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Trains Doncaster to Scunthorpe: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Doncaster to Scunthorpe?

Prices will vary when you travel from Doncaster to Scunthorpe. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 2,971.20 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as £ 32.40, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Doncaster to Scunthorpe by train

Best price £ 32.40
Journey duration 28 min
Connections per day 5
First departure 19:39
Last departure 17:08
Distance 19.9 mi
Departure Doncaster
Arrival Scunthorpe
Carriers Nationalrail, First transpennine express, Northern rail

Route Summary by Train

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£ 32.40
Maximum price
£ 6,480

Doncaster - Scunthorpe


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£ 4.29

Friday, May 6th 2022
Doncaster Interchange Bus Station - Scunthorpe Doncaster Rd
14:40 - 15:20
CO2: 1.14kg

How long is the journey from Doncaster to Scunthorpe by train?

In order to get from Doncaster to Scunthorpe faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Doncaster and Scunthorpe will complete the journey in 23 min. On average, it will take you about 28 min to travel the 20.5 mi between Doncaster and Scunthorpe.

What time are the departures from Doncaster to Scunthorpe?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Doncaster to Scunthorpe leaving at 19:39. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:08.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

What are the stations on the Doncaster to Scunthorpe route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Doncaster from the following stations: Doncaster [ DON ], Doncaster and Scunthorpe. Arriving at Scunthorpe, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Scunthorpe [ SCU ], Scunthorpe and Doncaster. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Scunthorpe.

How many daily journeys are there from Doncaster to Scunthorpe?

You will be able to travel from Doncaster to Scunthorpe using companies such as First transpennine express and Northern rail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 5 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 6 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Doncaster to Scunthorpe using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 5 direct connections from Doncaster to Scunthorpe each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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