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Getting Here and Car Parking

Bedford Hospital has two sites: South Wing and North Wing, the majority of our services are based at the South Wing site (which also houses Cygnet wing) please click on one of the links below for information on how to get to Bedford Hospital.

South Wing
North Wing
 
For a map of the Bedford Hospital South Wing site, please click here.
 

Accessibility

You can find detailed access information and photographic journey planners on the Direct Enquiries site (external link).
 

South Wing

Bedford Hospital South Wing is situated near the town centre in Bedford. The address for the South wing site of the hospital is:

Kempston Road
Bedford
MK42 9DJ
 
Please click on the maps below to enlarge them.
                                   

Google map

                         
                    (External link)
 
There are three main entrances to the hospital site, all of which have car parks:
  1. Via Ampthill Road (A&E and outpatients department)
  2. Via Britannia Road
  3. Via Kempston Road

Car Parking

For information about parking at the hospital, please click on the following link: car parking

Park & Ride

A Park & Ride bus service operates from the Elstow Park & Ride Site, with a direct service to and from the hospital between 6.30am to 10.45pm, running every 15 minutes, or every 10 minutes at peak times. A return journey costs 2.20. For more information about the Park & Ride service, including maps, timetables and fares, please follow the link below.

Elstow Park and Ride

Bus or Coach Services

There are numerous other bus services around Bedfordshire that stop at Bedford Hospital. Buses and coaches also stop in Bedford town centre and Bedford Bus Station, which is about a twenty minute walk or short taxi ride to the hospital. For further details of bus services, including timetables, please visit the operator's website by following the link below.

Bus services in and around Bedford

Train Services

Bedford Midland mainline station is situated about half mile from the hospital and is only a 10-15 minute walk away or short taxi ride.

Bedford St. John's Station is about a quarter of a mile from the hospital (about 5 minutes walk). Please note that this station may not be suitable for some people as it is unmanned, involves climbing steps to the main road and there is no taxi service from the station.

For further details of train services, including a journey planner, please visit the National Rail website.

National Rail

Taxi Services

There are drop off points at the Kempston Road, Britannia Road and the Accident & Emergency/Outpatients entrances.

Travelling by Bicycle

There is a covered and well lit cycle store at the Kempston Road entrance and numerous cycle locking points at various locations around the hospital site. 

 

North Wing

The address for the North wing site of the hospital, on which Gilbert Hitchcock House is based, is:
 
Kimbolton Road
Bedford
MK40 2AW.

Please click on the map below to see an enlarged map of where North Wing is situated (external link)

North Winf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Car Parking

For information about parking at the hospital, please click on the following link: car parking

Bus Services

There are numerous bus services around Bedfordshire that stop at Bedford Hospital North Wing site. Buses and coaches also stop in Bedford town centre and Bedford Bus Station. For further details of bus services, including timetables, please visit the operator's website by following the link below.

Bus services in and around Bedford

Train Services

There are two train stations in Bedford: Bedford Station and Bedford St. John's Station. Please click on the map above to see where these are situated.

For further details of train services, including a journey planner, please visit the National Rail website.

National Rail

Please note that Bedford St. John's Station may not be suitable for some people as it is unmanned, involves climbing steps to the main road and there is no taxi service from the station.