Getting here

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

Getting here

The city'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 city, with numerous routes available to ensure easy access visitor attractions.

By rail

Fast, frequent, mainline services, link the city 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: 30mins
Manchester: 80mins
Newcastle: 87mins
London King's Cross: 100mins
Birmingham: 88mins
Edinburgh: 178mins

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 city 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.