York to Retford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    08:02
  • Last train
    18:51
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    31m

Travelling from York to Retford by train

The fastest trains from York to Retford take around 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 72 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Retford.

Direct trains run between York and Retford.

We usually find around 7 direct trains on the route from York to Retford every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 18 departures. The duration is normally about 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Retford is usually scheduled to depart York around 08:02 and the last train is around 18:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 07:57, and the last at 18:51.

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

When to book York 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 York to Retford by train.

Which trains operate between York and Retford?

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

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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