Cheap flights from Alicante to Doncaster Sheffield

Doncaster in Sheffield provides visitors with a great mix of things to see and do, including a bustling traditional market, beautiful nature reserves and great nightlife too. There are multiple flights from Alicante to Doncaster Sheffield each week so you shouldn’t have too much trouble getting one at a time that’s convenient.

Alicante Airport Facilities

Alicante Airport has one main passenger terminal that opened in 2011 and more than 13.5 million passengers travel through annually. It has services and facilities that include –

  • Cash machines
  • Currency exchange
  • Lost and found
  • Left luggage
  • Medical
  • Duty free store
  • Vending machines
  • Shops, restaurants and cafes

There is also a children’s play area on the 2nd level as well as a police station on ground 0.

There is also a VIP lounge the comes with perks such as snacks and drinks, TV, phone, free wi-fi access and a children’s area.

Alicante Airport also offers assistance for passengers who have disabilities or special needs.

Flight Time from Alicante to Doncaster Sheffield

A direct from Alicante to Doncaster Sheffield takes approximately 2 hours and 55 minutes.

Getting to Alicante Airport

By far the easiest ways of getting to Alicante Airport are by taxi or bus. If you’re travelling from within Alicante then taxi is the easiest and most convenient option, with the airport being roughly a 20-minute drive away.

If you want to get a bus, then there is the C-6 bus line that runs 24/7 and takes roughly 25 minutes to get from Alicante centre to the airport

Transport Options from Doncaster Sheffield Airport

If you want to get a taxi from the airport, then there is a rank directly outside the arrivals area and a service desk in the main terminal. The official taxi partners for the airport is Little Arrows.

There are also public transport options. If you want to get a bus, there are 2 main services that go directly from the airport to elsewhere in Sheffield and operate 7 days a week. There is also the option to get a train into the centre of the city. 

There are multiple car rental companies based at Doncaster Sheffield Airport too, so getting around yourself won’t be a problem.

Things to See & Do in Doncaster

Paris Below are some of the best things to see and do when visiting Doncaster.

Conisbrough Castle

Conisborough Castle is located on the north-east end of Conisborough and is an incredible structure that has a fascinating history. In addition to the main castle structure itself, there’s also a keep to explore that dates back to the 12th century.

There are guided tours available as well as an education centre and gift shop.

Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

Home to the Thellusson family for over 120 years, Brodsworth Hall is a spectacular site, both inside and out. You can take a guided tour of the house that will allow you to explore the various rooms, including the Billiard Room and the huge Victorian kitchen.

In addition to the house itself, there are also the gardens, where you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings that include statues and colourful plantings.

Lakeside Village

If you love shopping, then Lakeside Village is a must-visit when you’re in Doncaster. It’s home to more than 45 recognisable high street shops, including M&S, Clarks, GAP, Bon Marche and The Body Shop.

There are also plenty of great places to eat and drink there, including Costa, Greggs, Pizza Hut and McDonald’s. It’s a great day to spend the day for families and solo travellers alike.

Enigma Rooms

Escape Rooms have become a real trend in recent years and most major cities in the UK now have at least one. Doncaster is home to some great escape rooms, which you can find at Enigma Rooms. There are 4 rooms in total – Ward 13, Hostage, The Heist and the latest room – Mafia.

They each provide a unique experience and challenge and are a great place to visit when you’re with family and friends.

Best time of the year to visit Doncaster

Most people visiting Doncaster will want to go when the weather is at its best. This would be during the summer from mid-June to early September. January and February are months when the city is much quieter, as you would expect due to the lower temperatures.

Spring can be a good time to visit Doncaster if you want to avoid the heaviest crowds and save money on travel/accommodation while still getting reasonable weather.