HMP Bedford

Telephone Number for HMP Bedford

  • Contact: 01234 373000

Address for HMP Bedford

  • Location: St Loyes Street, Bedford, MK40 1HG
HMP Bedford Entrance

HMP Bedford - Visiting Information

Book a Visit to HMP Bedford

Visiting Times

  • Weekdays: 14:00 – 16:30
  • Weekends: 09:00 – 11:30, 14:00 – 16:30

How to Book a Visit

  1. Navigate to the official website and either log in or create an account.
  2. Pick a date and time that suits you.
  3. Confirm your booking through email.

HMP Bedford - Directions to the Prison

Directions to HMP Bedford

  • By Car: Take the A6 and follow signs for Bedford town centre.
  • By Public Transport: The nearest train station is Bedford. From there, you can take a taxi or walk.

General Information About HMP Bedford

HMP Bedford is a Category B prison located in Bedford, Bedfordshire. The prison was originally built in 1801 and has a current capacity to hold up to 500 male inmates. The facility is known for its focus on rehabilitation and offers a variety of educational and vocational programmes to inmates. Recent news stories have highlighted the prison’s efforts to improve conditions and reduce reoffending rates, making it a noteworthy institution in the UK’s penal system.

HMP Bedford Email Address

HMP Bedford Official Website Link