Wakefield to Doncaster by train

  • First train
    05:18
  • Last train
    23:44
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    16m
  • Distance
    30 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    50
  • Avg. journey time
    26m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Wakefield to Doncaster by train

Fast trains from Wakefield to Doncaster take around 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 30 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Doncaster.

1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Doncaster?

Direct trains from Wakefield to Doncaster have been found.

We usually find around 49 direct trains on the route from Wakefield to Doncaster every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 56 departures.

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

The Wakefield to Doncaster train travel time is normally about 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Doncaster is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:18 and the last train is around 23:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 05:18, and the last at 22:35.

When to book Wakefield to Doncaster 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 Wakefield to Doncaster by train.

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Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Doncaster?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • 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

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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