Buy in advance from
£12.50
EACH WAY
From East Midlands Parkway
To Bedford
No booking fees!

Travelling from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford by train

If you are looking to travel from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford by train, then we can provide you with all the information you need.

The time of the journey by train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford is 1 hour 22 minutes on average, but the fastest train services take around 58 minutes.

Trains to Bedford from East Midlands Parkway run up to 2 times per hour. The first train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford in a morning is [first-train-time] and the last train time is [last-train-time].

East Midlands Parkway to Bedford by train: key facts at a glance

Average train time: 1h 22m
Fastest journey time: 58m
First train: 04:54
Last train: 22:33
Origin station East Midlands Parkway station
Destination station Bedford station

How to get cheap train tickets from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford

For cheaper rail tickets and a choice of quieter trains, avoid commuter rush hours. Our Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak train tickets are great value and you can buy them just before you board. Our app is the best way to buy last minute train tickets, and most of our tickets can be sent to your mobile too.

Tickets are even cheaper if you buy in advance. Plan your journey online and we’ll show you the cheapest train tickets for your chosen travel times.

If you’re a frequent rail traveller, you could get up to a third off every train journey with a National Railcard. Check out our Railcards page for all the options. A Season ticket can save you money if you’re travelling on the same train route from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford at least three or four days a week. A Flexi Season rail ticket could help you save money if you’re travelling eight days in 28 days – you can travel any time between two stations, offering flexibility and savings when working fewer days in the office.

If you’re travelling as a group from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford, you can secure cheap rail tickets by booking one of our group tickets. We have a range of options to suit a variety of group sizes. For more detailed information please visit our group train tickets page.

If you’re catching the train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford as a family, you can save money on the cost of your train fare by purchasing a Family and Friends Railcard. For more detailed information about how you could benefit from a third off for up to four adults along with 60% off for up to four kids, please visit our Family and Friends Railcard page.

For more ways on how you can save money on UK train travel, head over to our cheap train tickets guide.

Loading...

Route Timetables

Find your PDF timetable(s) below for train services between to . This will give you detailed information about the to train route, where the trains stop, a full list of service times along with other useful information.

East Midlands Parkway to Bedford train cost and ticketing options

There are a number of different ticketing options for travelling by train between East Midlands Parkway to Bedford.

Advance tickets

Save money when booking up to 12 weeks in advance. Advance tickets are ideal if you know the specific time and date you would like to travel on. The price of an advance ticket will vary depending on the time of the train you book and how far in advance you buy your ticket. Advance tickets are available on our website, mobile app and from ticket offices. Find out more about Advance tickets.

Super Off Peak and Off Peak tickets

Save money by travelling at certain times of the day. Off Peak and Super Off Peak train tickets are available on certain routes at specific times of the week, with Off Peak trains usually being much quieter. Super Off Peak and Off Peak rail tickets are available from ticket offices, on our websiteand mobile app. Exact peak hours do vary but you can find out if your trip from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford is eligible for this ticket type via our website. Find out more about Super Off Peak and Off Peak tickets.

Anytime tickets

Anytime train tickets offer you flexibility and convenience to travel at any time including Peak times. You can purchase Anytime tickets on our website, mobile app and from our ticket offices. Find out more about Anytime tickets.

What train ticket type is right for me?

When you’re travelling and where you are travelling from has an impact on what type of train ticket is best for you. If you’re a more frequent rail traveller, a season ticket will offer the most freedom and value. If you don’t travel by train very often, our online journey planner [TW1] will provide multiple options so you can choose the cheapest or best option for you.

Whichever ticket type you choose for your train journey from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford, you’re in safe hands with East Midlands Railway.

Travelling in comfort with East Midlands Railway

If you’re travelling on an East Midlands Railway train for your journey from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford, you can enjoy our comfy seats that are equipped with tables or tray tables along with access to free WiFi. Whether you’re checking work emails on your laptop or browsing social media on your phone, our on board plug sockets will ensure you never run out of charge.

If you’d rather travel in style from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford, why not upgrade to First Class, where you can enjoy access to larger, more spacious seats, quieter carriages and refreshments.

Journey information from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford

How much is a train ticket from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

Take the train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford from just [price] one-way when you book rail tickets in advancePlan your journey online to see the cheapest train ticket prices to Bedford for your chosen travel times.

What is the fastest train between East Midlands Parkway and Bedford?

The fastest train between East Midlands Parkway and Bedford is 58 minutes. Use our journey planner tool to find the rail quickest journeys.

How long does it take to travel from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford by train?

The average journey time by train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford takes 1 hour 22 minutes. Journey times may be slightly longer at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Check journey times on your travel dates with our online journey planner or download a train timetable .

How many trains a day are there from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

There are up to 34 trains per day from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford.

Are there any direct trains from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

Yes, you can travel from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford without changing trains. Find direct trains to Bedford with our online journey planner.

What time is the first train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

The first train leaves at 04:54 from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford. Buy your train tickets in advance online or from our app and avoid rushing on the day. Please note that train times and services may vary during weekends and Bank Holidays.

What time is the last train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

The last train from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford leaves at 22:33.

When should you book your train tickets from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

Booking your rail tickets from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford in advance is recommended if you are looking to secure the best price. You can book advance train tickets from up to 12 weeks ahead of your journey.

What is the difference between first class and standard class on trains between East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

First Class tickets on trains between East Midlands Parkway to Bedford typically offer larger, more spacious seats, quieter carriages, access to on-board refreshments and other amenities compared to Standard Class .

Can I book assistance for my train journey from East Midlands Parkway to Bedford?

Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between East Midlands Parkway and Bedford. We recommend booking at least 12 hours before you travel. You can book assistance online or by calling our Passenger Assist team on 08000 11 33 23.

East Midlands Parkway

  • Ticket office
  • Step-free access
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Car park
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Taxi-rank
  • Wifi
  • Seated area available

Bedford

  • Ticket office
  • Step-free access
  • Prepurchase collection
  • Car park
  • Ticket machine
  • Toilets
  • Taxi-rank
  • Wifi
  • Seated area available