Retford Rail Station to Stowmarket Rail Station - travel by train, bus and rail

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Average journey time: 3 hours 19 mins

Retford Rail Station to Stowmarket Rail Station

Leave at 07:40 and arrive at 11:14
Journey time 03:34
You will need to make 3 changes

Start with First Hull Trains to Grantham

  • Grantham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for East Midlands Railway to Ely

  • Peterborough Rail Station
  • Ely Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Greater Anglia to Stowmarket

  • Bury St Edmunds Rail Station
  • Stowmarket Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Retford Rail Station to Stowmarket Rail Station

Leave at 08:35 and arrive at 11:53
Journey time 03:18
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with London North Eastern Railway to London King's Cross

  • London King's Cross Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Walk to King's Cross St. Pancras

  • King's Cross St. Pancras

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Metropolitan line or Circle line or Hammersmith & City line to Liverpool Street

  • Farringdon Underground Station
  • Barbican Underground Station
  • Moorgate Underground Station
  • Liverpool Street Underground Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for Greater Anglia to Stowmarket

  • Stratford (London) Rail Station
  • Chelmsford Rail Station
  • Colchester Rail Station
  • Manningtree Rail Station
  • Ipswich Rail Station
  • Stowmarket Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Retford Rail Station to Stowmarket Rail Station

Leave at 09:39 and arrive at 12:46
Journey time 03:07
You will need to make 4 changes

Start with First Hull Trains to Grantham

  • Grantham Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time

Change for London North Eastern Railway to Stevenage

  • Stevenage Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Stevenage: The lifts will be out of order between the bus stop / taxi rank and the station until October 2021 at Stevenage station. Alternative ramp access will be available from the town centre or leisure park

Change for Thameslink to Cambridge

  • Hitchin Rail Station
  • Letchworth Rail Station
  • Baldock Rail Station
  • Royston Rail Station
  • Cambridge Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

Stevenage: The lifts will be out of order between the bus stop / taxi rank and the station until October 2021 at Stevenage station. Alternative ramp access will be available from the town centre or leisure park

Change for Greater Anglia to Stowmarket

  • Dullingham Rail Station
  • Newmarket Rail Station
  • Bury St Edmunds Rail Station
  • Thurston Rail Station
  • Elmswell Rail Station
  • Stowmarket Rail Station

Travel disruption notes

None known at this time


Return journey: Stowmarket Rail Station to Retford Rail Station


Note, the results are provided by TfL Open Data, but you should check before travelling in case of disruptions.

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