Doncaster Sheffield Airport Guide

Robin Hood Airport Terminal Building - © Wendy North

The Doncaster Sheffield Airport Guide contains a range of useful traveller related information and practical resources for both holiday travellers & business travellers. The guide contains information on Doncaster Sheffield airport, including details on how to get to the airport, car hire & airport car parking, airport maps, weather and other useful information & resources relating to foreign currency. The Robin Hood Doncaster/Sheffield airport offers passengers a range of short haul flights to Europe & North Africa and flights to the Caribbean. The airport is located approx 5 miles from Doncaster and 18 miles form Sheffield. Travellers that are familiar with the facilities available at an airport and those that have some useful knowledge of the airport can help to ensure they are likely to enjoy a better experience when travelling through the airport.


Information on Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Airport Name: Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Address: Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, Heyford House, First Avenue, Doncaster, DN9 3RH, United Kingdom

Airport Code: DSA

Telephone: +44 (0)871 220 2210

Website: Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Lost Property Number: +44 (0)871 220 2210

Check in Times:

Usually 3 hours prior to departure for Worldwide Flights.

Usually 2 hours prior to departure for European Flights.

Usually 1 hour prior to departure for UK & Ireland flights.

Flights: Short haul flights to a range of European destinations including Spain, Finland and Portugal and longer distance flights to North Africa and the Caribbean.

Terminals: One

Tips & Advice: When travelling by air, always check the latest Road & Traffic Reports well in time to check for any delays or incidents that could impact on your journey. It also advisable to arrive at the airport well in time factoring in to your journey time possible delays due to traffic and unforeseen circumstances etc. to ensure you catch your flight. See our various Travellers Tips guides for further information.

Baggage Rules: Baggage rules and regulations are subject to change and amendment at short notice, it is recommended you check what is allowable, weight limits and any other concerns with your airline. Being aware of the latest rules & regulations can help ensure you pack your bags accordingly to comply with the regulations. For more information please see: Baggage Rules

Travel Checklist: See our Holiday & Travel Checklist for a quick reference guide to help ensure you pack everything you need. The checklist also contains some useful reminders and tips.

Getting To Doncaster Sheffield Airport

By Public Transport

Train: There is no rail terminal at the airport, the closest station is Doncaster Rail Station located around 7 miles away. Passengers can use the Airport Arrow 707 shuttle service that takes passengers to and from the airport to the city centre including the train station. The frequency is every 30 minutes and offers a good option to get to the airport. For more information and for resources on planning journeys on the rail network please see: National Rail

Bus & Coach: Doncaster Sheffield Airport is connected to the local bus network there are five services per hour departing from the Doncaster Interchange to the Airport, these include the dedicated Airport Arrow 070 shuttle service, the journey to and from the airport to the city centre takes around 25 minutes.

The number 91 bus takes passengers from Finningley to Doncaster interchange via the airport, the frequency varies depending on the time of day from 25 to 60 minutes.

The number X19 bus takes passengers from Barnsley interchange to the airport, the frequency is every 60 minutes.

The number X30 bus takes passengers from Worksop to the airport, the frequency is every 60 minutes with buses starting early in the morning and ending late in the evening. For more information on the timetables of the airport buses please see: Airport Buses Timetables


By Car: Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is accessible from major motorways that include the M1, M18 & M62 and also the A1.

If you are travelling from the North or South via the A1: Drive on the A1(M) at until junction 34 then exit and take the A614 heading towards Bawtry. From the A614 follow the signs for Doncaster Sheffield airport.

From the North or South via the M18: Drive on the M18 until you get to junction 4 and then exit the M18 and follow the signs for Doncaster Sheffield airport.

If you are travelling from the West via the M62: Take the M62 eastbound heading towards Hull, drive up to junction 35 and exit the M62. Then follow the M18 southbound until junction 5 and take the M180 eastbound. On the M180 exit at junction 1 and follow the signs for Doncaster Sheffield airport.


Airport Car Hire

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Airport Car Parking

Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield airport has facilities for both Short Term & Long Term Car Parking. Short term The first 15 minutes in the short stay car park are free of charge making it useful for dropping off passengers or collecting them once they are out of the terminal building. The short stay parking charges start from £2 for 30 minutes and are £5 for up to 2 hours, the cost is then £9 for 4 hours. You can save on the cost of parking by pre booking.


Long Term parking is available, charges start from approx £18 for the first day if you pay on the day you arrive. The long term car parking can be pre booked, cheaper prices & discounts are available if you book earlier, if you do need long term airport parking it is well worth booking in advance rather than on the day to both guarantee a parking space and save money on parking costs.

To book Doncaster Sheffield Airport Car Parking please see: UK Airport Parking






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