Trains to Kettering 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 Kettering
How much is a train ticket from Retford to Kettering?
Take the train from Retford to Kettering from just £20.45 one-way based on a return fare. Plan your journey online to see the cheapest train tickets to Kettering for your chosen travel times.
How long does it take to travel from Retford to Kettering by train?
The average journey time from Retford to Kettering takes 2 hours 43 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 Kettering?
There are up to 25 trains per day from Retford to Kettering.
Are there any direct trains from Retford to Kettering?
No, it’s not possible to get a direct train between Retford and Kettering. Find the fastest route with our online journey planner.
What time is the first train from Retford to Kettering?
What time is the last train from Retford to Kettering?
The last train from Retford to Kettering leaves at 20:18.
Can I book assistance for my journey from Retford to Kettering?
Yes, we offer Passenger Assist services at the station and on-board between Retford and Kettering. 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.