Doncaster station
Station Court
South Yorkshire

Station information


Staffing level

Full time

Cash Machines

Located on concourse

Baby Changing


Various coffee shops and food outlets available for refreshments

Self-Service Fastticket


Step Free Access

This station has step free access to all platforms.

This station is a category A station according to the Office of Rail and Road station classification system

Doncaster has a RNIB Map for All located outside the main entrance adjacent to the taxi rank

Staff can deploy station ramps at all times when trains are operating through this station to help customers who need step-free access board any train at this station. Where in circumstances beyond our control station staff are not available, on train staff can deploy the on board ramp if necessary.

Accessible Ticket Machines


Accessible Booking Office Counter

Staff Help Available

Opening hours
Monday - Friday
05:15 - 01:30
05:15 - 01:15
07:30 - 01:30
When arriving for booked or turn-up-and-go assistance, the meeting point is the Customer Information Point on the main concourse (or ticket office outside the times of 08:15 - 18:00). Staff are available to provide Passenger Assist at all times that trains are operating for customers who have booked or who travel as turn-up-and-go. Assistance is available both to board/alight trains and also navigating around the station.

Seated Area

Waiting Room

This station has heated waiting rooms available. Seating is available at an accessible height in the waiting room and on platforms

Platform 3 opening hours - 05:00 - 22:30

Platform 4 North Waiting Room opening hours -  05:00 - 01:30

Platform 4 South Waiting Room opening hours  - 05:00 - 22:30



The toilets are adjacent to Platforms 3 and 4. The National key toilets are located on Platforms 3a and 8; these toilets are operated by a RADAR key. A RADAR key is available from the Customer Information Points on Platforms 4 and 8. Toilet opening hours are at all times that the station is open.

Wheelchairs Available

Ramp For Train Access

Induction Loop

Impaired Mobility Set Down

station front

Car Parking

Car Parking

MSCP Frenchgate Shopping Centre

Spaces - 500
Off-peak: £6.75
Per Hour: £2.50
Per Day: £13.50
Weekly: £54.00
Monthly: £N/A
Three Months: £N/A
Six Months: £N/A
Annual: £1485.00


Bus/Travel link

Information to plan your onward journey is available in a printable format here

Taxi Rank

Doncaster is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operator who accept bookings is Doncaster Station Taxis 01302 368 636

First Class

First Class Lounge

Opening hours

Monday - Sunday 06:00 - 20:45



Platform 3A

Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all LNER First Class Lounges

Tickets Accepted 

  • Fully inter-available First Class Season Ticket (i.e. tickets not specific to one train company)
  • Any First Class Anytime ticket valid for travel on the LNER route
  • Any LNER First Class packages
  • LNER First Advance (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Reader Offer (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER First Class Flat Fare (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • LNER Self Print First Class Upgrade voucher (routed LNER/LNER & connections)
  • Inclusive Tour Tickets
  • Weekend First

  Restricted tickets

  • All First Class tickets valid only on other train operators, including Caledonian Sleepers


Toilets, Newspapers.


Complimentary: tea/coffee/hot chocolate/orange juice/water/ biscuits




Not available

Travel centre opening hours

Monday - Friday
05:45 - 20:00
06:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 18:00

Two machines on concourse and three machines inside travel centre.

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Related FAQs

Does the station have cycle storage?

Doncaster has a sizable 63 cycle stands for those who want to take their bike to the station. They’re protected from the weather and by CCTV. Security patrols every two hours give you even more peace of mind.

Where can I find the rail replacement services?

Don't worry if you need a rail replacement from Doncaster. Just go to this page to find out the latest information. Replacement coach services depart from the station entrance

Where is the nearest taxi rank?

As a large station, you can expect Doncaster’s taxi rank to be operating at most times, although it may be best to book if it’s really late or early. If you’re looking for a taxi company then try Doncaster Station Taxis on 01302 368 636.

Are bus services available from the station?

They are and you’ll find they can take you to most of the places you want to go.

Is there airport connectivity from the station?

The romantically named Robin Hood (Doncaster Sheffield) airport can be reached using buses from Doncaster Interchange, next to the station. There’s also a regular shuttle service (707) operated by Wilfreda Beehive as well as other buses from First Group and Stagecoach.