There are 3 ways to get from St Albans to Bedford by train, taxi or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford

$15 - $50

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from St Albans to Bedford 35.2 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from St Albans to Bedford 35.2 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between St Albans, England and Bedford, England?

Thameslink operates a train from St Albans to Bedford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 40 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
Other operators
Taxi from St Albans to Bedford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Britannia Cars
Phone
+44 1582 422222
A1 24 Hour Taxis Luton
Phone
+44 1582 242424
FiveTwos Luton Cars
Phone
+44 1582 722222

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Albans and Bedford is 44 km. The road distance is 56 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Albans to Bedford is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 39 min.

The quickest way to get from St Albans to Bedford is to taxi which takes 39 min and costs £120 - £150.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Albans City and arriving at Bedford. Services depart every 15 minutes. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

The train from St Albans City to Bedford takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.