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There are 4 ways to get from Retford to Lincoln by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Retford Low Level to Lincoln Central

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Retford, Bridgegate to Lincoln, Debenhams Lincoln Shopper

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Retford to Lincoln 23.2 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Retford to Lincoln 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Retford to Lincoln is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Retford to Lincoln is to taxi which costs £60 - £80 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Retford, Bridgegate and arriving at Lincoln, Debenhams. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Retford Low Level and arriving at Lincoln Central. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Retford and Lincoln is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Retford to Lincoln without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The train from Retford Low Level to Lincoln Central takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Retford to Lincoln bus services, operated by Kettlewell Coaches, depart from Retford, Bridgegate station.

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Retford to Lincoln train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Retford Low Level station.

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The best way to get from Retford to Lincoln is to train which takes 38 min and costs £6 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Retford to Lincoln.
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  • Distance: 18.1 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Retford, England and Lincoln, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Retford to Lincoln hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Kettlewell Coaches operates a bus from Retford to Lincoln once a week, and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Kettlewell Coaches
Phone
+44 1777 860360
Website
kettlewellscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Retford, Bridgegate to Lincoln, Debenhams
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
kettlewellscoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Retford to Lincoln
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Retford to Lincoln bus services, operated by Kettlewell Coaches, arrive at Lincoln, Debenhams station.

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Retford to Lincoln train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Lincoln Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Retford to Lincoln is 23 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Retford to Lincoln.

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