Cargo and GA Opportunities

With a central location, excellent infrastructure and modern facilities complimented by our large freighter aircraft capability, Doncaster Sheffield Airport is the airport of choice for all your air cargo needs.

Airfreight & Cargo Information

Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA/EGCN) is the first full service airport to be built in Britain in over 50 years with an investment of £100m.

Doncaster Sheffield Airport is ideally located in the centre of UK with excellent road links to provide hub facilities for airfreight distribution throughout all UK & Ireland including M62 (Hull-Liverpool). M1 (London-Leeds) and A1 (London-Edinburgh). The average transit times from DSA to major locations include: London 3-4 hours, Birmingham 2-3 hours, Manchester 2-3 hours, Scotland 4-5 hours.

The airport has already handled numerous ad-hoc freighters including B747, DC8, AN74, A300, Bae146, AN-124 and the world’s biggest cargo aircraft, the AN-225. Diverse payloads have included high tech electronics, pharmaceuticals, wine and race horses.

The many benefits of routing services, scheduled or charter, include:
This ensures Doncaster Sheffield Airport provides a viable and highly attractive alternative to the ever increasingly expensive and congested major airports in the Southeast and Northwest.

  • Central location
  • 2893 x 60m runway
  • 24/7 availability
  • Independent ground handling
  • Independent Transit Shed operator
  • Excellent weather record
  • All inclusive pricing policy

For Class1 merchandise Doncaster Sheffield Airport has achieved in consultation with the CAA SRG a maximum NEM (Net Explosive Mass) capacity of 45,000 kgs for class 1.1 and 50,000kgs for class 1.2, with 24hr storage facilities for dangerous goods.

Doncaster Sheffield Airport is also Section 5 approved - the only airport in Yorkshire to be granted written authority of the Defence Council to transfer any of the prohibited weapons and ammunition listed in section 5(1) of the Firearm Act 1968.

For further information, quotations and assistance please contact:


24/7 Contact Telephone Number: 01302 625010

To view a PDF copy of Doncaster Sheffield Airport published cargo fees and charges, click below.
For dedicated transit shed approved warehousing, please contact Anglo World Cargo via

DSA Cargo Fees and Charges