Live in Wellingborough or Rushden?

We have lots of students who come to Bedford College every day from Wellingborough or Rushden..

And with our travel bursary, travel to Bedford College is more affordable than ever!

The bursary entitles you to either £350 or £600 to help towards your transport costs. See if your qualify.

So now you know we can help with the cost - how's best to get here?


By train

Trains run between Wellingborough and Bedford every 30 minutes so you should never have to wait too long. The journey only takes 15 minutes and Bedford train station is a 10 minute walk from the College.


By bus

From Rushden, the number 50 bus runs between Rushden and Bedford hourly and takes about an hour in journey time.

Although there is no direct bus from Wellingborough you can go via Northampton by getting the X4 to Northampton then the 41 from Northampton to Bedford. Full details of times and stations are available on the Stagecoach website.