Trains to Bedford run up to 4 times per hour from Ilford.
For cheaper rail tickets and a choice of quieter trains, avoid commuter rush hours. Our Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets are great value and you can buy them just before you board. Our app is the best way to buy last minute tickets, and most of our tickets can be sent to your mobile too.
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 route at least three or four days a week.
Train journey information from Ilford to Bedford
How much is a train ticket from Ilford to Bedford?
Take the train from Ilford to Bedford from just £16.50 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Bedford for your chosen travel times.
How long does it take to travel from Ilford to Bedford by train?
The average journey time from Ilford to Bedford takes 1 hour 51 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 timetable.
How many trains a day are there from Ilford to Bedford?
There are up to 85 trains per day from Ilford to Bedford.
Are there any direct trains from Ilford to Bedford?
No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between Ilford and Bedford. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.
What time is the first train from Ilford to Bedford?
What time is the last train from Ilford to Bedford?
The last train from Ilford to Bedford leaves at 23:51.
Can I book assistance for my journey from Ilford to Bedford?
Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Ilford 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.