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Edinburgh to Retford by train
Fastest journey3hr 8m
Trains per Day21
Avg. journey time6hr 27m
Travelling from Edinburgh to Retford by train
Fast trains from Edinburgh to Retford take around 3 hours and 8 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 327 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Edinburgh and Retford.
1. Are there direct trains from Edinburgh to Retford?
Journeys between Edinburgh and Retford usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Edinburgh 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 26 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Edinburgh to Retford?
The Edinburgh to Retford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 8 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Edinburgh to Retford train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Retford is usually scheduled to depart Edinburgh around 05:48 and the last train is around 22:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Edinburgh around 05:48, and the last at 21:00.
What's the Edinburgh to Retford train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Edinburgh to Retford are $24.82.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $24 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $38. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Retford by train.
Which train companies operate between Edinburgh and Retford?
More than one train company operates on the route from Edinburgh to Retford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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