Flights to Doncaster arrive at Doncaster Sheffield Airport, which is just three and a half miles away from Doncaster town centre and around 40 miles from Sheffield city centre. As the UK's newest international airport, it handles around 1.22 million passengers every year and is the second of Yorkshire's commercial airports after Leeds Bradford Airport.
The main airport in Doncaster is Doncaster Sheffield Airport, which opened for passenger flights in 2005. It has one runway and facilities that include an on-site hotel (and other nearby hotels), four car parks, duty-free shopping, airport lounges, food outlets and more.
Airlines that operate to the Doncaster Sheffield airport include Flybe, Wizz Air, TUI and BH Air. There are regular scheduled flights to this airport across the year, as well as some seasonal flights to and from popular tourist destinations, such as coastal resorts in Spain and Greece.
The Doncaster Sheffield airport is well-designed and equipped to handle passenger numbers with ease, with fast-track security and the latest ticketing technologies for rapid transfers. It prides itself on being relaxed, straightforward and friendly, providing an efficient service for travellers. Onward transfers are easy with the M18 close by, and car hire can be arranged online before flying or at their airport. The taxi rank is located just outside the terminal building, and there are regular bus services that link between the airport and the main interchanges for Doncaster and Sheffield. Doncaster Railway station is just 7 miles away.
Pretty and historic Doncaster has plenty to surprise visitors. Head to the Minster to see beautiful stained-glass, a Roman wall and the tall tower which houses a Schulze organ. The nearby market is packed with stalls and stands selling everything from clothes and fine china through to local fudge, home baking, fresh pies and other delicacies. Love nature? You'll be in seventh heaven when you visit the natural wetlands at Potteric Carr Nature Reserve or learn about conservation at Yorkshire Wildlife Park.