Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Airport: “Robin Hood” Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Phone: +44 (0) 1302 625050
Web contact: flydsa.co.uk
Location: Doncaster, Sheffield
IATA code: DSA
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Information about Doncaster Sheffield Airport Departures
The airport was formerly called Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield. It is located southeast of Doncaster City and 15 miles northeast of Sheffield. It is not a big and busy airport. 1 to 2 million passengers use it every year. There are mainly low cost airlines flying from Doncaster Sheffield airport to holiday destinations. Many routes are therefore offered seasonally.
Location of Doncaster Airport
Doncaster Sheffield Airport is located in the Yorkshire area in the UK. Just a few miles northwest is the city of Doncaster. The city of Sheffield is 20 miles west.
History of Doncaster Sheffield airport
It is a fairly new airport which had the first Doncaster Sheffield airport departures in 2005. It started as Robin Hood Airport with a few low-cost flights. As the Doncaster departures increased, the name was changed by petition to what it is today. The first Doncaster airport flight times were to Palma de Mallorca in Spain. The airport was owned by the Peel Group but sold the airport to Vantage Airport Group to return it a few years later. In 2016 it entered into a partnership with the Football Club Sheffield United. Then there was also a new airport road which ensured that you could be from the stadium to the airport in just 30 minutes. Since then, Doncaster has provided Sheffield departures for the football club.
There is only 1 terminal and also 1 runway for all Doncaster airport departures. With many car parks, a hotel, business park and shops, it has everything to offer passengers.
Airlines and flight routes
TUI Airways is based on this airport. It is therefore not surprising that they offer the most flights. These Doncaster Sheffield departures mainly go to holiday destinations in the south of Europe. Wizz Air offers flights to the east of Europe including Bucharest, Dalaman, Krakow, Warsaw-Chopin, Riga. Also some Spanish cities are popular to fly to such as Malaga, Mallorca, Fuerteventura, Tenerife South and the cities of Faro and Larnaca. Tui Airways also flies to Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Alicante, Menorca and to Greek cities such as Zakynthos, Rhodes RHO, Kos, Heraklion Departures, Corfu. There are also Doncaster flight departures to Antalya, Bodrum and Cancun.
With a doubling in number of passengers in 2019 compared to 2014, they are doing well at Doncaster Airport. There are more and more Doncaster flight departures to many different destinations. Perhaps a bit unexpected but most of the passengers went to Bucharest in Romania. In terms of country, Poland is one of the most important with destinations like Katowice and Gdańsk. The first Spanish destination, Alicante Airport, comes in fourth.