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

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Train via Edinburgh

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Doncaster

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Hamilton, Scotland to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. Take the bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange

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Train

  1. Take the train from Motherwell to Wakefield Westgate

Night train

  1. Take the night train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster

Drive

  1. Drive from East Kilbride to Doncaster

Fly Glasgow to Manchester, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Manchester (MAN)
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Birmingham

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Birmingham (BHX)
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
  5. Take the train from Sheffield to Doncaster

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to London Luton

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Luton (LTN)
  4. Take the train from Stevenage to Doncaster

Fly Glasgow to London Stansted, train

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to London Stansted (STN)
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly to Birmingham

  1. Take the train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Birmingham (BHX)
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
  5. Take the train from Sheffield to Doncaster

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The cheapest way to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster is to bus which costs £18 - £25 and takes 10h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Kilbride station to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride, Bus Station and arriving at Doncaster via Hamilton, Scotland, Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station and Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Kilbride to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from East Kilbride and arriving at Doncaster via Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 26m.

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The distance between East Kilbride and Doncaster is 198 miles. The road distance is 232.7 miles.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster without a car is to train via Edinburgh which takes 5h 26m and costs £40 - £330.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster, including transfers.

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East Kilbride to Doncaster bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hamilton, Scotland station.

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East Kilbride to Doncaster train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, depart from Glasgow Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster is to train via Edinburgh which takes 5h 26m and costs £40 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £25 and takes 10h 28m.

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Map of how to get from East Kilbride to Doncaster.
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  • Distance: 198.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between East Kilbride, Scotland and Doncaster, England?

You can take a train from East Kilbride to Doncaster via Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street, and Edinburgh in around 5h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East Kilbride to Doncaster via Hamilton, Bus Station, Hamilton, Scotland, Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station, and Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street in around 10h 28m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £260
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£24 - £120
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Flights from Glasgow to London Stansted via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £210
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£21 - £140
Flights from Glasgow to London Luton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£23 - £190
Flights from Edinburgh to Birmingham via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£17 - £210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £330
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£140 - £700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£150 - £490
Flights from Glasgow to Birmingham via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£140 - £550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £600
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £30
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £30
Train from East Kilbride to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£3 - £7
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£3 - £5
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£5 - £7
Train from Glasgow Central to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2 - £5
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£3 - £5
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £29
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£23 - £29
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Glasgow Queen Street Low Level to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£38 - £42
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£38 - £42
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£170 - £200
Sleeper Berth Classic
£55 - £75
Night train from Glasgow Central to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£43 - £47
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Seat
£43 - £47
Sleeper Berth Club Solo
£200 - £230
Sleeper Berth Classic
£120 - £160
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £250
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£110 - £160
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£170 - £250
Train from Stevenage to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £24
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£10 - £110
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£75 - £110
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£100 - £270
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£100 - £130
Anytime Day 1st Class
£190 - £270
Train from Motherwell to Wakefield Westgate
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£120 - £300
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£120 - £150
Anytime Day 1st Class
£210 - £300
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Sheffield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£22 - £95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£22 - £26
Anytime Day 1st Class
£65 - £95
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £50
Anytime Day 1st Class
£95 - £140
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£11 - £16
Off-Peak Day Single
£16 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £35
Train from Sheffield to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £18
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £18
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Stevenage to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50
Super Off-Peak Single
£50 - £70
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £65
Anytime Single
£60 - £75
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Hamilton, Scotland to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Hulleys of Baslow
Phone
01246 582246
Email
office2008@hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Website
hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Manchester Central Coach Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Hulleys of Baslow

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Manchester Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 30m and has one stopover.

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East Kilbride to Doncaster bus services, operated by Hulleys of Baslow, arrive at Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between East Kilbride to Doncaster is 233 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from East Kilbride to Doncaster.

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Aer Lingus, KLM, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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