London to Sheffield train

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Cheap train tickets from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London to Sheffield is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Hull Trains
09:482h21
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:09Sheffield station (SHF)
£451One-way
1 change
East Midlands Railway
09:322h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:43Sheffield station (SHF)
£581One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:022h03
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:05Sheffield station (SHF)
£681One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:322h10
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:42Sheffield station (SHF)
£681One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:031h58
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:01Sheffield station (SHF)
£811One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 July
East Midlands Railway
08:031h58
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:01Sheffield station (SHF)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:322h10
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:42Sheffield station (SHF)
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:332h15
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:48Sheffield station (SHF)
1 change
East Midlands Railway
09:022h03
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:05Sheffield station (SHF)
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:322h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:43Sheffield station (SHF)
0 changes
Hull Trains
09:482h21
London Kings Cross (KGX)
12:09Sheffield station (SHF)
1 change

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Train times from London to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for 23 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 58 m

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

227 km

Of the 6 trains that leave London for Sheffield every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
East Midlands Railway
08:031h58
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:01Sheffield station (SHF)
£811One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:022h03
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:05Sheffield station (SHF)
£681One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
08:322h10
London St Pancras International (STP)
10:42Sheffield station (SHF)
£681One-way
0 changes
East Midlands Railway
09:322h11
London St Pancras International (STP)
11:43Sheffield station (SHF)
£581One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:332h15
London Kings Cross (KGX)
10:48Sheffield station (SHF)
£841One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from London to Sheffield

distanceDistance141 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency46 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEast Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or east_midlands_trains

Trains from London to Sheffield cover the 141 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 56 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or east_midlands_trains. Normally, there are 46 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £25, but the average price of train tickets is £61. Travellers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Sheffield.

Train companies: East Midlands Trains, East Coast and First Hull Trains trains London to Sheffield

Find the best trains to Sheffield from London with Omio's travel partners East Midlands Trains, East Coast and First Hull Trains from £25. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

West Midlands Trains is a train operator based in the United Kingdom, providing services across the West Midlands region. It operates a variety of train types, including the Class 350 Desiro, Class 323 Electrostar, Class 170 Turbostar, and Class 172 Turbostar. These trains offer a range of onboard facilities, such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. Passengers can purchase a range of tickets, including single, return, and season tickets. The most popular routes operated by West Midlands Trains include Birmingham to London Euston, Birmingham to Wolverhampton, and Birmingham to Coventry.

London to Sheffield train information with West Midlands Trains:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £42

FAQs: London to Sheffield train

FAQs: Travel by train from London 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 London to Sheffield.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London to Sheffield can start from as little as £25 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London to Sheffield is £61; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from London to Sheffield is on average 1 h 56 min   for the 141 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Sheffield from London by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London to Sheffield leaves at 05: 33. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London to Sheffield leaves at 23: 35.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London to Sheffield without having to change trains with East Midlands Trains or east_midlands_trains. There are 23 direct trains from London to Sheffield each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Sheffield. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from London to Sheffield.
Take the London to Sheffield train with East Midlands Trains, East Coast, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains or east_midlands_trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between London and Sheffield as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 35.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sheffield, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Sheffield from London is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London to Sheffield is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from London to Sheffield including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in London and Sheffield

London
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from London is London St Pancras International. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at London St Pancras International for your trip to Sheffield from London.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139
The major train station for arrivals in Sheffield is Sheffield. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sheffield for your trip to Sheffield from London.
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+44 8704420104
Public transport options for Sheffield
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at Bus Stand E5 or E6 in the Bus station.
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