There are 4 ways to get from Pontefract to Doncaster by train, bus, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Pontefract, England and Doncaster, England?
Grand Central operates a train from Pontefract to Doncaster 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Arriva Yorkshire operates a bus from Pontefract to Doncaster hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.
Train from Pontefract Monkhill to Doncaster
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $8 - $14
- Advanced Single
- $6 - $9
- Anytime Single
- $3 - $6
- Anytime Day Single
- $8 - $14
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Pontefract to Doncaster?
The distance between Pontefract and Doncaster is 22 km. The road distance is 24 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Pontefract to Doncaster?
The cheapest way to get from Pontefract to Doncaster is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Pontefract to Doncaster?
The quickest way to get from Pontefract to Doncaster is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs £40 - £55.
Is there a direct train between Pontefract and Doncaster?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pontefract Monkhill and arriving at Doncaster. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.
Is there a direct bus between Pontefract and Doncaster?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pontefract, Southgate General Hospital (Pontefarct General Hospital) and arriving at Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange (Frenchgate Shopping Centre). Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.
How long does it take to get from Pontefract to Doncaster?
The train from Pontefract Monkhill to Doncaster takes 26 min including transfers and departs three times a day.