Doncaster to Manchester by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Doncaster to Manchester by train
Fast trains from Doncaster to Manchester take around 1 hour and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Doncaster and Manchester.
1. Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Manchester?
Direct trains from Doncaster to Manchester have been found.
We usually find around 22 direct trains on the route from Doncaster to Manchester every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Doncaster to Manchester?
The Doncaster to Manchester train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Doncaster to Manchester train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Doncaster around 05:38 and the last train is around 21:42.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Doncaster around 05:38, and the last at 21:44.
What's the Doncaster to Manchester train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Doncaster to Manchester are $10.15.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $16, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Doncaster to Manchester 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 Manchester by train.
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Which train companies operate between Doncaster and Manchester?
More than one train company operates on the route from Doncaster to Manchester, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- First TransPennine Express
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Manchester to Doncaster by train