Doncaster to Edinburgh by train
Travelling from Doncaster to Edinburgh by train
Fast trains from Doncaster to Edinburgh take around 2 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 301 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Edinburgh.
1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Edinburgh?
Direct trains from Doncaster to Edinburgh have been found.
We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Doncaster to Edinburgh every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 34 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Edinburgh?
The Doncaster to Edinburgh train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Doncaster to Edinburgh train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Edinburgh is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 06:15 and the last train is around 21:10.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 06:10, and the last at 20:10.
What's the Doncaster to Edinburgh train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Doncaster to Edinburgh are $28.19.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $54 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $61. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Doncaster to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh by train.
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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Edinburgh?
More than one train company operates on the route from Doncaster to Edinburgh, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
- Virgin East Coast
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Edinburgh to Doncaster by train