Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Doncaster Airport or Robin Hood Airport Doncaster-Sheffield is located about 10 km or 7 miles south-west of Doncaster on the grounds of the former British royal air force base RAF Finningley. Due to its attractive location between several English counties, where about 6 million potential customers live, the airport has grown very quickly since it was opened and is now one of the top 20 airports in the United Kingdom. The airport is commonly used as a starting point for flights to popular beach resorts for example in Tenerife or Alicante and Majorca which are operated by low-cost airlines and chrter ailines such as Ryanair, Thomson airways and Thomas Cook.
  • URL: Official website
  • Time zone: GMT 0
  • Service telephone: +44 8708 33 22 10
  • Address: Robin Hood Airport, Heyford House, First Avenue, Doncaster DN9 3RH, United Kingdom
  • Operating company: Peel Group - Doncaster Sheffield Airport Limited
  • Parking: Yes, there are about 2500 parking spaces that may be used on payment of a fee.
  • Nearby cities: Rotherham (23 km), Sheffield (35 km), Kingston upon Hull (52 km), Leeds (53 km), York (55 km), Huddersfield (55 km), Nottingham (58 km), Bradford (60 km), Derby (69 km), Oldham (74 km)
  • Directions by car: M18 motorway to Doncaster taking exit N ° 4 exit; the airport is then signposted.
  • Stations: By train to Doncaster railway station, then take the hourly shuttle bus, the "Airport-Arrow". The journey takes about 25 minutes.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (15.23%), Tuesday (16.60%), Wednesday (11.78%), Thursday (15.30%), Friday (15.76%), Saturday (14.46%), Sunday (10.86%)
  • Alternative spelling: Robin Hood Airport, RAF Finningley

Most popular destinations from Doncaster Sheffield (Flights per week )

Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. Wizz Air (90, 60,40 %)
  2. Transavia France (54, 36,24 %)
  3. other (3.36 %)

Car: The airport is situated about 10 miles south-west of Doncaster town centre. Motorists should use the M18 to Doncaster and take exit N ° 4, the airport is then signposted and is only 3.5 miles from the junction.

Train: Rail passengers take the trains to Doncaster railway station, and then use the daily Airport Arrow shuttle that provides hourly services. Journey times depend on the time of day, but are generally between 25 and 30 minutes.

Bus and coach: use the public buses 29, 91, X19, X30, 707 and 230 from the city centre to reach the airport.

Taxis: are available at the terminal.

Car hire: Major car rental companies such as Avis and Europcar have offices close to the terminal building.