Getting here

Doncaster is perfectly located for those visiting from the UK and abroad.

Getting here

The town’s central location, excellent road, and mainline rail links, coupled with its proximity to Doncaster Sheffield international airport, make it arguably the Britain’s best-connected visitor destination.

By road

Doncaster is at the heart of the UK’s motorway routes. Access to the major motorway networks including the M18, M1, A1 (M), M62, M180 make travelling to and from the area easy.

By Bus

A large, centrally located, bus interchange is linked to the train station. Several bus companies operate in the town, with numerous routes available to ensure easy access visitor attractions.

By rail

Fast, frequent, mainline services, link the town to the rest of the UK. The station forecourt has recently been transformed, as part of a huge regeneration project.

Doncaster travel times:

Sheffield: 22mins
Leeds: 37mins
Manchester: 1hr 20mins
Newcastle: 1hr 23mins
London King's Cross: 1hr 28mins
Birmingham: 1hr 29mins
Edinburgh: 3hr 00mins

There’s a dedicated taxi rank, new car parking and easier drop off facilities. Secure cycle parking is available. There’s also good pedestrian access from the station into the town centre.

Getting to Doncaster

By air

Doncaster Sheffield Airport is about nine miles from the railway station and is the UK's fastest growing airport, outside of London.

By sea

Doncaster is just one hour away from the Humber Ports, with P&O Ferries sailing to and from Rotterdam and Zeebrugge.

Cycling in Doncaster