X6 express service from Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport

X6 - Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport

From 6 April your 737 is changing to X6

Your new express X6 will run  between Sheffield, Handsworth, Waverley Advanced Manufacturing Park, Wickersley, Bramley, iPort, Doncaster South Park and Ride and Doncaster Sheffield Airport – 7 days a week

• Express, direct bus

• Free Wifi

• USB charging

• Comfy seats


Getting you to work or the airport proper quick. 

Single fare between Sheffield and Wickersley just £2.50

Single fare between Sheffield and Doncaster Sheffield Airport just £6

Family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) just £11.50

The X6 bus runs 7 days a week, hourly between Sheffield and Doncaster Sheffield Airport and every 30 minutes between Sheffield and Wickersley. 

We provide affordable express travel to and from Doncaster Sheffield Airport with our X6 service. With our single fare to the airport just £6, you can start your adventure for less with Stagecoach! 


Journey Information from Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Fares from: £6 single

Average journey time: 65 minutes 

Changes: None

Distance: 24 miles

Bus operators: Stagecoach


Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport stops

Get your trip started with our direct X6 service from Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport, landing at iPort and Waverley Advanced Manufacturing Park on the way. We’ll take the stress out of your journey with this express service with limited stops, aiming to get you there as quickly and as easily as possible. Don’t forget, you can track your bus live on the app or website so you know exactly where your bus is, making sure you get there in time. 

Our X6 will get you from A to B, taking the following route: 

Sheffield Interchange(D5)


Waverley Advanced Manufacturing Park




Doncaster South Park and Ride

Doncaster Sheffield Airport 


X6 timetable from 6 April 2019 



How can I buy a ticket?

If you’re after a single fare simply buy your ticket once you board the bus from your driver using cash or pay contactless - it’s as easy as that!

However, if you’re a regular customer and you’re wanting a day or week ticket or a pass, you can also buy one from your driver or use the Stagecoach Bus App to buy a mobile ticket which stays on your phone – just show the driver this when you get on the bus. 

Our great value £6 South Yorkshire Plus day ticket or £19 week ticket allows travel on the X6 service as well as all other Stagecoach buses in South Yorkshire and Sheffield Supertram. 

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 Average Taxi Fare*
 Stagecoach Single Fare  Family ticket (2 adults, up to 3 children)
 Sheffield Interchange to Sheffield Doncaster Airport
£6   £11.50


*Results taken 14/03/2019, prices subject to change. Average taxi fare is approx depending on the taxi company, price based on average taxi fare for a one way journey.




With free WiFi, USB charging and comfy seats, the X6 is perfect for everyone – not just holiday makers.

If you’re working at iPort, Waverley Advanced Manufacturing Park, or AMP Technology Centre this bus is perfect for you. Your X6 timetable is designed around shift times so you can now get to work easier.

Looking for jobs at iport Doncaster such as at Amazon? If you live in Sheffield or Wickersley, this bus will take you straight there, 7 days a week. 



How long does it take to travel from Sheffield to Doncaster Sheffield Airport?

It takes around 65 minutes for our X6 to travel from Sheffield Interchange to Doncaster Sheffield Airport.

Is it a direct service? 

Yes, you don’t need to get off at a connection with this service, it’ll take you right to the door at the airport.

What time does the first X6 depart?

The first X6 from Sheffield Interchange sets off at 0430 on a weekday and at 0652 on a weekend. The first X6 coming back from Doncaster Sheffield Airport sets off at 0535 on a weekday, 0844 on Saturday and 0810 ion Sunday.

What time is the last X6 bus? 

The last bus from Sheffield Interchange is at 2315  on a weekday and from Doncaster Sheffield Airport at 2310

Need more info about our X6 Sheffield to Sheffield Doncaster Airport service, or about anything else Stagecoach? Check out our help and advice page and get in touch with our team – we’re always happy to help.