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from Doncaster to Birmingham

You can get from Doncaster to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Doncaster to Birmingham on Dec 2 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:22AMDoncaster1h42 10:04AMBirmingham New Street
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10:21AMDoncaster1h43 12:04PMBirmingham New Street
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09:20AMDoncaster1h48 11:08AMBirmingham New Street
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11:21AMDoncaster1h47 01:08PMBirmingham New Street
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11:59AMDoncaster1h28 01:27PMBirmingham New Street
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Dec 1
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Dec 2
$88Cross Country
Dec 3
$45Cross Country
Dec 4
$89Cross Country
Dec 5
$88Cross Country
$17National Express
Dec 7
$37Cross Country

Travel Information between Doncaster and Birmingham

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $51
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€22) • 3 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $51 (€43) • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Cross Country

Take a bus or train to travel 78 miles (126 km) from Doncaster to Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $26 (€22). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Cross Country among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Doncaster to Birmingham.

Travel Tips

Travel from Doncaster to Birmingham
Travel to Birmingham 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 Birmingham.
How do I travel from Doncaster to Birmingham?

There are 2 ways to get from Doncaster to Birmingham: bus or train.

How do I get from Doncaster to Birmingham the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Doncaster to Birmingham is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $26 (€22) compared to other travel options to Birmingham:

Taking a bus is about $25 (€21) less than taking a train, which costs on average $51 (€43) for this route.

What is the fastest way from Doncaster to Birmingham?

The fastest way from Doncaster to Birmingham is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 28 min.

There are alternative travel options to Birmingham that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 20 min   on average.

What is the distance from Doncaster to Birmingham?

The Doncaster to Birmingham distance is around 78 miles (126 km).

How many services a day are there to Birmingham from Doncaster?

The average frequency per day from Doncaster to Birmingham is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Doncaster to Birmingham as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Doncaster to Birmingham, what are the departure and arrival points in Doncaster and Birmingham?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Doncaster to Birmingham:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Doncaster to Birmingham depart from Doncaster, Trafford Way to Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Doncaster and arrive in Birmingham New Street.
Which travel companies can take me from Doncaster to Birmingham?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Doncaster to Birmingham, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Birmingham by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with National Express from Doncaster to Birmingham for $26 (€22) on Omio.
  • Travel with Cross Country to go to Birmingham by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Cross Country Doncaster to Birmingham tickets on Omio for $51 (€43).
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Doncaster and Birmingham ends?
Omio customers who travel from Doncaster to Birmingham often also extend their vacation to go to London, Manchester or Glasgow. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Birmingham and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket from Doncaster to Birmingham online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Doncaster to Birmingham, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $26 (€22) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $51 (€43) one way.

But we recommend booking Doncaster to Birmingham tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.