There are 10 ways to get from Aberdeen to Doncaster by train, bus, night train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Doncaster

$55 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12) G92 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange M20

$56 - $94

8 alternative options

Train via Edinburgh  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Doncaster

$61 - $245

Train, night train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdeen to Perth
  2. Take the night train from Perth to Doncaster

$67 - $93

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Aberdeen to Doncaster 371.3 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Manchester (MAN) ABZ - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster

$72 - $184

Fly to Humberside, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Humberside (HUY) ABZ - HUY
  2. Take the train from Barnetby to Doncaster

$91 - $278

Fly to Newcastle, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Newcastle (NCL) ABZ - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Doncaster

$139 - $409

Fly to Durham, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Durham (MME) ABZ - MME
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Doncaster

$120 - $406

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Birmingham (BHX) ABZ - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Doncaster

$101 - $274

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberdeen to Doncaster is to train and night train which costs £50 - £75 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdeen to Doncaster is to fly and train which costs £100 - £320 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Aberdeen and Doncaster is 255 miles. The road distance is 371.3 miles.

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The train from Aberdeen to Doncaster takes 5 h 33 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdeen station to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from Union Square Bus Station and arriving at Doncaster Town Centre, St Sepulchre Gate West (Hexthorpe Bridge) via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) and Meadowhall Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aberdeen and arriving at Doncaster. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdeen, Scotland and Doncaster, England?

LNER operates a train from Aberdeen to Doncaster 6 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 33 min. CrossCountry also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberdeen to Doncaster via Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12), Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2), and Meadowhall Interchange in around 10 h 36 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Manchester via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Aberdeen to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,400
Flights from Aberdeen to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Humberside via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Aberdeen to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Darlington to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$130 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
Train from Newcastle to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Darlington to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Aberdeen to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Aberdeen to Perth
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $35
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Perth to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$196
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Train from Barnetby to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Union Square Bus Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 11 & 12)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2) to Meadowhall Interchange
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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