Duration 2h 56m
Distance 212 miles
Average price £65
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Edinburgh and Doncaster takes 2h 56m and the fastest train takes 2h 51m. There is a train service every few hours from Edinburgh to Doncaster. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2h 54m

  1. Edinburgh
  2. Doncaster
2h 54m
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£20 - £120

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Want to know about travelling from Edinburgh to Doncaster? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Doncaster. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Doncaster is 188 miles. The road distance is 212 miles.

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Edinburgh to Doncaster train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Doncaster train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Doncaster station.

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There are 178+ hotels available in Doncaster. Prices start at £75 per night.

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What companies run services between Edinburgh and Doncaster?

LNER operates a train from Edinburgh to Doncaster hourly. Tickets cost £20 - £28 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Single
£75 - £120
Off-Peak Single
£75 - £120
Train from Edinburgh to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Single
£75 - £120
Off-Peak Single
£75 - £120
Train from Derby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£21 - £35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50

Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£42 - £46

About Caledonian Sleeper

Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£42 - £46
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£42 - £46
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£190 - £220
Sleeper Berth Classic
£100 - £140

Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Off-Peak Day Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35

Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Train from Derby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£20 - £28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Single
£19 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£20 - £28
Anytime Single
£27 - £40

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