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Gainsborough to Retford by train

  • First train
    07:04
  • Last train
    23:05
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    12m
  • Distance
    14 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    15m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gainsborough to Retford by train

Fast trains from Gainsborough to Retford take around 12 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 14 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gainsborough and Retford.

1. Are there direct trains from Gainsborough to Retford?

Direct trains from Gainsborough to Retford have been found.

We usually find around 41 direct trains on the route from Gainsborough to Retford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gainsborough to Retford?

The Gainsborough to Retford train travel time is normally about 12 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gainsborough to Retford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Retford is usually scheduled to depart Gainsborough around 07:04 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gainsborough around 07:03, and the last at 23:05.

When to book Gainsborough to Retford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gainsborough to Retford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gainsborough and Retford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gainsborough to Retford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Retford to Gainsborough by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.