Public transport

Travel by train or bus

Useful information on how to get to the airport by public transport:

By train

Doncaster train station: regular services connect to/from Sheffield, Leeds, York, Newcastle, Darlington, Hull, Scunthorpe, Retford, Lincoln Central and many more. London Kings Cross is only 1 hour 35 mins away too.
From Doncaster train station walk to the Interchange and catch the 57a or 57c bus service which drops off at the Doncaster Sheffield Airport terminal.

Sheffield train station: From Sheffield, connect onward to Doncaster train station or catch the 737 bus service from the Sheffield Interchange to the airport terminal. For more information read below.

By bus

Buses to/from Doncaster: the 57a and 57c bus services stop directly at the airport terminal and terminate at the Doncaster Interchange. Both services operate 7 days a week from approximately 5am until midnight, with a slightly reduced service on Sundays. Journeys take between 18 and 48 minutes depending on the time of day.

View 57a and 57c timetable

Buses to/from Sheffield:  the X6 is a direct service departing Sheffield Interchange at 0430 Monday to Friday, and at 0652 on Saturday and Sunday.  The first X6 departing from the terminal sets off at 0535 Monday to Friday, at 0844 on Saturday and at 0810 on Sunday.  Journey from Sheffield Interchange takes around 65 minutes to the airport.

Last X6 bus to Doncaster Sheffield Airport leaves Sheffield Interchange at 2205 everyday. The last bus from Doncaster Sheffield Airport to Sheffield leaves at 2310 Mon-Sat and 2210 on Sundays.

View X6 timetable    Find out more

Where can I find more information?

The excellent can help you search bus and rail timetables and plan your journey to the airport, and for changes and the latest updates see the Travel South Yorkshire Live Twitter Feed @TravelSYorks.

Other useful links

First South Yorkshire
Twitter: @FirstSouthYorks

Stagecoach Yorkshire
Twitter: @StagecoachYrks

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