Sheffield to Birmingham train

Sat, 25 May
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Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Cross Country
08:001h24
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£471One-way
1 change
Cross Country
09:011h23
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
1 change
Cross Country
08:211h06
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:27Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:561h11
Sheffield station (SHF)
11:07Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:561h08
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:04Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSheffield to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 25 May
Cross Country
08:001h24
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
08:211h06
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:27Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
08:561h08
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:04Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes
Cross Country
09:011h23
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
09:291h26
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:55Birmingham New Street (BHM)
1 change
Cross Country
09:561h11
Sheffield station (SHF)
11:07Birmingham New Street (BHM)
0 changes

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Train times from Sheffield to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for 25 May

Fastest Journey

1 h 6 m

Average

1 h 16 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

104 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Sheffield for Birmingham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Cross Country
08:211h06
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:27Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
08:561h08
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:04Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:561h11
Sheffield station (SHF)
11:07Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
0 changes
Cross Country
09:011h23
Sheffield station (SHF)
10:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£641One-way
1 change
Cross Country
08:001h24
Sheffield station (SHF)
09:24Birmingham New Street (BHM)
£471One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Birmingham

distanceDistance64 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€45)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCrossCountry or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Sheffield to Birmingham cover the 64 miles long route taking on average 1 h 4 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £41, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Train companies: CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains Sheffield to Birmingham

CrossCountry and East Midlands Trains trains will get you from Sheffield to Birmingham from £18. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

East Midlands Trains is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from London to the East Midlands, Yorkshire, and the North West. East Midlands Trains operates a fleet of Class 158, Class 156, Class 170, Class 222 and Class 180 diesel multiple units, as well as Class 222 Meridian electric multiple units. East Midlands Trains also offers a range of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for East Midlands Trains are London to Nottingham, Sheffield, and Leeds.

    Train from Sheffield to Birmingham

    Three trains an hour depart from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street, with the first of the day leaving at approximately 5:30 a.m. and requiring a connection to be made at Derby. Services are offered as a mixture of direct journeys and those requiring at least one stop, usually in Derby where East Midlands Trains services meet those operated by CrossCountry. Direct journeys are offered by CrossCountry which operate until the final train service at roughly 10:00 p.m.

    Taking the Train from Sheffield

    The historic and cultural highlights of Sheffield run from taking in a football match played by either of the city's two football clubs, to taking in a show at the World famous Lyceum or Crucible Theatres. The city is also home to many famous buildings, including the Mappin Art Gallery. Sheffield train station is located near the city centre and can be easily reached either by foot or through the Sheffield SuperTram service, which departs from numerous points around the city.

    Arriving in Birmingham by Train

    Birmingham has grown into one of the most important cultural cities in the UK, with the regeneration of the Bull Ring shopping district headed by the impressive Selfridge's building. The second city of the UK is also home to a number of festivals that reflect the diversity of the population living within the city. Visitors from Sheffield will arrive at New Street station. The station is serviced by bus stops along Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street. Additionally, a taxi rank is also located on Hill Street. New Street Station is centrally located in Birmingham with a pedestrian tunnel that passes under Bullring Shopping centre to connect to Moor Street station.

    FAQs: Sheffield to Birmingham train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Sheffield to Birmingham 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 Sheffield to Birmingham.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Birmingham can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sheffield to Birmingham is £41; 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 Sheffield to Birmingham is on average 1 h 4 min   for the 64 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Sheffield to Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Sheffield to Birmingham leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Sheffield to Birmingham leaves at 22: 05.
    Yes, there are 11 direct trains a day from Sheffield to Birmingham with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
    Yes, there's a high-speed train to Birmingham. Take the fast train with East Midlands Trains from Sheffield to Birmingham.
    For the trip from Sheffield to Birmingham you can take a train with CrossCountry or East Midlands Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Sheffield and Birmingham on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 05.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

    A day trip to Birmingham from Sheffield is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 4 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Sheffield to Birmingham by train is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Sheffield and Birmingham including taking a train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Sheffield and Birmingham

    Sheffield
    Birmingham
    Sheffield is the most popular Sheffield railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Sheffield for your journey to Birmingham.
    Amenities at station
    ShoppingShopping
    ParkingParking
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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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