Bedford campus - station shuttle bus

The University of Bedfordshire runs a shuttle bus in Bedford, connecting the University's main Bedford sites with the town centre.

This service is available for all members of staff, students and visitors to the University, on production of their staff/student ID card or visitor bus pass.

A visitors bus pass can be obtained from main campus reception at each site.

The Bedford shuttle bus 2023/2024 timetable

Download Bedford Bus Timetable 2023 - 2024 [PDF]

The shuttle bus stops at:

  • Bedford campus - outside Gateway Building Reception
  • Goldington Road - public bus stops by the junction of Caves Lane and Howbury Street
  • St Peter's Street - public bus stop in front of John Bull Jewellers
  • Bus station - by the loading bay in front of Habisons, in between the Murco garage and the taxi layby
  • Railway Station - bus stop in front of forecourt
  • Alexander Sports Centre - on corner by gates to ASC
  • Warwick Avenue - public bus stop shortly after junction with Linden Road
  • Roff Avenue - public bus stop by Garfield Street
  • Polhill Avenue - public bus stop just after junction with Kimbolton Road
  • Bedford campus - outside Gateway Building Reception

Remember - Once ID cards have been issued, no card, no ride

The bus runs on week days every half hour from 08:00 to 22:00, leaving Bedford campus outside the Gateway Building reception, through the town centre with stops at the bus and train stations, to the Alexander Sports Centre, then back to Bedford campus.

All stops other than Bedford campus and Railway Station are request stops – anyone wishing to board the bus must give a clear hand signal to the driver, and anyone wanting to get off must ring the bell in good time.

The bus is wheelchair accessible, if you need any help, please ask the driver.


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During office hours
(Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00)
+44 (0)1234 400 400

Outside office hours
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+44 (0)1582 74 39 89



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