Bedford Railway Station

Facilities

Bedford railway station is a large station on the St Pancras - Bedford Line in Bedford Borough. It is managed by Thameslink.

Address

Bedford station
Ashburnham Road
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK40 1DS

Tickets

Ticket Office
Yes
Monday To Friday: 05:45 - 21:00
Saturday: 05:45 - 21:00
Sunday: 07:15 - 21:15
Pre-purchase Collection
Yes
Ticket Machine
Yes
Oyster Pre-Pay
No
Oyster Topup
No
Oyster Validator
No
Smartcards Issued
No
Smartcard Validator
Yes
Penalty Fares
Yes

Applicable Operators: Thameslink

Smartcard Topup
Yes
Smartcard Notes
Yes

Smartcards are available online at: www.thameslinkrailway.com/thekeysmartcard

Facilities

First Class Lounge
No
Seated Area
Yes
Waiting Room
No
Trolleys
No
Station Buffet
Yes

Coffee shop

Toilets
Yes

Available during staffing hours.

Baby Change Facilities
Yes
Showers Available
No
Public Telephones
No
WiFi
Yes

Wifi information at this station

Web Kiosk
No
Post Box
No
Tourist Information Office
No
Cash Machine
Yes

ATM located in ticket hall

Bureau De Change
No
Retail Outlets
Yes
CCTV
Yes
Customer Information Service
Yes

Departure Screens

Announcements

Left Luggage
Yes

Website: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/www.firstcapitalconnect.co.uk/lostproperty

Lost Property
No

Accessibility

Help Line
Yes

See below.

Website: https://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Passenger Help Points
Yes
Staff Assistance Available
Yes
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes
Accessible Ticket Counter
No
Train Access Ramp
Yes
NKS (RADAR) Toilets
Yes
Step Free Access
Yes

Whole station

This is a Category A station: This station has step-free level access to all platforms via lifts. Assistance Meeting Point is adjacent to the taxi rank at the front of the station.

Ticket Gates
No
Impaired Mobility Set Down
Yes

At the front of the station.

Wheelchairs Available
Yes

Transport Connections

Printable local connections map (Open in new tab)

Cycle Storage
Yes

Spaces: 588

Sheltered: yes

Location: Front right hand side and station front

Storage Type: Stands

Car Park
Yes

Website: https://www.thameslinkrailway.com/travel-information/plan-your-journey/car-parking

Name: Station car park

Operator: APCOA Parking UK

Spaces: 740

Taxi Rank
Yes

Yes

Bus Services
Yes
Metro Link
No
Airport Link
No
Rail Replacement Services
Yes

Rail replacement bus stop locations are shown in the 'Getting to and from the station' section under 'onward travel'.

Cycle Hire
No
Port Link
No
Car Hire
No
For information on other accessible stations please check www.thameslinkrailway.com/accesibility map

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