How to get from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford

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Recommended option

Line 300 bus, train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. 300

$20 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, line 71 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. 300 / ...
  2. 71 / ...

$14 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. 33.7 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  39 min

  1. 33.7 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Welwyn Garden City, England and Bedford, England?

You can take a bus from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford via Stevenage, Bus Station, Hitchin, Hermitage Road, and Hitchin, Bancroft in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, John Lewis to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Welwyn Garden City, Campus West to Stevenage, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hitchin, Bancroft to Cauldwell, Bedford College
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
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 Welwyn Garden City and Bedford is 41 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 39 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Welwyn Garden City, Campus West and arriving at Cauldwell, Bedford College via Stevenage, Bus Station and Hitchin, Bancroft. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Welwyn Garden City to Bedford, including transfers.