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A bus ride from Doncaster to Goole
88

A bus ride from Doncaster through marsh lands to tidal water

Service 88
Operater First
Journey time apprx 1 hour 25 mins

There is an hourly service on this route through the day but through buses to Goole stop in the early evening,

See traveline for details
Timetable download pdf format

Download the First South Yorkshire 88 Doncaster Royal Infimary Hatfield Woodhouse Radcliffe Bridge Goole timetable bus times

Click here to download the current 88 Doncaster Hatfield Thorne Moorends Rawcliffe Goole bus timetable pdf format

Please note download was correct on the date shown on timetable if in doubt visit
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On 88 Doncaster bus station

Waiting to depart from Doncaster Bus station


Trafford way Doncaster view of the old Doncaster South Bus Station

The bus heads onto Trafford Way from the bus station and then turns left into Cleveland St which we are about to do in this shot. The big building that can be seen in the shot is the former Doncaster South bus station. This is now a car park


Cleveland St Doncaster South Yorkshire

Heading through Doncaster town centre on Cleveland St


Hall Gate

The bus then turns right into Hall Gate at the end of Cleveland St, We are on Hall Gate in this shot, Hall Gate was originally the Great North Road A1 before the Doncaster bypass was built


Prince's St Doncaster

We then turn left into Prince's St in this shot we are in Prince's St looking at the start of Thorne Rd which we will be taking just beyond the roundabout


Heading along Throne Rd

Heading along Thorne Rd


Passes Doncaster Royal Infirmary

Passing Doncaster Royal Infimary on Thorne Rd


Approaching the Wheatley Hotel Thorne Rd Doncaster

Approaching the Wheatley Hotel Thorne Rd


Passes Sandall Park

Passing Sandall Park


Sandall Park roundabout at the Legar Retail Centre

Approaching the Sandall Park roundabout at the Legar Retail Centre at this point Thorne Rd becomes the A18


A18 Thorne Rd

Heading away from Sandall Park Roundabout along the A18 Thorne Rd


Heading away from Doncaster on the A18 Thorne Rd

Heading away from Doncaster on the A18 Thorne Rd


Sainsburys Roundabout Thorne Rd A18 Edenthorpe

Approaching the roundabout at Sainsburys on Thorne Rd


A18 Thorne Rd heading for Edenthorpe

Heading down the A18 Thorne Rd towards Edenthorpe and Dunsville


Passing through Edenthorpe

Passing through Dunsville on the A18 Thorne Rd


Passing a water tower between Edenthorpe and Hatfield on the A18

Passing a Water tower between Dunsville and Hatfield on Thorne Rd the A18


Entering Hatfield South Yorkshire

Entering Hatfield on the A18 which has now become Doncaster Rd


Passing through Hatfield on Manor Rd the A18

Passing through Hatfield on Manor Rd the A18


Leaving Hatfield. South Yorkshire on Epworth Rd

The A18 then becomes High St and then Epworth Rd, In this shot we are leaving Hatfield on Epworth Rd about to cross the M18 motorway


Crossing the M18 at Hatfield

Crossing the M18


Cemetery Rd Hatfield Woodhouse

After crossing the M18 we turn right into Cemetery Rd to head into Hatfield Woodhouse, in This shot we are heading down Cemetery Rd


Main St Hatfield Woodhouse

Cemetery Rd then becomes Main St heading down Main St through Hatfield Woodhouse


Stone Hill Hatfield Woodhouse

Main St becomes Stone Hill which we are on now heading back to the A18 Epworth Rd. As a point of interest at the Junction of Stone Hill and the A18 Epworth Rd is a Crown Carvery the Green Tree Inn


Back on the A18 which has now become Tudworth Rd

Back on the A18 which has now become Tudworth Rd. Note the wind turbines that can be seen in the distance


Crossing the M180  motoway on Tudworth Rd

Crossing the M180 motorway


Tudworth Roundabout

Approaching Tudworth roundabout, note the flowerpots shaped like aeroplanes on the roundabout


Approaching Thorne on Tudworth Rd

Approaching Thorne on Tudworth Rd this is now the A614


Crossing the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation at Thorne

As we head into Thorne we cross the Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation on S Parade. The Navigation starts and Canal Wharf in Sheffield City Centre and joins the River Trent at Keadby


Horse Fair Green Thorne South Yorkshire

The bus then turns into Horse Fair Green which takes us into the centre of Thorne in this shot we are waiting to depart from Thorne centre on Horse Faith Green


Ellison St Thorne South Yorkshire

After leaving Horse Fair Green the bus turns right into Silver St and then goes onto Ellison St before turning left into Miller Lane which we are about to do in this shot. Note the water tower that can be seen


Miller Lane Thorne

Heading down Miller Lane


St Nicholas Rd Thorne

The bus then goes down Haynes Rd then turns left into Church Balk and then right into St Nicholas Rd which we are on in this Shot


King Edward Rd Thorne

The bus eventually turns right into King Edward Rd to head out of Thorne. We are now heading out of Thorne along King Edward Road


Marshland Rd towards Moorends

King Edward Rd becomes Marshland Rd as we head towards Moorends.
The landscape changes to dead flat and drainage ditches the area as the road name suggests is reclaimed marshland


Approaching Moorends on Marshland Rd

Approaching Moorends on Marshland Rd


Wembley Rd Moorends South Yorkshire

We then turn right into Wembley Rd which we are on in this shot


Nortgate Moorends

We carry on round High Hazel Rd before turning onto Northgate which we are on in this shot


Approaching the winning post

We then make our way back onto Marshland Road and the Winning Post, The Winning Post is the terminus for the 88's that do not run through to Goole as this is the last place of any size in South Yorkshire before we cross into the East Riding of Yorkshire


Crossing the main Doncaster tp Hull railway line at Moorends

As we leave Moorends on Marshland Rd we cross the main Doncaster to Hull railway line on the level crossing we can see in this shot


Moorends Road South Yorkshire

Heading out of Moorends along Moorends Rd towards the East Yorkshire boundary


Further along Moorends Rd

Heading along Moorends Rd towards East Yorkshire note the 88 coming in the opposite direction


Approaching the end of Moorends Rd

Approaching the end of Moorends Rd.


Passing the last bus stop in South Yorkshire on Johnny Moor Long Lane

Passing the Last bus stop in South Yorkshire the road has now become Johnny Moor Long Lane. This bus stop sits below sea level surrounding by drainage ditches and nearby tidal rivers. This is a massive contrast to the first bus stop in South Yorkshire at Fox House high on the Moors above Sheffield in the peak district the two bus stops are about 40 to 45 miles apart.
To see more about this see my
First and last bus stop in South Yorkshire page


Crossing the Boundary from South Yorkshire into East Yorkshire

Crossing the boundary from South Yorkshire into East Yorkshire on Johnny Moor Long Lane


Approaching the tidal River Aire on Johnny Moor Long Lane

Shortly after crossing into East Yorkshire we approach the Tidal River Aire this is on the embankment above the Chevrons ahead of us


Running parallel to the tidal river Aire on Johnny Moor Long Lane

Running parallel to the tidal river Aire on Johnny Moor Long Lane near Rawcliffe Bridge. In this shot I am sitter on a double decker bus on the top deck which is level with the river at high tide this gives you some idea that the area we have just passed through is below sea level


Tidal River Aire at Rawcliffe Bridge East Yorkshire

Crossing the tidal River Aire.
To see a picture of the River Aire further upstream at Keighley see my
walk from Keighley to Ilkley over Ilkley Moor
And a picture of the River Aire further upstream in Leeds city centre see my
bus ride from Wakefield to Leeds


Aire and Calder Navigation at Rawcliffe Bridge

Crossing the Aire and Calder Navigation straight after crossing the River Aire


Bridge Lane Rawcliffe Bridge East Yorkshire

Traveling along Bridge Lane Rawcliffe Bridge


Passing under the M62 motorway between Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe

Passing under the M62 motorway between Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe


Level Crossing at Rawcliffe Station

About to cross the Leeds to Goole railway line at Rawcliffe


Rawcliffe East Yorkshire

After crossing the railway the bus then travels along Station Rd into the centre of Rawcliffe which is where we are in this shot


Rawcliffe Rd

Leaving Rawcliffe on Rawcliffe Rd the A614


The A614 between Rawcliffe and Goole

Heading towards Goole along Rawcliffe Rd the A614


Crossing the M62 at junction 36 the junction for Goole

Crossing the M62 at Junction 36 the junction for Goole.
The M62 is used in my
bus ride from Leeds to Hull
It is seen to be crossed in my
train ride from Sheffield to Leeds
my
bus ride from Goole to Hull
my
bus ride from Manchester to Rochdale
my
bus ride from Wakefield to Leeds
my
train ride from Manchester to Chester
my
bus ride from Leeds to Huddersfield
and my
bus ride from Halifax to Huddersfield


Turning onto the road into Goole at junction 36

Turning back onto Rawcliffe Rd the A614 at junction 36 to head into Goole


Rawcliffe Rd Goole East Yorkshire

Heading down Rawcliffe Rd the A614 towards Goole.
We are now for a short distance following the same route as the
X62 Leeds to Hull bus


Rawcliffe Rd at its junction with Boothferry Rd

We turn right out of Rawcliffe Rd onto Boothferry Rd to head into the centre of Goole at this junction. The X62 does not go into the centre of Goole it carrys on down Rawcliffe Rd the A614


Boothferry Rd Goole East Yorkshire

Heading into Goole town centre on Boothferry Rd, note the level crossing ahead at Goole Railway Station


Goole Interchange our terminus

Just after the level crossing we turn left and pull up in Goole Interchange our terminus which is in Edinburgh St.
Also see my
Bus ride from Goole to Hull X55


Goole Station

Goole railway station which is right next the bus stop we have just alighted at


Windmill in Morrisons car park on Boothferry Rd Goole

One unusual feature in Goole is a windmill in Morrisons car park on Boothferry Rd. This can be seen on the way into Goole on the 88 on your left hand side.






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