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Bedford to Leeds by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 45m
  • Distance
    198 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 9m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bedford to Leeds by train

Fast trains from Bedford to Leeds take around 2 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 198 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bedford and Leeds.

1. Are there direct trains from Bedford to Leeds?

Direct trains from Bedford to Leeds have been found.

We usually find around 2 direct trains on the route from Bedford to Leeds every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found at least one departure.

2. How long is the train journey from Bedford to Leeds?

The Bedford to Leeds train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bedford to Leeds train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Leeds is usually scheduled to depart Bedford around 19:43 and the last train is around 20:09. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Bedford around 15:15.

When to book Bedford to Leeds train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bedford to Leeds by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bedford and Leeds?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bedford to Leeds, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.