How to get toRSPB Dearne Valley – Old Moorcar-free

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Visit RSPB Dearne Valley – Old Moor car-free

Visit by bus for just £2 each way. Most buses in England are offering £2 Single Fares until 31st December 2024. Our journey planner will show you if your route is included, or you can find a full list of participating operators and routes here.

From Doncaster, Conisbrough or Barnsley railway stations, catch regular bus X20 (Mon-Sat) to the bus stop called Manvers Way/Wetlands Centre outside RSPB Dearne Valley’s pedestrian entrance.

There are hourly trains to Conisbrough from Doncaster (10 mins) and Sheffield (½ hour). The bus leaves from over the road and takes about 15 minutes to reach RSPB Dearne Valley.

There are regular trains to Barnsley from Sheffield, Huddersfield and Leeds. The bus leaves from outside the station on Schwäbisch Gmünd Way and takes about 20 minutes.

There are regular trains to Doncaster from all over the North of England, from London and from Scotland.

You can also walk or cycle to RSPB Dearne Valley along the Trans-Pennine Trail and there are cycle racks in the courtyard.

Use our journey planner to get the best route from where you are.

Cyclists welcome - plan your route here

None yet, but arriving car-free means avoiding parking charges.

Here’s some information on accessibility on buses and trains.

About RSPB Dearne Valley – Old Moor

Reedbeds, lakes, scrapes, hedges, meadows and wet grasslands: with this wide range of habitats, you can see all kinds of wildlife, from courting grebes to boxing hares, darting dragonflies and flowering orchids.

For any queries about visiting contact RSPB Dearne Valley – Old Moor on 01226 751593 or

Address: RSPB Dearne Valley, Old Moor Lane, Wombwell, Bolton upon Dearne, Barnsley S73 0YF. Visit Website