Doncaster to London train

Cheap train tickets from Doncaster to London

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

47

Average

109

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:31AMDoncaster1h37 10:08AMLondon Kings Cross
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471One-way
09:23AMDoncaster1h45 11:08AMLondon Kings Cross
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491One-way
08:56AMDoncaster1h45 10:41AMLondon Kings Cross
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681One-way
07:21AMDoncaster1h53 09:14AMLondon Kings Cross
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851One-way
09:19AMDoncaster1h42 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
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1091One-way

Train schedule from Doncaster to London

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06:37AMDoncaster1h54 08:31AMLondon Kings Cross
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06:55AMDoncaster1h45 08:40AMLondon Kings Cross
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07:14AMDoncaster1h37 08:51AMLondon Kings Cross
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07:21AMDoncaster1h53 09:14AMLondon Kings Cross
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07:47AMDoncaster1h44 09:31AMLondon Kings Cross
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07:57AMDoncaster1h57 09:54AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:14AMDoncaster1h46 10:00AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:31AMDoncaster1h37 10:08AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:49AMDoncaster1h42 10:31AMLondon Kings Cross
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08:56AMDoncaster1h45 10:41AMLondon Kings Cross
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09:19AMDoncaster1h42 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
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09:23AMDoncaster1h45 11:08AMLondon Kings Cross
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Fastest train times from Doncaster to London

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

1 h 37 m

Average

1 h 45 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

234 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Doncaster for London every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:31AMDoncaster1h37 10:08AMLondon Kings Cross
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471One-way
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07:14AMDoncaster1h37 08:51AMLondon Kings Cross
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1411One-way
09:19AMDoncaster1h42 11:01AMLondon Kings Cross
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1091One-way
08:49AMDoncaster1h42 10:31AMLondon Kings Cross
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1091One-way
07:47AMDoncaster1h44 09:31AMLondon Kings Cross
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1411One-way

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Overview: Train from Doncaster to London

distanceDistance145 miles (234 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink, Great Northern, Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains

Trains from Doncaster to London cover the 145 miles (234 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 37 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Great Northern, Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $26 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $45 (€40). Travelers depart most frequently from Doncaster and arrive in London Victoria.

Trains from Doncaster to London: Journey Details

The first train to King's Cross departing Doncaster during the week, is between 5.00 and 6.00 a.m. This service pulls in about 2 hours later, the last train at night is normally a stopping service leaving around 10.30 p.m. and arriving in London at between 01.00 and 02.00 a.m. Services on a Sunday are fewer but also direct. As with all intercity train fares, the further in advance one can book, the cheaper tickets will be. This rail franchise is operated by Virgin with a concession to First Hull Trains.

Taking the Train from Doncaster

Trains from Doncaster to London are frequent, fast and reliable. During the day there are between three and four trains an hour which take between one hour 41 minutes and just over two hours to arrive. Trains leave the centrally located Doncaster Station which is well served by local bus routes and a cab rank, it is walkable from anywhere in town, provided there is no heavy luggage to carry.

Getting into London King's Cross by Train

Of course, London is a big place. King's Cross station is the main terminal serving trains from the North to and from the Capital. Nearby attractions include the British Library and the famous Harry Potter platform for a photo opportunity. The Kings Cross/St Pancras subway interchange links six London underground lines, so it is simple to reach any part of London with zero or one change. Football supporters following Rovers or the Belles can easily get to Leyton Orient, Millwall, Barnet or FC Wimbledon from here. For sight-seers and family trips, the open top bus (guided tour of London) also stops outside the concourse. Public transport in London does run all night but services can be patchy to remote suburbs. Black cabs are safe and reliable but can also be very expensive.

Travel Tips: Trains from Doncaster to London

Travel by train to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Doncaster to London.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Doncaster to London trains for as little as $26 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€40)  for a train ticket between Doncaster and London.
You should expect to travel around 145 miles (234 km)  between Doncaster and London by train.
On average the Doncaster to London train travel time is 1 h 37 min  for the 145 miles (234 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Doncaster   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Doncaster and need to travel around 0.1 miles (199 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in London most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the best Doncaster to London train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink, Great Northern, Grand Central Trains, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Doncaster and London to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Doncaster to London. You can look to travel with Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Doncaster to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Doncaster at 4: 37 AM. The last train leaves from Doncaster at 9: 50 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Doncaster to London and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you book the Doncaster to London train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $45 (€40). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Doncaster and London. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Doncaster
London
The major railway station for departures from Doncaster is Doncaster. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Doncaster for your journey between Doncaster and London.

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