Directions from Doncaster to Gainsborough

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Recommended option

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Gainsborough Lea Road

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Hall Gate to Gainsborough, King Street 98

$11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Doncaster to Gainsborough 21 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Doncaster to Gainsborough 21 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Doncaster, England and Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England?

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Doncaster to Gainsborough 4 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 23 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Lincolnshire operates a bus from Doncaster to Gainsborough every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Gainsborough Lea Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$9 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Hall Gate to Gainsborough, King Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
RoadCar - Stagecoach Lincs
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Hall Gate to Gainsborough, King Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Doncaster to Gainsborough
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Doncaster and Gainsborough is 29 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Doncaster to Gainsborough is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Doncaster to Gainsborough is to train which takes 23 min and costs £8 - £12.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Doncaster and arriving at Gainsborough Lea Road. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Doncaster Town Centre, Hall Gate and arriving at Gainsborough, King Street. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

The train from Doncaster to Gainsborough Lea Road takes 23 min including transfers and departs four times a day.