Please only travel if essential on Sunday 3 December, services are expected to be extremely busy due to industrial action and engineering work affecting other train operators - more information

We are aware of the ASLEF Union's plans for industrial action at CrossCountry on Thursday 7 December, and action short of a strike between Friday 1 to Saturday 9 December – more information

Trains from Doncaster to Darlington

Running 3 times a day with CrossCountry*

*Based on scheduled timetable

Take advantage of discounted train tickets up to 15 minutes prior to departure, when you purchase Advance tickets.

Enjoy your journey from Doncaster to Darlington when you travel with CrossCountry. With no need to worry about traffic, getting lost, or where to park the car, travelling by train is the easiest and most comfortable way to connect with the people and places you love.

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Why CrossCountry?

Buy tickets for any train journey in Britain. We cross more of the country than any other train company.

  • Free Wi-Fi onboard
  • 10% TOTUM discount

CrossCountry Trains from Doncaster to Darlington

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Travelling to Darlington

  • First CrossCountry train - 08:18
  • Last CrossCountry train - 20:55

Travelling from Doncaster to Darlington

Discover a unique part of the UK when you visit Darlington. CrossCountry will get you to Darlington smoothly, so you'll be ready to explore as soon as you arrive. Whether you're looking for shopping, culture or just a day out with the family, Darlington has something for you.

Are there direct trains from Doncaster to Darlington?

Yes, CrossCountry provides regular services connecting Doncaster and Darlington with no need to change.

What amenities are available onboard trains from Doncaster to Darlington?

CrossCountry makes travelling from Doncaster to Darlington easy and comfortable, thanks to the wide range of amenities available on our trains. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ), and make use of our electric points (subject to availability), and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.

Is WiFi available on trains from Doncaster to Darlington?

Good news! We have free WiFi available on all our trains from Doncaster to Darlington, so you needn't worry about staying in touch with friends, family or colleagues while travelling with CrossCountry.

T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more info.

Can I reserve a seat on trains from Doncaster to Darlington?

You can reserve a seat for free on most CrossCountry services from Doncaster to Darlington using our quick, easy and free ten minute reservation service. Reserve a seat by text message up to 10 minutes before travel if you hold Anytime or Off-Peak tickets. Check out our Ten Minute Reservation page for more information.

Where can I find cheap tickets from Doncaster to Darlington?

There are lots of ways to find cheap tickets from Doncaster to Darlington with CrossCountry. The best way is to book early and be flexible with travel times. We've got a bunch more tips and tricks in our helpful guide on how to find cheap tickets, but you should also keep an eye on our special offers page.

Can I use my railcard on trains from Doncaster to Darlington?

If you're a railcard holder, you're in luck - there's a good chance you'll be able to save up to 1/3 on your ticket from Doncaster to Darlington. We accept railcards on most of our services, so check out our Railcards page for more information about your specific railcard.


For full information about Darlington station, check out our station guide.

Once you have arrived in Darlington

Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!

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Discover the Secret Attractions of Darlington

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