Doncaster to Birmingham train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Doncaster to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Doncaster to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cross Country
05:362h20
Doncaster
07:56Birmingham
£351One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:221h42
Doncaster
10:04Birmingham
£411One-way
0 changes

Train timetableDoncaster to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Cross Country
08:221h42
Doncaster
10:04Birmingham
0 changes
Cross Country
05:362h20
Doncaster
07:56Birmingham
0 changes

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Train times from Doncaster to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 42 m

Average

2 h 1 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

127 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Doncaster for Birmingham every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
08:221h42
Doncaster
10:04Birmingham
£411One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
05:362h20
Doncaster
07:56Birmingham
£351One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Doncaster to Birmingham

distanceDistance78 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£47 (€52)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Doncaster to Birmingham cover the 78 miles long route taking on average 1 h 29 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £47, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Doncaster and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry, East Coast and Northern Rail (3) trains Doncaster to Birmingham

Find the best trains from Doncaster to Birmingham with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry, East Coast and Northern Rail (3) from £34. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

Train information from Doncaster to Birmingham with Northern Rail (3):

  • Average Duration: 1 h 42 min
  • Cheapest Price: £122
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 7 a day

FAQs: Doncaster to Birmingham train

FAQs: Travel by train from Doncaster to Birmingham 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 Doncaster to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Doncaster to Birmingham can start from as little as £33 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Doncaster to Birmingham is £47; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Doncaster to Birmingham train time is 1 h 29 min   covering the 78 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Doncaster to Birmingham leaves at 05: 36. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Doncaster to Birmingham leaves at 21: 12.
There are 16 trains a day from Doncaster to Birmingham which require at least one change with CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Doncaster to Birmingham train with CrossCountry, East Coast or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Doncaster and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 12.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Doncaster, which is located around 0.5 miles (770 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Doncaster to Birmingham is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham from Doncaster including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Doncaster and Birmingham

Doncaster
Birmingham
Doncaster is the most popular Doncaster railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Doncaster for your journey to Birmingham.
Amenities at station
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Public transport options for Doncaster
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the front of the station and park in the station overflow car park.

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