Doncaster to Basingstoke by train

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    22:44
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 11m
  • Distance
    251 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    77
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 36m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Basingstoke by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Basingstoke take around 3 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 251 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Basingstoke.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Basingstoke?

Journeys between Doncaster and Basingstoke usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 78 departures on the route from Doncaster to Basingstoke 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 75 departures.

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

The Doncaster to Basingstoke train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Basingstoke is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:37 and the last train is around 22:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 06:03, and the last at 21:58.

When to book Doncaster to Basingstoke 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 Doncaster to Basingstoke by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Basingstoke?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express

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

Basingstoke to Doncaster by train

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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