Doncaster to Shipley by train

  • First train
    06:01
  • Last train
    21:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    53m
  • Distance
    54 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    35
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 6m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Doncaster to Shipley by train

Fast trains from Doncaster to Shipley take around 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 54 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Shipley.

1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Shipley?

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

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Doncaster to Shipley 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 34 departures.

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

The Doncaster to Shipley train travel time is normally about 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Shipley is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 06:01 and the last train is around 21:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 07:26, and the last at 21:45.

When to book Doncaster to Shipley 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 Shipley by train.

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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Shipley?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

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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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