Retford to Gainsborough by train

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Travelling from Retford to Gainsborough by train

Fast trains from Retford to Gainsborough take around 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 14 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Retford and Gainsborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Retford to Gainsborough?

Direct trains from Retford to Gainsborough have been found.

We usually find around 44 direct trains on the route from Retford to Gainsborough every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

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

The Retford to Gainsborough train travel time is normally about 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Gainsborough is usually scheduled to depart Retford around 06:13 and the last train is around 20:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Retford around 06:13, and the last at 22:09.

When to book Retford to Gainsborough 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 Gainsborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Retford and Gainsborough?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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.