There are 3 ways to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockport
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Doncaster

$45 - $84

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Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Market Place (Stop A) 16
  2. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange C1) 65
  3. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Doncaster Town Centre, St Sepulchre Gate West (Hexthorpe Bridge) X78

$19 - $25

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Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster 83.8 miles

$18 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stoke-on-Trent station to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) and arriving at Doncaster Town Centre, St Sepulchre Gate West (Hexthorpe Bridge) via Buxton, Market Place and Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Doncaster via Stockport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and Doncaster is 57 miles. The road distance is 83.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster without a car is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £30 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster, including transfers.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster bus services, operated by D&G Bus, arrive at Hanley, Bus Station (stand C).

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Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £30 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £19 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster.
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  • Distance: 56.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Stoke-on-Trent, England and Doncaster, England?

You can take a train from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster via Stockport in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster via Buxton, Market Place (Stop A), Buxton, Market Place, Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange C1), and Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange in around 4 h 47 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
D&G Bus
Phone
01782 332337
Email
info@dgbus.co.uk
Website
dgbus.co.uk
Bus from Hanley, Bus Station (stand C) to Buxton, Market Place (Stop A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
dgbus.co.uk
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange C1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place (Stop A) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange (Sheffield Interchange D2)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com

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Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster bus services, operated by First, arrive at Doncaster Town Centre, St Sepulchre Gate West (Hexthorpe Bridge) station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Doncaster station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Doncaster.

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