There are 5 ways to get from Slough to Bedford by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$24 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus via Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7) X30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3)
  3. Take the bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Bedford, St Paul's Square (Magistrates Court) C10 / ...

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus, line 724 bus, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Slough Bus Station to Uxbridge Station 3
  2. Take the line 724 bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to St Albans City Railway Station 724
  3. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford

$28 - $35

Bus National Express  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 National Express / ...

$20 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Slough to Bedford 58 miles

$12 - $18

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

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

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The distance between Slough and Bedford is 44 miles. The road distance is 58 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Slough to Bedford station. However, there are services departing from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street (Brunel Way) and arriving at Bedford, Bus Station (Midland Road) via London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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

You can take a train from Slough to Bedford via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International in around 1 h 36 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Slough to Bedford every 2 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
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
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Uxbridge Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 10) to Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point H3)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point G3) to Bedford, St Paul's Square (Magistrates Court)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Uxbridge, York Road (UB8) to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Vale Travel
Phone
01296 484 348
Email
info@valetravel.net
Website
valetravel.net
Bus from High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 7)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
valetravel.net

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