Bournemouth to Doncaster by train

  • First train
    05:15
  • Last train
    23:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 15m
  • Distance
    315 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 7m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bournemouth to Doncaster by train

Fast trains from Bournemouth to Doncaster take around 4 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 315 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Doncaster.

1. Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Doncaster?

Journeys between Bournemouth and Doncaster usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Bournemouth to Doncaster every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bournemouth to Doncaster?

The Bournemouth to Doncaster train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bournemouth to Doncaster train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Doncaster is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 05:15 and the last train is around 23:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 06:16, and the last at 23:58.

When to book Bournemouth to Doncaster train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bournemouth to Doncaster by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Doncaster?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bournemouth to Doncaster, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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