Doncaster Robin Hood Airport Information

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport Information

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport

The newest travel hub in the UK, Robin Hood Doncaster Airport offers flights to some 40 different destinations all over the world.

Approximately 500,000 people pass through the doors of Robin Hood Doncaster Airport each year, travelling for both business and pleasure purposes.

Located on a former Ministry of Defence airfield - RAF Finningley - the travel hub has been offering commercial flights since 1996.

Driving to Robin Hood Doncaster Airport

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport is located seven miles from the city centre and is easily accessed from the UK motorway network.

Passengers arriving by car can reach the travel hub from the M1 or M18, coming from the north or south, the M62, if driving from the west and the M180 from the east.

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport is approximately 55 minutes by car from Bradford, 3.5 hours drive from London and one hour away from Derby.

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport Parking

Booking somewhere to leave your car before arriving at the travel hub can be more cost-effective than paying upon your return.

The Platinum Meet and Greet service may be of interest to passengers who wish to leave their car outside the terminal building, where a chauffer will then take your vehicle to a secure parking compound.

You can also book a valeting service for your car before it is returned to you when you land back at Robin Hood Doncaster Airport.

Alternatively, for a low-cost parking option, the Robin Hood Airport car park is located within walking distance of the terminal building.

The Robin Hood Airport car park is manned 24-hours per day and is also protected by CCTV surveillance.

Bus and rail services to Robin Hood Doncaster Airport

Trains operate to and from Doncaster railway station to many major destinations across the UK.

Located seven miles from the travel hub, frequent airport shuttle services connect the two terminals.

The 707 service runs five times an hour and links the railway station to the airport. The commute takes less than 25 minutes.

Other services include the X30, 29 and X29, which are all operated by Stagecoach.

Inside the terminal building

Once checked-in for your flight, there is a range of places for passengers to grab a quick bite to eat before their onward journey.

The departure lounge at Robin Hood Doncaster Airport boasts two Weatherspoons, serving refreshments as well as hot food and a Costa cafe, where travellers can enjoy a coffee.