Trains to Cambridge run up to 2 times per hour from Retford.
For cheaper rail tickets and a choice of quieter trains, avoid commuter rush hours. Our Off-Peak and Super Off-Peak tickets are great value and you can buy them just before you board. Our app is the best way to buy last minute tickets, and most of our tickets can be sent to your mobile too.
If you’re a frequent rail traveller, you could get up to a third off every train journey with a National Railcard. Check out our Railcards page for all the options. A Season ticket can save you money if you’re travelling on the same route at least three or four days a week.
Train journey information from Retford to Cambridge
How much is a train ticket from Retford to Cambridge?
Take the train from Retford to Cambridge from just £29.05 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Cambridge for your chosen travel times.
How long does it take to travel from Retford to Cambridge by train?
The average journey time from Retford to Cambridge takes 2 hours 20 minutes. Journey times may be slightly longer at weekends and on Bank Holidays. Check journey times on your travel dates with our online journey planner or download a timetable.
How many trains a day are there from Retford to Cambridge?
There are up to 25 trains per day from Retford to Cambridge.
Are there any direct trains from Retford to Cambridge?
No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between Retford and Cambridge. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.
What time is the first train from Retford to Cambridge?
What time is the last train from Retford to Cambridge?
The last train from Retford to Cambridge leaves at 23:05.
Can I book assistance for my journey from Retford to Cambridge?
Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Retford and Cambridge. We recommend booking at least 12 hours before you travel. You can book assistance online or by calling our Passenger Assist team on 08000 11 33 23.