Edinburgh to Doncaster train

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Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Cheapest

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

London North Eastern Railway
10:002h53
Edinburgh
12:53Doncaster
£501One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:002h57
Edinburgh
11:57Doncaster
£701One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:304h23
Edinburgh
13:53Doncaster
£761One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEdinburgh to Doncaster

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 19 May
London North Eastern Railway
09:304h23
Edinburgh
13:53Doncaster
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:002h57
Edinburgh
11:57Doncaster
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
10:002h53
Edinburgh
12:53Doncaster
0 changes

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Train times from Edinburgh to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for 19 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 53 m

Average

3 h 24 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

301 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Edinburgh for Doncaster every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
10:002h53
Edinburgh
12:53Doncaster
£501One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:002h57
Edinburgh
11:57Doncaster
£701One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:304h23
Edinburgh
13:53Doncaster
£761One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster

distanceDistance186 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€67)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast or CrossCountry

Trains from Edinburgh to Doncaster cover the 186 miles long trip taking on average 2 h 53 min with our travel partners like East Coast or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £61, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Doncaster.

Train companies: East Coast and CrossCountry trains Edinburgh to Doncaster

You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Doncaster with East Coast and CrossCountry for as low as £53. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Edinburgh to Doncaster train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 54 min
  • Cheapest Price: £53
  • East Coast frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Edinburgh to Doncaster train

FAQs: Travel by train from Edinburgh to Doncaster 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 Edinburgh to Doncaster.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Edinburgh to Doncaster can start from as little as £45 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Edinburgh to Doncaster is £61; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Edinburgh and Doncaster is on average 2 h 53 min   for the 186 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Edinburgh to Doncaster by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Edinburgh to Doncaster leaves at 07: 04. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Edinburgh to Doncaster leaves at 15: 30.
There are 16 trains a day from Edinburgh to Doncaster which require at least one change with East Coast or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Edinburgh to Doncaster train with East Coast or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Edinburgh to Doncaster as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Doncaster, located 0.5 miles (770 m) away from the city centre.

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

Important Stations and Airports in Edinburgh and Doncaster

Edinburgh
Doncaster
The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your trip from Edinburgh to Doncaster.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transport options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Waterloo Place, pick up across from Apex Hotel and drop off outside the Apex Hotel.
Metro: No metro available.
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Gateway
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stops outside the station
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Edinburgh Park
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Platform 2 bus stop, adjacent to Herminston Gate
Edinburgh, Airport
HomeTrainsTrain Times to Doncaster Edinburgh to Doncaster train

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