There are 6 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Doncaster by train, bus, night train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster

$32 - $133

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Doncaster National Express

$19 - $24

4 alternative options

Night train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the night train from London Euston to Doncaster

$31 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Doncaster 166.1 miles

$35 - $55

Tube, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the Tube from Waterloo Underground Station to Paddington Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster

$97 - $279

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster

$123 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Doncaster is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Doncaster is to train which costs £24 - £110 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Doncaster is 147 miles. The road distance is 166.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Waterloo Station to Doncaster, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterloo Station to Doncaster. However, there are services departing from Waterloo, County Hall and arriving at Doncaster via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station, England and Doncaster, England?

LNER operates a train from Waterloo Station to Doncaster hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Waterloo Station to Doncaster once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $80
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$23 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from London Euston to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Bus operators

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