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Aberdeen to Retford

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    07:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 6S estimated
    09:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    10:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:54
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:25
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    13:38
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Peak
  2. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:38
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:02
    York
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:40
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  3. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:56
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    14:26
    Newcastle
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:55
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:05
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:18
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:55
    York
    Platform 5 estimated
    16:03
    York
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:40
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:02
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    13:23
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    14:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    16:55
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:46
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    17:59
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    15:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    17:54
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:02
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    18:15
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    13:56
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    17:00
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    19:52
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:04
    Doncaster
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:17
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    14:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    20:23
    Doncaster
    Platform 3A estimated
    21:17
    Doncaster
    Platform 3A estimated
    21:31
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:00
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    18:33
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 17 estimated
    19:36
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 5 estimated
    23:01
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:18
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    00:45
    Leeds
    Platform 12 estimated
    05:05
    Leeds
    Platform 8 estimated
    05:50
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    Retford
    Platform 1 estimated
    1 change
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Retford

  • Train Fares from: £44
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Retford by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdeen and Retford is . On an average weekday, there are 12 trains travelling from Aberdeen to Retford. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdeen to Retford by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdeen to Retford cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdeen to Retford can start from as little as £44 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Retford?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Aberdeen to Retford without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Retford.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Aberdeen and Retford?

    The distance between Aberdeen and Retford is 268 miles.

    Distance: 268 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Retford?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Retford departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdeen to Retford?

    The last train from Aberdeen to Retford departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdeen to Retford timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Retford for Thursday 20th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
07:0713:386h 31m, 2 changes
08:2014:406h 20m, 1 change
09:5216:186h 26m, 2 changes
09:5216:406h 48m, 1 change
11:0217:596h 57m, 2 changes
12:0718:156h 8m, 2 changes
13:5620:176h 21m, 2 changes
14:5221:316h 39m, 1 change
16:0023:017h 1m, 1 change
18:1805:5011h 32m, 1 change

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Retford to Aberdeen.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Retford

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.