Car hire in Doncaster
Car hire in Doncaster
As one of the biggest towns in the UK, Doncaster has plenty of excellent attractions for you to enjoy, including the fantastic Yorkshire Wildlife Park and a town centre that is full of some of the biggest high-street brands.
What I need to know
Doncaster benefits from a selection of car hire providers, giving you a great choice of vehicles to choose from. By booking with us, you can also take advantage of 24/7 customer support, no credit card fees and free cancellation in case you change your mind.
Where to pick up my car
You will need to visit the car hire provider’s office to collect your vehicle, with Europcar and Enterprise stationed in the town. Make sure you check their location before you set off to Doncaster, too, as they could move to a new area before your arrival.
“The pick-up was easy, it took 5 minutes from arriving at the desk to driving out the car, and the return took even less time.”
Where to go
By hiring a car in Doncaster, you will be able to take advantage of the excellent scenery surrounding the town. Cusworth Hall is one of the most popular attractions and makes for a charming day out, while the Vulcan Experience Museum provides a fascinating insight into the Cold War.
Doncaster is well-located in South Yorkshire, with several large cities nearby that offer some fantastic activities to enjoy. A 35-minute trip over the M18 takes you to Sheffield, where you can look forward to the beautiful Winter Gardens and the shopping paradise of Meadowhall.
If you want to explore further, Manchester is around 90 minutes away over the M62 and is full of wonderful restaurants, great museums and world-class shopping, while Nottingham and its breathtaking castle are just over an hour away via the M1.
Eating and drinking
Doncaster has a magnificent food scene with a mix of the UK’s best chain restaurants and some charming independent eateries. You can look forward to dishes from all over the world in this corner of Yorkshire, while there are some fantastic pubs to unwind in.
Things to do
Doncaster is ideal for families with trampoline parks and entertainment centres scattered around the city. There are also several cinemas and the Ashworth Barracks, where visitors can go on a tour of the grounds and learn more about the history of military equipment.
Conisbrough Castle, which is only six miles away from Doncaster, offers stunning views over the village and has been well maintained since its development back in the 12th century. Potteric Carr Nature Reserve is another amazing option and is the perfect place to go for a relaxing stroll.