Trains from Glasgow to Sheffield

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The cheapest trains

from Glasgow
to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Cheapest

£42

Average

£103

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

The average ticket from Glasgow to Sheffield will cost around £ 103 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 42.

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08:00Glasgow Central4h35 12:35Sheffield
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£421One-way
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12:00Glasgow Central4h34 16:34Sheffield
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£421One-way
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10:00Glasgow Central4h35 14:35Sheffield
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£641One-way
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06:01Glasgow Central4h54 10:55Sheffield
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£691One-way
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09:00Glasgow Central4h54 13:54Sheffield
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£691One-way

Train Times

Glasgow to Sheffield

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06:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 10:21Sheffield
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06:01Glasgow Central4h54 10:55Sheffield
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06:30Glasgow Central4h38 11:08Sheffield
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06:48Glasgow Central4h33 11:21Sheffield
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07:10Glasgow Central4h25 11:35Sheffield
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07:37Glasgow Central4h31 12:08Sheffield
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07:48Glasgow Central5h06 12:54Sheffield
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08:00Glasgow Central4h35 12:35Sheffield
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08:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 12:21Sheffield
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08:40Glasgow Central4h28 13:08Sheffield
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09:00Glasgow Central4h54 13:54Sheffield
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09:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 13:21Sheffield
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09:06Glasgow Central4h28 13:34Sheffield
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09:40Glasgow Central4h28 14:08Sheffield
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10:00Glasgow Central4h35 14:35Sheffield
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10:40Glasgow Central4h28 15:08Sheffield
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11:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 15:21Sheffield
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11:00Glasgow Central4h55 15:55Sheffield
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11:09Glasgow Central4h25 15:34Sheffield
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11:40Glasgow Central4h28 16:08Sheffield
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12:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 16:21Sheffield
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12:00Glasgow Central4h34 16:34Sheffield
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12:30Glasgow Queen Street4h38 17:08Sheffield
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Wed
Sep 18
£37Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Thu
Sep 19
£45Virgin Trains
£24National Express
Fri
Sep 20
£132Virgin Trains
£18National Express
Sat
Sep 21
£45Virgin Trains
£19National Express
Sun
Sep 22
£96Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Mon
Sep 23
£34Virgin Trains
£17National Express
Tue
Sep 24
£31Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Wed
Sep 25
£131Cross Country
£17National Express
Thu
Sep 26
£23Virgin Trains
£15National Express
Fri
Sep 27
£71Cross Country
£36National Express
Sat
Sep 28
£38Virgin Trains
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Sun
Sep 29
£55London North Eastern Railway
£17National Express
Mon
Sep 30
£34Virgin Trains
£15National Express

The fastest trains

from Glasgow
to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

4 h 21 m

Average

4 h 33 m

Trains per day

23

Distance

329 km

Of the 23 train that leave Glasgow for Sheffield every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 329 km distance in an average of 4 h 33 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4 h 21 m .

The slowest train will take 5 h 6 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
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11:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 15:21Sheffield
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£1111One-way
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12:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 16:21Sheffield
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£1241One-way
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08:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 12:21Sheffield
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£711One-way
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06:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 10:21Sheffield
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£1111One-way
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09:00Glasgow Queen Street4h21 13:21Sheffield
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£711One-way

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Journey Summary

Glasgow to Sheffield Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 37 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £66
Trains depart from:Glasgow
Trains arrive in:Sheffield
Distance:329 km
TrainTrain Companies:London North Eastern Railway, Virgin Trains, Cross Country

Trains from Glasgow to Sheffield

With around 20 daily departures from early morning well into the evening, there's no shortage of options for journeying by train between these two major cities of Scotland and the north. While non-stop trains are somewhat in the minority and one or two changes are to be expected, travel times are often as fast as five hours or less - although in a few cases in can be twice that or more.

Which train companies travel from Glasgow to Sheffield?

Four providers operate along this route, but only Cross Country offers direct trains (as well as some of the shortest travel times). First Transpennine Express, London North Eastern Railway and Virgin trains generally require at least one change per journey. Of the four, Virgin offers the most frequent service throughout the day.

How long is the train journey from Glasgow to Sheffield?

Transpennine Express offers the shortest journey times at around 4 hours and 30 minutes, but all of these trains involve at least one change. For the convenience of a direct service from Glasgow to Sheffield, travellers should expect travel time of almost 5 hours. Meanwhile, evening journeys can last as long as 11 hours and 48 minutes.

How many trains are there from Glasgow to Sheffield?

Trains from Glasgow to Sheffield run at a rate of roughly three an hour throughout the day, dropping to two an hour in the evenings. The earliest departure is around 5:30 a.m., and the last usually leaves not much later than 8:00 p.m. Direct services are spread equally throughout the day, usually at 2 hour intervals.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Glasgow to Sheffield?

Departure train station:Trains depart from Glasgow Central and Glasgow Queen Street. Located right in city centre, Glasgow Central has baby changing facilities, showers, a bureau de change and pay as you go Wi-Fi. Also centrally located, Glasgow Queen Street offers a similar quality of service thanks to a long-term plan of refurbishment.

Arrival train station:A short walk east of the city centre, Sheffield Train Station boasts shops, cafes, Wi-Fi, cash dispensers, 24 hour parking and sheltered bicycle storage. A walkway connects the station to the city's light rail system.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Glasgow
Sheffield
TrainGlasgow Central

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

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