Grantham to Retford by train

  • First train
    07:02
  • Last train
    23:07
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    19m
  • Distance
    50 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    23m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Grantham to Retford by train

Fast trains from Grantham to Retford take around 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 50 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Grantham and Retford.

1. Are there direct trains from Grantham to Retford?

Direct trains from Grantham to Retford have been found.

We usually find around 30 direct trains on the route from Grantham to Retford every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

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

The Grantham to Retford train travel time is normally about 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Retford is usually scheduled to depart Grantham around 07:02 and the last train is around 22:49. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Grantham around 07:26, and the last at 23:09.

When to book Grantham 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 Grantham to Retford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Grantham and Retford?

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

  • East Coast
  • 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.

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Child and youth passengers

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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.

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