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There are 6 ways to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Doncaster

$15 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus First  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Sheffield Centre, FS4 43 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Doncaster Town Centre, St Sepulchre Gate West X78

$3 - $5

4 alternative options

Train Northern Rail  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Chesterfield to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Doncaster

$11 - $85

Bus RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tapton, Balmoak Lane to Worksop, Bus Station 77
  2. Take the bus from Worksop, Bus Station to Doncaster Town Centre, WS1 21 / ...

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chesterfield to Doncaster 27.8 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Chesterfield to Doncaster 27.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 2 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chesterfield to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from Tapton, Balmoak Lane and arriving at Doncaster Town Centre, WS1 via Worksop, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chesterfield and arriving at Doncaster. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Chesterfield and Doncaster is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs £11 - £40.

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The train from Chesterfield to Doncaster takes 47 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Chesterfield to Doncaster bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Midlands, depart from Tapton, Balmoak Lane station.

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Chesterfield to Doncaster train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Chesterfield station.

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The best way to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster is to train which takes 47 min and costs £11 - £40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Chesterfield to Doncaster.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Chesterfield, England and Doncaster, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Chesterfield to Doncaster 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 47 min. East Midlands Trains also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chesterfield to Doncaster via Worksop, Bus Station in around 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Chesterfield to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $15
Train from Sheffield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Train from Chesterfield to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$2 - $4
Off-Peak Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Single
$8 - $12
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chesterfield to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach East Midlands
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tapton, Balmoak Lane to Worksop, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands
Bus from Worksop, Bus Station to Doncaster Town Centre, WS1
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Midlands
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tapton, Balmoak Lane to Worksop, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Sheffield Centre, FS4
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Chesterfield
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Worksop, Bus Station to Doncaster Town Centre, WS1
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Whittington Moor, Donkey Derby to Sheffield Centre, FS4
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Other operators
Taxi from Chesterfield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Chesterfield to Doncaster bus services, operated by RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs, arrive at Doncaster Town Centre, WS1 station.

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Chesterfield to Doncaster train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Doncaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chesterfield to Doncaster is 28 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Chesterfield to Doncaster.

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