Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Dec 5

Cheapest

$22

Average

$35

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.

The average ticket from Manchester to Doncaster will cost around $ 35 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 22.

Cheapest
09:10AMManchester Piccadilly1h26 10:36AMDoncaster
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$221One-way
08:13AMManchester Piccadilly1h23 09:36AMDoncaster
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$231One-way
09:45AMManchester Victoria1h45 11:30AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way
08:24AMManchester Victoria1h46 10:10AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way
09:18AMManchester Victoria1h50 11:08AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way

Train schedule from Manchester to Doncaster

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08:13AMManchester Piccadilly1h23 09:36AMDoncaster
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08:24AMManchester Victoria1h46 10:10AMDoncaster
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09:00AMManchester Victoria1h30 10:30AMDoncaster
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09:10AMManchester Piccadilly1h26 10:36AMDoncaster
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09:18AMManchester Victoria1h50 11:08AMDoncaster
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09:45AMManchester Victoria1h45 11:30AMDoncaster
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Dec 5
$22First Transpennine Express
Tue
Dec 7
$21First Transpennine Express
Fri
Dec 10
$21First Transpennine Express

Fastest train times from Manchester to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for Dec 5

Fastest Journey

1 h 23 m

Average

1 h 36 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

73 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Manchester for Doncaster every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 73 km distance in an average of 1 h 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 23 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:13AMManchester Piccadilly1h23 09:36AMDoncaster
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$231One-way
09:10AMManchester Piccadilly1h26 10:36AMDoncaster
0 changes
$221One-way
09:00AMManchester Victoria1h30 10:30AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way
09:45AMManchester Victoria1h45 11:30AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way
08:24AMManchester Victoria1h46 10:10AMDoncaster
1 changes
$421One-way

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Train Information from Manchester to Doncaster

distanceDistance45 miles (72 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$21 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Manchester to Doncaster cover the 45 miles (72 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $21 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Doncaster.

Travel Tips

Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Doncaster.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Manchester to Doncaster?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Manchester and Doncaster for as low as $21 (€17)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from Manchester to Doncaster?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $21 (€18)  for a train ticket from Manchester to Doncaster.
How far is Manchester to Doncaster by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Doncaster from Manchester by train to be approximately 45 miles (72 km).
How many hours is the train time to Doncaster from Manchester?
The Manchester to Doncaster train duration is on average 1 h 17 min, which is to be expected when traveling 45 miles (72 km) between Manchester and Doncaster. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Doncaster?

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Doncaster   most frequently for this route.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city center of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Doncaster, called Doncaster, is located around 0.1 miles (199 m) away from its city center.

What train providers offer a service from Manchester to Doncaster?
For the best Manchester to Doncaster train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with First Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Manchester and Doncaster to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many train services are there to Doncaster from Manchester a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Doncaster. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Manchester and Doncaster to score the best deals?
If you buy the Manchester to Doncaster train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $21 (€18). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Manchester to Doncaster. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 between Manchester and 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