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How much are train tickets from Liverpool to Bedford?

Lowest Price£61.80
Fastest Train3h 14m
Trains Per Day31
Train Lines5
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Liverpool-Bedford Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Liverpool to Bedford right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Liverpool to Bedford?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £77.69 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Liverpool to Bedford.

How long is the train journey from Liverpool to Bedford?

The distance between Liverpool and Bedford is approximately 137 miles, or 221 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 14 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Liverpool to Bedford are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Liverpool at 10:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 13:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Liverpool to Bedford?

There are 31 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bedford to Liverpool. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Liverpool to Bedford for £23.85.

What train services are there from Liverpool to Bedford?

There are 5 train lines with service from Liverpool to Bedford. Merseyrail + Connections is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 13 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Arriva Trains Wales + Connections33h 41m£88.58
East Midlands Trains14h 20m£71.36
Merseyrail + Connections134h 7m£76.60
Virgin Trains + Connections63h 45m£82.85
West Midlands Railway + Connections83h 39m£72.32

Where is the train station in Liverpool?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 4 stops and stations in Liverpool where you can board the train:

  • Brunswick
  • Liverpool Lime St
  • Liverpool South Parkway
  • Liverpool James St

Where is the train station in Bedford?

Bedford receives travelers from Liverpool at its two active train stations:

  • Bedford St Johns
  • Ashburnham Road

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