Edinburgh to Doncaster train

Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Cheapest

47

Average

74

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.

London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh2h54 11:24AMDoncaster
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471One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh2h54 11:54AMDoncaster
0 transfers
511One-way
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AMEdinburgh2h54 12:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
591One-way
Cross Country
09:03AMEdinburgh3h51 12:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
661One-way
Cross Country
07:06AMEdinburgh3h48 10:54AMDoncaster
0 transfers
751One-way

Train schedule from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, September 26
Cross Country
07:06AMEdinburgh3h48 10:54AMDoncaster
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Cross Country
08:05AMEdinburgh3h19 11:24AMDoncaster
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh2h54 11:24AMDoncaster
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh2h54 11:54AMDoncaster
0 transfers
Cross Country
09:03AMEdinburgh3h51 12:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
10:00AMEdinburgh2h54 12:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
London North Eastern Railway
03:00PMEdinburgh2h54 05:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Sep 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 54 m

Average

3 h 13 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

301 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Edinburgh for Doncaster every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
10:00AMEdinburgh2h54 12:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
591One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:00AMEdinburgh2h54 11:54AMDoncaster
0 transfers
511One-way
London North Eastern Railway
03:00PMEdinburgh2h54 05:54PMDoncaster
0 transfers
1481One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:30AMEdinburgh2h54 11:24AMDoncaster
0 transfers
471One-way
Cross Country
08:05AMEdinburgh3h19 11:24AMDoncaster
0 transfers
751One-way

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster

distanceDistance186 miles (300 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency18 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service

Trains from Edinburgh to Doncaster cover the 186 miles (300 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 54 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $55 (€54), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Doncaster.

Train providers: CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Doncaster trains

Buy your official CrossCountry and First TransPennine Express 3 train tickets from Edinburgh to Doncaster from $44 (€42) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

CrossCountry
First TransPennine Express 3

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train to Doncaster from Edinburgh you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Enjoy a smooth and easy route to Doncaster from Edinburgh with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes from Edinburgh to Doncaster as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Edinburgh to Doncaster train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train to Doncaster from Edinburgh on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 186 miles (300 km) route to Doncaster from Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

CrossCountry from Edinburgh to Doncaster train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains to Doncaster from Edinburgh on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Edinburgh to Doncaster train schedule from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 186 miles (300 km) trip from Edinburgh to Doncaster, including information on baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Doncaster from Edinburgh in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train schedule for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Doncaster from Edinburgh and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train to Doncaster from Edinburgh with First TransPennine Express 3!

First TransPennine Express 3 from Edinburgh to Doncaster train information:

  • Average Duration: 13 h 18 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Travel by train to Doncaster 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 Edinburgh to Doncaster.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Edinburgh to Doncaster trains for as little as $44 (€42)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from Edinburgh to Doncaster is on average $55 (€54)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Edinburgh to Doncaster by train to be approximately 186 miles (300 km).
The train time to Doncaster from Edinburgh is on average 2 h 54 min  for the 186 miles (300 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Edinburgh and Doncaster by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Doncaster.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (660 m) from the city center of Edinburgh.

The most popular arrival train station, Doncaster, is located 0.1 miles (199 m) away from the city center of Doncaster.

When taking a train from Edinburgh to Doncaster, you can count on London North Eastern Railway, Cross Country or TransPennine Express Service for the best way to get you to Doncaster. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Doncaster from Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Doncaster is 18 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Edinburgh to Doncaster train departs at 4: 48 AM   and the last train from Edinburgh to Doncaster leaves at 3: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Edinburgh to Doncaster on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book the Edinburgh to Doncaster train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $55 (€54). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Edinburgh to Doncaster. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Doncaster
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey between Edinburgh and Doncaster.
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate

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