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The Bedford Sixth Form is located in the centre of Bedford, with bus and rail transport links within a short walk. The entrance to the Sixth Form is located by the traffic lights on Bromham Road.

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The Bedford Sixth Form
Bromham Road
MK40 2BS

Tel: 01234 291291

» Ways to travel to The Bedford Sixth Form

By bus

Many of the bus routes covering Bedford, Luton and the wider local area terminate at Bedford bus station which is just a two minute walk away from The Bedford Sixth Form. With routes running as frequently as every 12 minutes, it’s the ideal way to make your journey to our Sixth Form.

Find the best route that suits you using the table below, or you can find more detailed route and stop information online at the local bus operator’s website.

By foot
Take a stroll to The Bedford Sixth Form – we’re located right in the centre of town.

By cycle
Good for the environment, good for you – Bedford has a network of signposted cycle paths and designated cycle lanes, and we also provide safe and secure cycle racks to store your bike. Download a copy of Bedford Borough Council’s Cycle Map.

By train
Bedford’s mainline station is just a ten-minute walk from The Bedford Sixth Form, with frequent rail services running between local towns, villages and stations including:

  • Aspley Guise
  • Bedford
  • Bedford St Johns
  • Bletchley
  • Bow Brickhill
  • Fenny Stratford
  • Flitwick
  • Harlington
  • Kempston Hardwick
  • Leagrave
  • Lidlington
  • Luton
  • Millbrook
  • Ridgmont
  • Stewartby
  • Woburn Sands

Visit National Rail for information on train times and ticket prices.

By car
We provide a safe drop-off area for students getting a lift to the Sixth Form by car, however parking is not available on site.

» Use our Travel Planner to get directions

Whether you're arriving via car, bus, train, cycle or foot, use the Travel planner below to get step-by-step instructions on how to get to Cauldwell Street campus.

Launch the Travel planner. Note: the Google Maps interface will open in a new window so make sure you take a note of Steps 2-3!

On the left-hand side of the page, enter your postcode in the box marked Circle and click on
'Get Directions'. You can change your mode of transport via the icons above the box.

The best route will now appear visually on the map to the right, whilst the suggested route instructions will appear on the left-hand side.

» Get £350 or £600 to cover your travel costs

At The Bedford Sixth Form, we don’t want travel costs to be a barrier stopping you from coming to study with us. That’s why we are offering our full-time students a travel bursary of either £350 or £600 a year. This bursary is available if you...

  • are aged 16-18 on 31 August 2018
  • live more than three miles (driving distance) from The Bedford Sixth Form
  • have a household income of £30,000 or less
  • are not eligible for financial support for travel from your Local Authority.

» Find out more and apply

The Bedford Sixth Form Road map