Doncaster to London Kings Cross

Fast, frequent and great value

When it comes to bringing Doncaster and London together, no one does it better than us. Not only can we get you into the heart of the capital in as little as 1h38, we do it more times per day than anyone else (54 to be precise).

If you’re in London and feel like heading to Doncaster for a flutter on the world’s oldest classic, the St. Leger, or you’re in Doncaster and fancy popping down to see the Queen, it really couldn’t be easier. Simply book your travel on a LNER train below.

Doncaster (DON)
to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Thursday 22 April 2021
Journey planner results
Departs Dep Arrives Arr Duration Dur Changes Chg Status Status
22:17 Plat 3B 07:05 Plat 5B 08h 48m 3
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:17

Leg summary
22:17 Plat 3B 22:45 Plat 5B 00h 28m On time

Northern from Doncaster to Sheffield

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:21

Leg summary
23:21 Plat 5B 00:04 Plat 4 00h 43m On time

East Midlands Railway from Sheffield to Derby

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 04:40

Leg summary
04:40 06:54 02h 14m On time

East Midlands Railway from Derby to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:04

Leg summary
07:04 07:05 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

22:44 Plat 3B 07:05 Plat 6B 08h 21m 4
Cancelled Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:44

Leg summary
22:44 Plat 3B 23:20 Plat 6B 00h 36m On time

TransPennine Express from Doncaster to Sheffield

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:39

Leg summary
23:39 Plat 1B 00:45 01h 06m On time

East Midlands Railway from Sheffield to Nottingham

Cancelled This service has been cancelled

Leg summary
01:42 02:27 00h 45m Cancelled

East Midlands Railway from Nottingham to Derby

Missed connection This service is scheduled to depart at 04:40

Leg summary
04:40 06:54 02h 14m Delayed

East Midlands Railway from Derby to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:04

Leg summary
07:04 07:05 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

22:44 Plat 3B 07:47 Plat 6B 09h 03m 3
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 22:44

Leg summary
22:44 Plat 3B 23:20 Plat 6B 00h 36m On time

TransPennine Express from Doncaster to Sheffield

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 23:39

Leg summary
23:39 Plat 1B 00:45 01h 06m On time

East Midlands Railway from Sheffield to Nottingham

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:32

Leg summary
05:32 07:36 02h 04m On time

East Midlands Railway from Nottingham to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:46

Leg summary
07:46 07:47 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

Friday 23 April 2021
05:37 08:10 02h 33m 2
On time Details Journey uses an LNER train

DO NOT TRAVEL to / from London Kings Cross on Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

Major engineering work is taking place over the weekend. Customers should travel on alternative dates if possible.

LNER - DO NOT TRAVEL TO OR FROM LONDON KINGS CROSS

LNER services are reduced and there will be no trains to and from London Kings Cross due to East Coast Upgrade engineering work. You must have a seat reservation to travel with LNER.

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:37

Leg summary
05:37 07:27 01h 50m On time

London North Eastern Railway from Doncaster to Stevenage

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 07:31

Leg summary
07:31 07:59 00h 28m On time

Thameslink from Stevenage to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 08:09

Leg summary
08:09 08:10 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

05:58 09:06 03h 08m 1
On time Details

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 05:58

Leg summary
05:58 08:55 02h 57m On time

East Midlands Railway from Doncaster to London St Pancras International

On time This service is scheduled to depart at 09:05

Leg summary
09:05 09:06 00h 01m On time

from London St Pancras International to London Kings Cross

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Doncaster to London Kings Cross

Average travel time
1h 56m

Doncaster to London Kings Cross

Distance
144 miles

Doncaster to London Kings Cross

First LNER train
05:07
Last LNER train
21:42

How many trains per day travel this route?

Approximately 42 trains per day.