Doncaster travel guide

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You're Going to Love Doncaster

With a population of 67,670, Doncaster is a must-see destination in England, United Kingdom.

Where to Eat in Doncaster

If you’re looking for affordable options, La Fiesta (45 Doncaster Road) and The Big Smoke (Wood St) are great picks.

When to visit Doncaster

Doncaster in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Doncaster in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Doncaster


When flying to Doncaster, you’ll arrive at Doncaster Sheffield (DSA), which is located 9 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Doncaster from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h.


Avanti West Coast is the most popular train carrier serving Doncaster, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Doncaster to Liverpool takes 0h 34m and costs around $17 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Stoke-on-Trent, expect to pay about $30 for a 0h 59m trip. Located 0.5 km from the city centre, Doncaster is the busiest station in Doncaster. Another popular train station is Doncaster Hatfield & Stainforth, located 10 km from the centre.


Another option to get to Doncaster is to pick up a car hire from London, which is about 235 km from Doncaster. You’ll find branches of GREEN MOTION and DRIVALIA , among others, in London.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Doncaster, including FlixBus, National Express and Megabus. From Liverpool, the bus ride to Doncaster takes 72 km and will cost you around $24. From Leeds, the ticket costs about $17 for a journey of 113 km. Doncaster’s bus station is located 22 km from the city centre.

Airports near Doncaster

Airlines serving Doncaster

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (2,059 reviews)
Air France
Good (836 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,268 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
Good (4,018 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (202 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (757 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Cathay Pacific
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Where to stay in Doncaster

Average rates range from around $126 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $94 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Doncaster

Most booked hotels in Doncaster

Leonardo Hotel Sheffield
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
Days Inn by Wyndham Sheffield M1
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
Mercure Sheffield St Paul's Hotel & Spa
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
ibis budget Sheffield Arena
Good (6.7, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Doncaster

Expect to pay $3.21 per litre in Doncaster (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.48 and $51.30.