Bedford to Derby by train

  • First train
    06:27
  • Last train
    00:12
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 6m
  • Distance
    109 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 33m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bedford to Derby by train

Fast trains from Bedford to Derby take around 1 hour and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 109 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bedford and Derby.

1. Are there direct trains from Bedford to Derby?

Direct trains from Bedford to Derby have been found.

We usually find around 12 direct trains on the route from Bedford to Derby every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 50 departures.

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

The Bedford to Derby train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Derby is usually scheduled to depart Bedford around 06:27 and the last train is around 00:12. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Bedford to Derby 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 Derby by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bedford and Derby?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bedford to Derby, 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.