rugby, Abbey Street to Northampton Bus Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Stagecoach Warwickshire

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Rugby (Station) to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Bedford, Bus Station.

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Rugby (Station) to Bedford train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Bedford St Johns station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rugby (Station) to Bedford is 50 miles. It takes approximately 53m to drive from Rugby (Station) to Bedford.

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