Welcome to Yorkshire, a county of natural beauty, cosmopolitan charm with hidden gems around each corner. With Flybe you can now fly into Doncaster, the gateway to Yorkshire and you’ll be in for a real treat.
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Flight frequency: Daily
Currency: GDP (£)
Doncaster is home to the UKs only Polar Bears at the world renowned Yorkshire Wildlife Park and the famous St Leger horse race at the popular Doncaster Racecourse. Surrounded by beautiful market towns such as Bawtry, there is plenty to do and see.
The airport is in the heart of the South Yorkshire and the nearest city, Sheffield, is accessible via road in just 25 minutes. There you’ll be able to explore the thriving hub with music, sports and shopping scenes that draw in visitors from miles around. It is a city just minutes away from the exciting wilderness of the Peak District.
The South Yorkshire region is a 21st Century playground with a passion for music, sport and culture. Alongside some of the UK's best shopping, family attractions and nightlife, there is some of UK's finest Gothic architecture, museums and Victorian monuments. This engaging mix of old and new makes South Yorkshire a must for every generation.
Yorkshire, itself, offers visitors a great natural beauty with the Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire Coast and the stunning North Yorkshire Moors all easily accessible from Doncaster Sheffield Airport.
With just about every cuisine under the sun covered, Doncaster’s extensive range of restaurants and cafes mean even the fussiest of travellers is sure to be sated. The town is split into distinctive areas which makes deciding where to dine even easier. Hit the Copley Road and Netherhall area for small independent restaurants serving food from all over the globe, or go to Priory Walk for intimate bars and packed pubs that offer the perfect pre or post meal drink. The centre of the town also boasts an extensive range of pubs and diners from chains to local, family-run ventures. Highlights include The Old Weighing Room (situated by the racecourse) for locally sourced British cuisine and Fish Bits for the town’s favourite fish and chips. Just like its dining scene, Doncaster also prides itself on a varied and full nightlife that’s sure to impress. Whether you head to a fun cocktail joint such as Rockahula Tiki Bar or any one of the late night bars and clubs that populate Silver Street, you're guaranteed to have a great night.
If you're visiting for a spot of retail therapy, make a beeline for The Frenchgate Shopping Centre. Featuring everything from a flagship Debenhams’s store of over 100,000 feet to hundreds of other well-known high street brands, the mall is ideal for picking up just about anything. If you’re after something a little different, make your way down to The Doncaster Market which dates back to medieval times. Here you’ll find a large selection of more original offerings, handmade crafts and sumptuous bites to eat. Whilst just outside the city centre lies a bargain hunter’s paradise in the form of Lakeside Village – a shopping haven featuring over forty-five big name brands such as M&S Outlet and Next Clearance.
Robin Hood International Airport is situated just over 5km south of Doncaster and services thousands of passengers each year.
IATA code: DSA
Name: Doncaster Sheffield Robin Hood Airport
Address: First Ave, Doncaster DN9 3RH
Telephone: 0871 220 2210
All cars on the airport’s car parks are monitored 24/7 and as a result the airport has been awarded Safer Parking Status by Park Mark. Short Stay, Long Stay and Premium car parks are available with disabled parking bays in each.
Doncaster Train Station is based just seven miles from the airport, whilst the local bus service starts and terminates at the airport.
Little Arrow Taxis have a base at the airport terminal and can transport groups of up to eight people at a time to your destination of choice.
Well known providers such as Avis have offices in the terminal building and can provide you with a car for your onwards journey. It is recommended you book in advance to ensure a suitable vehicle is available.