Retford to Middlesbrough by train

  • First train
    07:34
  • Last train
    23:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 46m
  • Distance
    142 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 50m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Retford to Middlesbrough by train

Fast trains from Retford to Middlesbrough take around 1 hour and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 142 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Retford and Middlesbrough.

1. Are there direct trains from Retford to Middlesbrough?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Retford to Middlesbrough 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.

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

The Retford to Middlesbrough train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Middlesbrough is usually scheduled to depart Retford around 07:52 and the last train is around 23:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Retford around 07:34, and the last at 23:34.

When to book Retford to Middlesbrough 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 Middlesbrough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Retford and Middlesbrough?

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

  • East Coast
  • 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.