Retford to Edinburgh by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    07:52
  • Last train
    18:57
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 9m

Travelling from Retford to Edinburgh by train

The fastest trains from Retford to Edinburgh take around 3 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 327 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Retford and Edinburgh.

Direct trains run between Retford and Edinburgh.

We usually find around 2 direct trains on the route from Retford to Edinburgh every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 12 departures. The duration is normally about 3 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Retford around 07:52 and the last train is around 08:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Retford around 07:52, and the last at 18:57.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Retford to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh by train.

Which trains operate between Retford and Edinburgh?

East Coast is the rail operator that operates on the route from Retford to Edinburgh.

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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