Doncaster to Kettering by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    23:51
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 48m
  • Distance
    129 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 23m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Kettering by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Kettering take around 1 hour and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 129 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Kettering.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Kettering?

Journeys between Doncaster and Kettering 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 25 departures on the route from Doncaster to Kettering 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 22 departures.

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

The Doncaster to Kettering train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Kettering is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 05:38, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Doncaster to Kettering 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 Kettering by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Kettering?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Hull Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

Kettering to Doncaster by train

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