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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to Arlesey
  2. Take the bus from Arlesey Bridge to Cauldwell, Bedford College 72 / ...

$14 - $17

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Bedford

$26 - $54

Bus, line 72 bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hitchin, Hermitage Road 100|Sapphire / ...
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Hitchin, Bancroft to Cauldwell, Bedford College 71 / ...

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stevenage to Bedford 26.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Stevenage to Bedford 26.6 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stevenage station to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Stevenage, Bus Station and arriving at Cauldwell, Bedford College via Hitchin, Bancroft. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stevenage to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Stevenage and arriving at Bedford via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Stevenage and Bedford is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Stevenage to Bedford, including transfers.

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Stevenage to Bedford bus services, operated by Arriva UK, arrive at Stevenage, Bus Station.

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Stevenage to Bedford train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Stevenage station.

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The best way to get from Stevenage to Bedford is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 72 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 27 min.

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Stevenage to Bedford bus services, operated by Stagecoach in Bedford, arrive at Cauldwell, Bedford College station.

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Stevenage to Bedford train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Bedford station.

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Map of how to get from Stevenage to Bedford.
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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Stevenage to Bedford via London St Pancras International LL and London St Pancras International in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stevenage to Bedford via Hitchin, Hermitage Road and Hitchin, Bancroft in around 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Arlesey
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Bedford
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Arlesey
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
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
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Arlesey Bridge to Cauldwell, Bedford College
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hitchin, Bancroft to Cauldwell, Bedford College
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Wanderbus
Phone
0300 123 3023
Email
info@wanderbus.org.uk
Website
wanderbus.org.uk
Bus from Arlesey Bridge to Cauldwell, Bedford College
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
wanderbus.org.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stevenage, Bus Station to Hitchin, Hermitage Road
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stevenage to Bedford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Yes, the driving distance between Stevenage to Bedford is 27 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Stevenage to Bedford.

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