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

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from St Albans City to Bedford

$15 - $20

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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

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

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Albans City and arriving at Bedford. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between St Albans and Bedford is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.2 miles.

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The best way to get from St Albans to Bedford without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £11 - £16.

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The train from St Albans City to Bedford takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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St Albans to Bedford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from St Albans City station.

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St Albans to Bedford train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Bedford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Albans to Bedford is 35 miles. It takes approximately 39 min to drive from St Albans to Bedford.

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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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 - $20 and the journey takes 40 min.

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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