Flitwick is a town in Bedfordshire. It is located about ten miles south of Bedford and 10 miles north of Luton.
Flitwick is 5 miles from junction 12 of the M1.
Flitwick a station on the Thameslink line. Trains from Flitwick station go north to Bedford and south to Luton, Luton Airport Parkway, St Albans, London, Gatwick Airport and Brighton.
The nearest airport is Luton about 12 miles south.
The main bus services are as follows:
42 (Grant Palmer) provides an hourly daytime service Mondays to Saturdays providing a connection to: Westoning, Harlington, Toddington, Ampthill, Houghton Conquest, Kempston and Bedford. No Sunday service
J2 (Stagecoach) provides an hourly daytime service Mondays to Saturdays to Ampthill, Houghton Conquest, Kempston and Bedford.
- Flitwick Manor
- Flitwick Moor
- Flitwick Castle
- Leisure Centre
There is an open-air market every Friday selling local produce, which is set up on the car park of the village hall. The market has many stalls from a fish monger to a baker, haberdashery and fruit and veg.
There are a number of restaurants in the town.
There are four pubs: The Swan, The Bumble Bee, The Blackbirds, and The Crown.
Flitwick Manor is luxury hotel.
Flitwick United and Dynamo Flitwick play in the Bedfordshire football league.
Local attractions include:
- Houghton House
- Wrest Park
- Whipsnade Zoo
- Woburn safari park