Doncaster to Plymouth by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    23:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 14m

Travelling from Doncaster to Plymouth by train

The fastest trains from Doncaster to Plymouth take around 5 hours and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 406 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Plymouth.

Journeys between Doncaster and Plymouth 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 35 departures on the route from Doncaster to Plymouth 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 53 departures. The duration is normally about 5 hours and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Plymouth is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 06:00 and the last train is around 23:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 07:02, and the last at 22:42.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Doncaster to Plymouth 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 Plymouth by train.

Which trains operate between Doncaster and Plymouth?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • First Hull Trains
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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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