Doncaster to Loughborough by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 27m
  • Distance
    83 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 28m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Loughborough by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Loughborough take around 1 hour and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 83 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Loughborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Loughborough?

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

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Doncaster to Loughborough every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 30 departures.

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

The Doncaster to Loughborough train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Loughborough is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 05:38, and the last at 23:22.

When to book Doncaster to Loughborough 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 Loughborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Loughborough?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • 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.

Loughborough to Doncaster by train

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