Wakefield to Doncaster train

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Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Cheapest

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

Northern Rail
08:350h32
Wakefield
09:07Doncaster
£41One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:370h31
Wakefield
07:08Doncaster
£61One-way
0 changes

Train timetableWakefield to Doncaster

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 20 May
Northern Rail
08:350h32
Wakefield
09:07Doncaster
0 changes
Northern Rail
06:370h31
Wakefield
07:08Doncaster
0 changes

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Train times from Wakefield to Doncaster

Showing times and prices for 20 May

Fastest Journey

31 m

Average

31 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

30 km

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

Northern Rail
06:370h31
Wakefield
07:08Doncaster
£61One-way
0 changes
Northern Rail
08:350h32
Wakefield
09:07Doncaster
£41One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Wakefield to Doncaster

distanceDistance18 miles
durationAverage train duration17 min
priceAverage train ticket price£4 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesNorthern Rail (3), East Coast or Grand Central Trains

Trains from Wakefield to Doncaster cover the 18 miles long trip taking on average 17 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail (3), East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £4, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £3. Travellers depart most frequently from Wakefield Westgate and arrive in Doncaster.

Train companies: East Coast, Northern Rail (3) and Grand Central Trains trains Wakefield to Doncaster

You can travel by train from Wakefield to Doncaster with East Coast, Northern Rail (3) and Grand Central Trains for as low as £4. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains from Wakefield to Doncaster. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Northern Rail (3) from Wakefield to Doncaster train information:

  • Average Duration: 31 min
  • Cheapest Price: £4
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 8 a day

FAQs: Wakefield to Doncaster train

FAQs: Travel by train from Wakefield 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 Wakefield to Doncaster.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Doncaster can start from as little as £3 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wakefield to Doncaster is £4; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Wakefield to Doncaster train time is 17 min   covering the 18 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wakefield to Doncaster leaves at 06: 37. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wakefield to Doncaster leaves at 15: 28.
There are 25 trains a day from Wakefield to Doncaster which require at least one change with Northern Rail (3), East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Wakefield to Doncaster you can take a train with Northern Rail (3), East Coast or Grand Central Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Wakefield and Doncaster on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wakefield Westgate, which is located around 0.5 miles (806 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 for a train from Wakefield to Doncaster is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Doncaster from Wakefield including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Wakefield and Doncaster

Wakefield
Doncaster
The major railway station for departures from Wakefield is Wakefield Westgate. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wakefield Westgate for your trip to Doncaster from Wakefield.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 722 5333
Public transport options for Wakefield Westgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transport options for Wakefield Kirkgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.
Wakefield Westgate or Wakefield KirkgateAccessibility
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