Doncaster train station is less than 10 minutes' walk from the town centre's shops and restaurants.
Most buses depart from Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange, located next to the train station under the Frenchgate Shopping Centre. These include services to Doncaster Racecourse, Keepmoat Stadium (for Doncaster Rovers F.C.) and Robin Hood Airport (plus 'The Vulcan Experience' aviation museum next door).
There are regular trains to Sheffield, Leeds and London Kings Cross. Services to Newcastle depart around twice an hour, and there are hourly trains to Manchester Airport (via Manchester Piccadilly) and Edinburgh Waverley.
Doncaster is a station in South Yorkshire operated by London North Eastern Railway. This station has ticket machines and ticket-on-departure is available. Thankfully, there are toilets. There are shops at this station. All platforms are step free accessible. There's at least one cashpoint. The station is staffed full time. There is a car park with 500 spaces available at this station. There are 62 spaces to lock up your bike as well. If you're looking for information about onward travel, there's a downloadable PDF available here. There is a staffed ticket office and it is open at the following times - Monday: 05:15 - 20:00, Tuesday: 05:15 - 20:00, Wednesday: 05:15 - 20:00, Thursday: 05:15 - 20:00, Friday: 05:15 - 21:00, Saturday: 05:15 - 20:00, Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00.
A canopy is being built at the front of the station which will provide a covered walkway to the front of the station, taxi rank and new car park on West Street. Works to the canopy will finish in May 2019.
During this time, parking spaces will be available in the West Street car park. The front of the station will be for drop-off and pick-up only until July 2019. After this time, Doncaster Council will be pedestrianising the forecourt. This work will be complete in Summer 2020.
Doncaster station, Station Court, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 1PE
London North Eastern Railway
Two machines on concourse and three machines inside travel centre.
Monday: 05:15 - 20:00
Tuesday: 05:15 - 20:00
Wednesday: 05:15 - 20:00
Thursday: 05:15 - 20:00
Friday: 05:15 - 21:00
Saturday: 05:15 - 20:00
Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00
For advance purchases the opening hours are Mon-Fri 0830-1930 Sat 0830-1800 Sun 0930-1800
We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes that can develop and grow our business.
The toilets are adjacent to Platforms 3 and 4. The National key toilets are located on Platforms 3a and 8; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. A RADAR key is available from the Customer Information Points on Platforms 4 and 8.
Pick Up / Drop Off outside the front of the station and park in the station overflow car park.
Doncaster is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operator who accept bookings is Doncaster Station Taxis 01302 368 636
Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here
Bus services to Robin Hood (Doncaster Sheffield) Airport from Doncaster Interchange (adjacent to rail station):
Daily, regular 'Airport Shuttle' bus service 707, operated by Wilfreda Beehive.