Manchester to Doncaster train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Transpennine Express
01:13PM1h23
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:36PMDoncaster station (DON)
$251One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
09:13AM1h22
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:35AMDoncaster station (DON)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:13AM1h24
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:37AMDoncaster station (DON)
$271One-way
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
12:43PM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:22PMDoncaster station (DON)
$431One-way
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
01:51PM1h44
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
03:35PMDoncaster station (DON)
$431One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Manchester to Doncaster

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 19
Transpennine Express
08:13AM1h24
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:37AMDoncaster station (DON)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:15AM1h52
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
10:07AMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
08:30AM1h46
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:16AMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
08:43AM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:22AMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
09:13AM1h22
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:35AMDoncaster station (DON)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
09:15AM1h51
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
11:06AMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
12:43PM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:22PMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
01:13PM1h23
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:36PMDoncaster station (DON)
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
01:21PM1h55
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
03:16PMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
01:43PM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
03:22PMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer
Transpennine Express
01:51PM1h44
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
03:35PMDoncaster station (DON)
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Manchester to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 22 m

Average

1 h 39 m

Trains per day

11

Distance

73 km

Of the 11 trains that leave Manchester for Doncaster every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Transpennine Express
09:13AM1h22
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:35AMDoncaster station (DON)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
01:13PM1h23
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:36PMDoncaster station (DON)
$251One-way
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
08:13AM1h24
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:37AMDoncaster station (DON)
$271One-way
0 transfers
East Midlands Railway
12:43PM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:22PMDoncaster station (DON)
$431One-way
1 transfer
East Midlands Railway
08:43AM1h39
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
10:22AMDoncaster station (DON)
$431One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Doncaster

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester to Doncaster cover the 45 miles (72 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Doncaster.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Doncaster trains

TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains and Northern Rail (3) trains will get you between Manchester and Doncaster from $16 (€14). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

TransPennine Express from Manchester to Doncaster train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: $16

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Doncaster

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Doncaster.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Doncaster can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Doncaster is $28 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Manchester to Doncaster is 1 h 15 min   to travel the 45 mile (72 km) long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Doncaster leaves at 4: 55 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Doncaster leaves at 10: 13 PM.
Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day from Manchester to Doncaster with TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Doncaster. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Manchester to Doncaster.
For the route from Manchester to Doncaster you can take a train with TransPennine Express, East Midlands Trains or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Doncaster from Manchester on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 13 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Doncaster, located 0.5 miles (771 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Doncaster from Manchester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Manchester to Doncaster by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Doncaster from Manchester including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Doncaster

Manchester
Doncaster
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey from Manchester to Doncaster.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Manchester AirportWifiShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
Manchester Piccadilly, Victoria, Oxford Road or DeansgateAccessibility
Amenities at station
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Manchester, Abraham Moss

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