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Retford to Skegness by train

  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    21:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 59m
  • Distance
    88 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 37m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Retford to Skegness by train

Fast trains from Retford to Skegness take around 1 hour and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 88 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Retford and Skegness.

1. Are there direct trains from Retford to Skegness?

Journeys between Retford and Skegness usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from Retford to Skegness every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

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

The Retford to Skegness train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Skegness is usually scheduled to depart Retford around 05:51 and the last train is around 21:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Retford around 05:51, and the last at 22:05.

When to book Retford to Skegness 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 Retford to Skegness by train.

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Which train companies operate between Retford and Skegness?

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

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • London North Eastern Railway

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

Skegness to Retford 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.