Leicester to Sheffield train

Cheap train tickets from Leicester to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£5

Average

£26

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.

East Midlands Railway
09:37Leicester1h05 10:42Sheffield
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£51One-way
East Midlands Railway
04:52Leicester1h16 06:08Sheffield
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£71One-way
East Midlands Railway
19:41Leicester1h03 20:44Sheffield
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£341One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:36Leicester1h06 10:42Sheffield
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£341One-way
East Midlands Railway
22:37Leicester1h13 23:50Sheffield
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£341One-way

Train schedule Leicester to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
East Midlands Railway
04:52Leicester1h16 06:08Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
09:36Leicester1h06 10:42Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
09:37Leicester1h05 10:42Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
13:37Leicester1h05 14:42Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
15:07Leicester0h53 16:00Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
19:41Leicester1h03 20:44Sheffield
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East Midlands Railway
22:37Leicester1h13 23:50Sheffield
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Fastest train times from Leicester to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

53 m

Average

1 h 5 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

86 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Leicester for Sheffield every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

East Midlands Railway
15:07Leicester0h53 16:00Sheffield
0 changes
£341One-way
East Midlands Railway
19:41Leicester1h03 20:44Sheffield
0 changes
£341One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:37Leicester1h05 10:42Sheffield
0 changes
£51One-way
East Midlands Railway
13:37Leicester1h05 14:42Sheffield
0 changes
£341One-way
East Midlands Railway
09:36Leicester1h06 10:42Sheffield
0 changes
£341One-way

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Overview: Train from Leicester to Sheffield

distanceDistance53 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
frequencyTrain frequency48 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 30 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways

Trains from Leicester to Sheffield cover the 53 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 2 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways. Normally, there are 48 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £10, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Leicester and arrive in Sheffield.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains Leicester to Sheffield

Northern Rail (3) and East Midlands Trains trains will get you from Leicester to Sheffield from £4. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Rail (3)
East Midlands Trains

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    Looking to travel by train between Leicester and Sheffield? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with East Midlands Trains. Check Omio to see current East Midlands Trains train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Leicester to Sheffield train and book East Midlands Trains tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Leicester and Sheffield, you can expect to travel 53 miles (85 km) one-way with East Midlands Trains. If you search for trains to Sheffield from Leicester in the Omio app, you can check if the East Midlands Trains ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with East Midlands Trains, we do the work for you to get you safely to Sheffield from Leicester. Book that perfect Leicester to Sheffield train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with East Midlands Trains!

    East Midlands Trains from Leicester to Sheffield train information:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 1 min
    • East Midlands Trains frequency: 34 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Leicester to Sheffield

    Travel by train to Sheffield easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Leicester to Sheffield.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Sheffield from Leicester for as low as £4  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Leicester to Sheffield is £10  one way.
    The train distance from Leicester to Sheffield is around 53 miles.
    While the time it takes to travel 53 miles to Sheffield from Leicester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Leicester to Sheffield is on average 1 h 2 min.

    Omio customers book a train from Leicester   to Sheffield   most frequently for this route.

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Leicester, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre of Leicester.

    The most popular arrival train station, Sheffield, is located 0.5 miles (764 m) away from the city centre of Sheffield.

    For the trip from Leicester to Sheffield you can take a train with Northern Rail, East Midlands Railway or East Midlands Railways. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Leicester and Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 30 direct trains per day between Leicester and Sheffield, and you can find a direct train for this route with East Midlands Railway  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    On average, there are 48 trains a day from Leicester to Sheffield. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The first train from Leicester to Sheffield leaves at 04: 48   and the last train for this leaves at 22: 37. Omio shows you the latest train from Leicester to Sheffield timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    You can find a train from Leicester to Sheffield to cost on average £10 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Leicester to Sheffield train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Leicester
    Sheffield
    The major railway station for departures from Leicester is Leicester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Leicester for your trip from Leicester to Sheffield.
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    +44 8457125678
    Public transport options for Leicester
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Coaches leave from the Station front

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