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Train Information between London and Doncaster

distanceDistance145 miles (234 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$67 (€54)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains

Trains from London to Doncaster cover the 145 miles (234 km) long route taking on average 1 h 38 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $67 (€54), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $43 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Doncaster.

Trains from London to Doncaster

Virgin trains East Coast, Grand Central railroad and Hull Trains offer frequent direct trains from London to Doncaster. The first departure is just before 6:00 a.m. with roughly 4 trains an hour throughout the day. The final service leaves London at 11:30 p.m. Journey times are between an hour and 30 minutes and 2 hours. Sunday services are slightly reduced, with a later first departure at 9:00 a.m.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Doncaster?

Departure Station: London Kings Cross station is located on the north side of the city centre. There are Underground connections across London on 6 lines. Buses stop close to the station entrance on Euston Road and York Way. cabs are available on Pancras Road immediately outside the station.

Arrival Station: Doncaster station is situated on the western side of the town centre, about 5 minutes walk from the High Street. Local buses stop at the adjacent Frenchgate Interchange bus and coach station. cabs are available on the concourse by the station entrance.

Taking the Train from London

Trains from London to Doncaster leave from King's Cross station, part of a major transport hub located on Euston and Pancras Roads in central London. Passengers can reach King's Cross by bus, subway or cab. Some 14 bus routes serve the station including numbers 30,73, 205, 214, 476 and the N73 and N205 night buses. Most of the buses stop on Euston Road and York Way. King's Cross is adjacent to King's Cross St Pancras underground station which is on the Victoria, Circle, Metropolitan, and Hammersmith & City lines, thus offering fast access to all of London. The cab rank is located on Pancras Road next to the station.

Getting into Doncaster by Train

Best known for its racecourse, modern Doncaster is a blend of traditional Regency buildings with modern green spaces, a thriving nightlife and shopping scene. Visitors can explore museums, a Norman castle, historic churches, and delve into Doncaster's history as a coaching town. Trains from London arrive at Doncaster railroad Station located on Station Court and operated by Virgin Trains East Coast. The station opens at 5:15 a.m. from Monday to Saturday, and 8:00 a.m. on Sundays, and closes at 8:00 p.m. each day. Arriving passengers can continue to their final destinations from the nearby Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange Station, the terminus for local buses around the city and to nearby places such as Cleethorpes, Goole and Gilberdyke.

Train tickets from London to Doncaster: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 24 €
2 weeks earlier 18 €33%
3 weeks earlier 18 €33%
1 month before 17 €41%
2 months earlier 17 €41%
3 months earlier 17 €41%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from London - Doncaster. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from London - Doncaster 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 33% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket London - Doncaster with 2 months in advance you save up to about 41% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 41%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from London 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 London to Doncaster.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from London to Doncaster cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap London to Doncaster trains for as little as $43 (€35)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train to Doncaster from London on average?
The London to Doncaster train ticket price is on average $67 (€54)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is it from London to Doncaster by train?
The London to Doncaster train distance is approximately 145 miles (234 km).
How long is a train between London and Doncaster on average?
While the time it takes to travel 145 miles (234 km) from London to Doncaster can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Doncaster train journey time is on average 1 h 38 min.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Doncaster?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Doncaster.

Where is the train station in London to go to Doncaster? Where is the train station in Doncaster located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Doncaster and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Doncaster.

Which train providers can get me from London to Doncaster?
For the trip from London to Doncaster you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway, Grand Central Trains or First Hull Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Doncaster from London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I find a direct train from London to Doncaster?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day between London and Doncaster. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains or London North Eastern Railway. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services per day are there to Doncaster from London?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from London to Doncaster. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from London to Doncaster? When is the last train from London to Doncaster?
The earliest train for this journey departs from London at 4: 55 AM. The last train leaves from London at 8: 30 AM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from London to Doncaster and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from London to Doncaster for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from London to Doncaster is on average $67 (€54) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between London and Doncaster available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Doncaster
The major railway station for departures from London is London Victoria. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London Victoria for your journey to Doncaster from London.
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
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Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar