Bradford to Retford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    00:39
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 16m

Travelling from Bradford to Retford by train

Fast trains from Bradford to Retford take around 1 hour and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 75 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bradford and Retford.

Are there direct trains from Bradford to Retford?

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

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Bradford to Retford 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 20 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bradford to Retford?

The Bradford to Retford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bradford to Retford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Retford is usually scheduled to depart Bradford around 05:58 and the last train is around 00:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bradford around 06:00, and the last at 00:39.

When to book Bradford 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 Bradford to Retford by train.

Which train companies operate between Bradford and Retford?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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 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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