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Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Doncaster

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Glasgow to Doncaster is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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Fastest Journey

7 h 25 m


7 h 25 m

Buses per day



329 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Glasgow for Doncaster every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Bus from Glasgow to Doncaster

distanceDistance203 miles (328 km)
durationAverage bus duration7 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$70 (€60)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersFlixBus or National Express

Buses from Glasgow to Doncaster cover the 203 miles (328 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 25 min with our travel partners like FlixBus or National Express. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $70 (€60), but the average price of bus tickets is $70 (€60). Travelers depart most frequently from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Doncaster, Trafford Way.

Bus companies: FlixBus and National Express from Glasgow to Doncaster

Buy your official FlixBus and National Express bus tickets to Doncaster from Glasgow from $70 (€60) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Glasgow - Doncaster bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Glasgow to Doncaster bus information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $70
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

Bus from Glasgow to Doncaster

With an average journey time of just over 12 hours, and the fastest routes taking just under 12 hours, buses from Glasgow to Doncaster offer an easy and relaxing journey. Sit back with your entertainment of choice and let your National Express driver transport you to your destination, with a journey that covers 204 miles. With several services scheduled each week, it's easy to travel between Glasgow and Doncaster by bus, and certainly far more convenient than attempting to drive the journey by car!

How long is the journey by bus from Glasgow to Doncaster?

The average journey time for buses from Glasgow to Doncaster is 12 hours and 17 minutes. As the journey duration can vary depending on the service that you choose, and the day of service, it's well worth checking the specifics of each journey time before you book. Additionally, if there are roadworks that may affect the journey time, National Express will provide guidance before you travel.  

How many buses are there from Glasgow to Doncaster?

The number of scheduled buses from Glasgow to Doncaster varies by the seasonality of the schedule. Typically, there will be at least one bus per day during the week, departing after rush hour in the mid-morning. At the weekend, there will be at least one sleeper service, so that you can travel overnight and arrive in Doncaster in the morning, refreshed and ready to go. Add your dates and times to see the latest confirmed schedule for this route.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Glasgow to Doncaster?

Departure bus station: Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station. Located on Killermont Street in the heart of the city, Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station is the main bus terminus for Glasgow. It has plenty of seating and ticketing facilities, accessible bathrooms, retail units, payphones, bikes for hire, and cashpoints. Buses from Glasgow to Doncaster are flagged up via the digital information boards for ease of identification.

Arrival bus station: Doncaster Bus Station. The town bus center is located centrally on Laith Gate, and it serves buses by National Express as well as local bus services. Passengers will find ticketing facilities, digital information boards, a cash point, a payphone, accessible bathrooms, a newsagent, and a coffee kiosk.

Which bus providers travel from Glasgow to Doncaster?

This route is served solely by National Express, which is the UK's leading bus services provider. National Express operates under various licensing arrangements across the world, and operates bus and rail services as well as buses. Passengers enjoy regularly scheduled journeys, comfortable buses, a reliable and high-quality service, and excellent prices.

National Express Glasgow to Doncaster

National Express is the operator for this route, and the average journey time is around 12 hours and 17 minutes. Some of the fastest services may take under 12 hours. Buses tend to be scheduled at the weekend and may include overnight journeys. Additionally, the service schedule may vary according to the season, with more buses scheduled during the busier summer and holiday periods when demand is higher. Search Omio for the latest routes, prices and ticket availability. This journey will usually have at least one single stop, to allow the driver a mandatory rest period. 

Glasgow to Doncaster Bus: Services on Board

National Express doesn't offer first and second class seats, but every passenger is guaranteed a comfortable and clean seat with plenty of legroom. National Express buses are modern and well-equipped, to ensure that passengers can enjoy their journey. Some will include an accessibility lift at the front for passengers who have pre-booked to travel with a wheelchair. Each seat has adjustable temperature controls and a private light. There may be onboard entertainment on some services and there will be WiFi and digital charging points. Every service has an onboard toilet. Every passenger may take one piece of hand luggage on board, and either two cases weighing up to 20 kg or one large suitcase weighing up to 20 kg in the hold. Passengers traveling with small children may also stow a stroller in the hold without it affecting their luggage allowance. Disabled passengers should call the customer services team before they travel; additional staff support will be provided where possible to assist travelers. 

FAQs: Bus from Glasgow to Doncaster

FAQs: Take the bus from Glasgow to Doncaster with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Glasgow to Doncaster.
Cheap bus tickets from Glasgow to Doncaster can start from as little as $70 (€60) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Glasgow to Doncaster is $70 (€60); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The bus time from Glasgow to Doncaster is on average 7 h 25 min   for the 203 mile (328 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Doncaster from Glasgow by bus can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The bus from Glasgow to Doncaster leaves at 7: 55 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day from Glasgow to Doncaster with National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
When taking a bus from Glasgow to Doncaster, you can count on FlixBus or National Express for the best way to get you to Doncaster. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Doncaster from Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

When departing from Glasgow, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, Hampden Park and Glasgow, Bothwell Street / Blythswood Street (University). When arriving in Doncaster, you can end your route in bus stations like Doncaster, Trafford Way, Doncaster, Interchange and Doncaster, Doncaster Sheffield Airport.

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Doncaster, Trafford Way, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a bus from Glasgow to Doncaster is September.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Doncaster from Glasgow including taking a train or bus.

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