Trains to Doncaster

Visitors will have plenty of things to do in this South Yorkshire town, with its thriving nightlife, vast array of shops and world-famous nightlife. Whether you’re looking for a cheap family day out or a weekend away, the town offers something for everybody. With the regular trains to Doncaster, travelling with the family has never been easier. 

Family-friendly attractions like Cusworth Hall, Yorkshire Wildlife Park and The Dome Leisure Centre will keep the kids happy on days out and there’s also a huge selection of high street shops and unique restaurants to explore. Doncaster’s ideal if you enjoy a spot of bar hopping, as there’s over 40 bars and clubs within a few minutes’ walk of each other around the Silver Street area of the town.

You can expect a warm welcome and comfortable journey whilst travelling on board our trains. We run regular trains from Hull to Doncaster, calling at Brough, Howden and Selby en route. Plus we offer trains from Doncaster to London, also stopping at Retford and Grantham. Details of our train times to Doncaster can be found in the Travel Information section of the website.

Getting a train to Doncaster has never been easier with Hull Trains. So, whether you’re looking for a cheap family day out or a weekend away, the city offers something for everybody. 



Doncaster Station

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Station Court

Take one of our trains to Doncaster and you’ll find that the station is located right in the heart of the town centre.

If you want to hit the shops straight away you can easily head right to the Frenchgate Shopping Centre, which is directly next door to the station. You’re also just a short walk from the bus interchange if you need to continue your journey.

The Information services desk is open Monday to Friday from 05:00 to 01:30, Saturday from 05:00 to 00:30 and Sunday from 07:45 to 00:30.

Ticket office

The ticket office is open from 05:15 to 20:00, Monday to Thursday, Friday 05:15 to 21:00, Saturday 05:15 to 20:00 on Saturday and 08:00 to 20:00 on Sunday.

Car park

There are 73 with 4 accessible car parking spaces available directly in front of the station. The following charges apply Monday to Friday:

Daily rate: £16.00
Off peak rate: £6.00
Hourly rate: £2.00

Alternatively, rail users can park in the adjacent Frenchgate Shopping Centre car park (please note that separate charges apply).


Taxis are usually available at the taxi rank, located directly outside the station. If you plan to arrive early in the morning or late at night, it is advisable to book your taxi in advance by calling Doncaster Station Taxis on 01302 368 636.


Local buses leave from the Frenchgate Interchange, just outside the train station. A regular bus service to the nearby Robin Hood Airport is available. For timetable information and to plan your onward journey, visit the Travel South Yorkshire website.

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