The cheapest buses from Cardiff to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Cheapest

£18

Average

£37

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cardiff to Sheffield will cost around £ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 18.

2nd Cheapest
06:40Cardiff6h30 13:10Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£181One-way
04:55Cardiff, Sophia Gardens7h45 12:40Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£311One-way
03:50Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h40 12:30Sheffield, Coach Station
2 changes
£331One-way
03:50Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h40 12:30Sheffield, Coach Station
2 changes
£331One-way
15:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens6h10 21:30Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£371One-way

Timetable Cardiff to Sheffield

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sun, 24 Oct
03:50Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h40 12:30Sheffield, Coach Station
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03:50Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h40 12:30Sheffield, Coach Station
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04:55Cardiff, Sophia Gardens7h45 12:40Sheffield, Coach Station
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06:40Cardiff6h30 13:10Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
08:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens5h45 14:00Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
10:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens5h05 15:30Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
12:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens6h05 18:30Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
15:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens6h10 21:30Sheffield, Coach Station
0 changes
17:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h30 01:55Sheffield, Coach Station
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19:45Cardiff, Sophia Gardens8h55 04:40Sheffield, Coach Station
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Find all the dates and times for this journey

COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
24 Oct
£124Cross Country
£15Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£65Arriva Trains Wales
£11Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£49Cross Country
£12Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£49Cross Country
£12Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£49Cross Country
£12Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£65Arriva Trains Wales
£16Flixbus

The fastest buses from Cardiff to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 24 Oct

Fastest Journey

5 h 5 m

Average

7 h 12 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

241 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Cardiff for Sheffield every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 241 km distance in an average of 7 h 12 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 5 m .

The slowest buses will take 8 h 55 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens5h05 15:30Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£371One-way
2nd Fastest
08:15Cardiff, Sophia Gardens5h45 14:00Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£371One-way
12:25Cardiff, Sophia Gardens6h05 18:30Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£501One-way
15:20Cardiff, Sophia Gardens6h10 21:30Sheffield, Coach Station
1 changes
£371One-way
06:40Cardiff6h30 13:10Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
0 changes
£181One-way

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Coach Information from Cardiff to Sheffield

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 40 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Cardiff to Sheffield cover the 149 miles (241 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 40 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

Coach companies

Coach between Cardiff and Sheffield with National Express

National Express coaches will get you between Cardiff and Sheffield from £11. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable coach ride from Cardiff to Sheffield with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance coach operator. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express coach timetable for the Cardiff to Sheffield trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming route. You can take a coach with National Express for the 149 miles (241 km) journey from Cardiff to Sheffield with prices starting as low as £29. Select from three different ticket options: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap coach from Cardiff to Sheffield on Omio today!

When purchasing your National Express coach tickets from Cardiff to Sheffield, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Travel Tips

Buses from Cardiff to Sheffield
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FAQs
What is the cost of cheap coaches between Cardiff and Sheffield?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from Cardiff to Sheffield for as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Cardiff to Sheffield?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket to Sheffield from Cardiff is £15  one way.
How many miles is it from Cardiff to Sheffield by coach?
You should expect to travel around 149 miles (241 km)  from Cardiff to Sheffield by coach.
How many hours does it take from Cardiff to Sheffield by coach?
On average the coach from Cardiff to Sheffield duration is 5 h 40 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Cardiff to Sheffield coach leave from? Which Sheffield coach station do I come into from Cardiff?

There are a few coach stations in Cardiff to start your journey from including Cardiff, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, University and Cardiff, National Museum (Stop Rg). In Sheffield you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Sheffield, Brown Street, Sheffield and Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.

Where is the departure coach station in Cardiff located? Where is the arrival coach station in Sheffield located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Cardiff Central, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Sheffield, Brown Street, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which coach companies should I travel with from Cardiff to Sheffield?
For the best Cardiff to Sheffield coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Cardiff to Sheffield to compare what amenities they may offer.
When is the earliest coach from Cardiff to Sheffield? When is the last coach from Cardiff to Sheffield?
You can take the first coach from Cardiff to Sheffield at 07: 10   or take the last coach from Cardiff to Sheffield leaving at 12: 45. Look for the latest Cardiff Sheffield coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.
How far in advance should I buy coach tickets from Cardiff to Sheffield for the best deals?
The price of a one way coach ticket from Cardiff to Sheffield is on average £15 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for coaches from all possible coach companies offering this trip. In general, you can find coach tickets between Cardiff and Sheffield available a few months in advance.

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