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from Nottingham to Doncaster

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nottingham to Doncaster on Jan 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:17AMNottingham2h05 10:22AMDoncaster
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10:10PMNottingham1h49 11:59PMDoncaster, Trafford Way
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09:17AMNottingham2h05 11:22AMDoncaster
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01:00PMRatcliffe-on-Soar, East Midlands Parkway1h40 02:40PMDoncaster, Trafford Way
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12:20PMNottingham2h20 02:40PMDoncaster, Trafford Way
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Travel Information from Nottingham to Doncaster

distanceDistance39 miles (63 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$13 - $17
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 1 h 59 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $17 (€14) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Northern Rail

Take a bus or train to travel 39 miles (63 km) between Nottingham and Doncaster. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $13 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Megabus or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Nottingham to Doncaster.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nottingham to Doncaster

Travel 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 Nottingham to Doncaster.

What are the ways to get from Nottingham to Doncaster?

There are 2 travel options from Nottingham to Doncaster: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nottingham to Doncaster?

The cheapest way to travel to Doncaster from Nottingham is by taking a train with an average price of $13 (€11).

This is compared to other travel options to Doncaster:

Taking a train is usually $3 (€3) less than taking a bus to Doncaster, which costs on average $17 (€14) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get from Nottingham to Doncaster?

The fastest way to get to Doncaster from Nottingham is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Doncaster can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Doncaster by train can take on average 1 h 59 min.

How far is it from Nottingham to Doncaster?

The Nottingham to Doncaster distance is around 39 miles (63 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Nottingham to Doncaster?

The average frequency per day from Nottingham to Doncaster is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Nottingham and Doncaster as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Which travel operators can get me to Doncaster from Nottingham?

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

  • Travel with Megabus to go to Doncaster by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Nottingham to Doncaster tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).
  • Northern Rail can get you to Doncaster by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Northern Rail from Nottingham to Doncaster for $13 (€11) on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Nottingham to Doncaster?

Yes, there are direct services available from Nottingham to Doncaster with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 25 direct trains per day with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Doncaster as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Doncaster from Nottingham.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Nottingham to Doncaster?

Your trip from Nottingham to Doncaster doesn't have to end in Doncaster. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Leeds or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Leeds or Manchester to your Nottingham to Doncaster tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Doncaster today!

How early should I book Nottingham to Doncaster tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Nottingham to Doncaster, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $17 (€14) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $13 (€11) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Nottingham to Doncaster online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.