|Distance||190 miles (306 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£68 (€77)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway|
Trains from Edinburgh to Sheffield cover the 190 miles (306 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 22 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £47, but the average price of train tickets is £68. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Sheffield.
CrossCountry trains will get you between Edinburgh and Sheffield from £47. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Edinburgh to Sheffield you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Omio helps you find the perfect Edinburgh - Sheffield train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Edinburgh and Sheffield, Omio shows you CrossCountry’s current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Edinburgh to Sheffield journey. You can expect to travel around 190 miles (306 km) between Edinburgh and Sheffield on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Edinburgh and Sheffield starting as low as £62 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!
Edinburgh to Sheffield train information with CrossCountry:
CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets from Edinburgh to Sheffield and when travelling by train:
There’s no shortage of trains between Edinburgh and Sheffield on any given day. Direct trains depart at least once an hour, so it’s easy to plan a trip whenever it’s most convenient. A direct train journey will take 3 hours 45 minutes, routes involving a change can be quicker, so passengers should be sure to check their selecting the route that best suits their needs.
Cross Country is the only train company offering direct trains. They also offer plenty of daily journeys that require just one change. London North Eastern Railway also offers several daily trains along this route which require one or two changes. Finally, Virgin Trains occasionally provides indirect trains, but not every day and usually only in the evenings. The journey with Virgin also takes an hour longer than average.
This journey takes just 3 hours 21 minutes at the quickest. Surprisingly, the fastest route is an indirect one, offered by Cross Country, with one change at Newcastle. Most direct trains take around 3 hours 46 minutes. It’s important to note that night trains along this route may take much longer, due to long waits between train changes.
There can be as many as 40 trains along this route per day, though the number of options decreases as the day of departure draws near. Travellers can expect to find around 12 to 14 direct trains along this route most days, or around one per hour. Trains depart from as early as 5:40 a.m. until as late as 11:45 p.m.
Departure train station: Edinburgh Waverley railway station is located within walking distance of many of Edinburgh’s attractions and hotels. The station offers several shops, cafes and pubs, as well as free Wi-Fi.
Arrival train station: Sheffield’s main railway station is also a tram stop, so it's easy to catch a quick tram into the centre of the city. The station offers a variety of shops and restaurants for visitors.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Sheffield.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sheffield, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.
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