How to travel from York to Doncaster

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Travel Information from York to Doncaster

distanceDistance30 miles (48 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$13 - $21
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 21 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $13 (€11) • 21 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEast Coast

Take a train or bus to travel 30 miles (48 km) to Doncaster from York. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are East Coast among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from York to Doncaster.

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All travel companies: Train from York to Doncaster

Travel to Doncaster from York on CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between York and Doncaster. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

    FAQs: Travel from York to Doncaster

    FAQs: 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 York to Doncaster.

    There are 2 options to travel to Doncaster from York including taking a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to get from York to Doncaster is by taking a train with average ticket prices of $13 (€11) compared to other travel options to Doncaster:

    Taking a train costs $9 (€7) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $21 (€18) for the same trip.

    Taking a train costs () less than taking a ferry, which costs on average () for the same trip.

    A train is () less than a flight with an average ticket price of () from York to Doncaster.

    The fastest way to get to Doncaster from York is by train with an average travel time of 21 min.

    Other travel options to Doncaster take longer:

    Bus takes on average 3 h 49 min.

    Doncaster is approximately 30 miles (48 km) away from York.

    The average frequency per day from York to Doncaster is:

    • 16 trains per day.

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

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from York to Doncaster:

    • Buses from York to Doncaster most often leave from York, Rail Station and arrive in Doncaster, Trafford Way.
    • Trains from York to Doncaster most often leave from York and arrive in Doncaster.

    The following travel companies offer services from York to Doncaster:

    • Travel with East Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3) for trains to Doncaster. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for East Coast York to Doncaster tickets on Omio for $13 (€11).

    Yes, there are direct routes from York to Doncaster with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 16 direct trains per day to take to Doncaster with East Coast or CrossCountry.

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

    Many of our customers who book a trip from York to Doncaster often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Leeds, Edinburgh or Sheffield. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your York and Doncaster itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Doncaster and any of these top destinations today!

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