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Train Travel

First Capital Connect - Discounted Rail Tickets

Bedford to Brighton Daysave ticket

Off Peak Day Returns (via London & Gatwick)

  • From the 2nd January the price will be £19
  • Child £2 (ages 5 to 15) accompanied children only
  • Under 5’s Free

Child tickets are only sold with an adult with a maximum of 4 children per paying adult or group ticket.
Tickets are date stamped and only valid for that day.

Please ensure that the date of travel is stamped correctly before leaving the Tourist information Centre
This offer is only valid on the First Capital Connect rail service and is not valid with any other rail operator.

 

When can I use these tickets?

The first train from Bedford Station off-peak Monday to Friday is 10.10am
Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays travel is all off-peak.

Please note: on weekdays you are not permitted to board the train between 12:00midnight and 10:00am and travelling northbound from approximately 4:00pm to 7:00pm depending on the London station. (Please see timetable for details.)

If you want to stay overnight and return on a different day, just purchase another set of tickets dated for your return day of travel. Please remember the off peak restrictions still apply.

 

Where can I travel?

As well as the Bedford to Brighton line,  travel is also permitted on the Wimbledon line.

 

Where can I purchase these tickets?

Tickets are bought in person from the Bedford Tourist Information Centre and are not available from the station.

 

Peak time travel to Gatwick ticket prices from 2nd January 2014

An anytime single ticket: Bedford to Gatwick is £36.30 per adult, child £18.15

(No groupsave ticket available for Peak Time travel to Gatwick)

 

Other Group Saver Tickets available from the Tourist Information Centre

First Capital Connect Groupsave Tickets to London

Please note: Groupsave tickets including the underground cannot be issued more than 7 days in advance of the date of travel.

 

First Capital Connect Groupsaver Day Return Tickets to London 
(Including zone 1-6 Travelcard)

Weekdays Off Peak

Groups of 3 persons travelling together
£17.70 per person

 

Group of 4 persons travelling together
£13.40 per person

  

Weekends

Group of 3 persons travelling together
£13.20 per person

 

Group of 4 persons travelling together
£10.00 per person

* Group Tickets for London are also available excluding a Travelcard. For further information
please contact the Tourist Information Centre
  

First Capital Connect Return Groupsaver ticket from Bedford to Gatwick  (period Returns)

Off Peak

Group of 3 persons travelling together
£23.85 per person from 2nd January 2014

 

Group of 4 persons travelling together
£18.05 per person from 2nd January 2014

  

First Capital Connect Day Return Groupsaver tickets to Brighton

Off Peak

Group of 4 persons travelling together
£16.90 per adult from 2nd January 2014

  

First Capital Connect Groupsaver tickets to Brighton  (period Returns)

Off Peak

Group of 3 persons travelling together
£26.00 per person from 2nd January 2014

 

Group of 4 persons travelling together
£19.70 per person from 2nd January 2014

 

London Underground Tickets

Travelcards cannot be issued more than 7 days in advance of the date of travel.

1 day Off Peak Travelcard
Zones 1 to 6

Adult - £8.90
Child - £3.40

 

Original London Open Top Bus Tour

To help you get the most out of your visit to London we also offer the following:-

Original London Open Top Bus Tour Tickets purchased with train tickets

Adult £23, Children £11.50

Hop on and hop off at over 80 stops across London

Entertaining live guides, six foreign language commentaries, free walking tours, free River Cruise pass and exclusive Kid's Club are included in the 24 hour ticket.

 

East Midlands Off Peak Rail tickets for northbound travel - In partnership with East Midlands trains.

 

 

Download a pdf Leaflet with 20% off East Midland Train Ticket Prices available from The Tourist Information Centre here

 

Bedford Tourist Information Centre is please to offer off peak rail tickets at a 20% discount compared to walk up station fares.

ROUTE

ADULT

CHILD

Bedford to Leicester

£22.00

£11

Bedford to Sheffield

£37.00

£18.50

Bedford to Nottingham

£25.50

£12.75

Bedford to Derby

£25.00

£12.50

Bedford to East Midlands - Parkway

£23.00

£11.50

 

Restrictions Apply

  • Tickets are only valid to one specific destination from the list above
  • Tickets are sold as a period return, the return date of travel must be within 1 calendar month and the date must be specified
  • Tickets are for Standard Class travel
  • These tickets are off peak, you cannot travel before 9am on weekdays
  • A minimum of 2 people must travel together Monday – Thursday
  • Tickets are non refundable and non transferable

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