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.
The average ticket from Sheffield to London will cost around £ 114 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 48.
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2 h 4 m
2 h 31 m
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Of the 6 trains that leave Sheffield for London every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 227 km distance in an average of 2 h 31 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 4 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 48 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.
|Distance||141 miles (227 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 1 min|
|Average train ticket price||£42 (€47)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains|
Trains from Sheffield to London cover the 141 miles (227 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 1 min with our travel partners like Grand Central Trains, East Midlands Railway, Cross Country, West Midlands Railway, London North Eastern Railway or Hull Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £30, but the average price of train tickets is £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in London Victoria.
Travel to London from Sheffield from £30 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.
CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Sheffield to London you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.
Looking for trains to London from Sheffield? CrossCountry is one of the best companies to travel with on the 141 miles (227 km) trip between Sheffield and London. As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio quickly shows you the latest CrossCountry train timetables, tickets and offers (such as luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Sheffield to London routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Sheffield to London, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Sheffield - London train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with CrossCountry!
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The train journey from Sheffield into London can be completed in as little as two-and-a-half hours. East Midlands Trains operate a frequent direct service that runs from 5.30 a.m. until 8.49 p.m. - with trains leaving often as twice an hour. East Coast rail also offer infrequent trains from Sheffield to London, with their service involving a brief change in Doncaster en route.
Perhaps Sheffield's most famous and well-respected attraction is the Crucible Theatre. World-renowned as the home of the Snooker world championship, the theatre is also home to a year-round calendar of incredible plays and productions. If theatre isn't your thing why not visit the Winter Gardens? Located in the city centre, the Gardens are home to a huge variety of flora and fauna and boast one of the most extensive collections of rare flowers in the United Kingdom. The amazing glass structure is also one of the finest contemporary buildings in the city.
Sheffield train station is conveniently located at the edge of the city centre, ensuring for easy access. Whilst Sheffield station can be easily accessed by foot from the middle of the city centre (10-minute walk), the Sheffield SuperTram service also stops there. These trams pick up from various points in and around the city and run frequently every day.
The illustrious capital city of the United Kingdom that travellers come from far and wide to visit, London has a little bit of everything for everyone - culture, history, sport, nightlife, and restaurants. The Covent Garden area of the city is a great way to immerse yourself in a wide range of different cultures and see a host of diverse things all in one place. With a world famous market, theatres, great restaurants and street performers, it's always a vibrant and exciting place to visit.
London is home to a wide variety of different rail stations and passengers who've come down from Sheffield will often arrive at London St Pancras - which caters specifically for services from South Yorkshire and the East Midlands. The station offers excellent transport links into all areas of London by means of six separate tube lines. Kings Cross station is also located just across the road.
Trains from Sheffield to London take between 2 hours and 3h09 to arrive in London depending on the train company, number of transfers, time of day, and time of week you are travelling.
The first Sheffield to London train departs Sheffield at 5:30 a.m., while the last train leaves at 11:37 p.m.
All Sheffield to London trains depart from Sheffield train station. All trains travelling from Sheffield to London arrive at either London's Kings Cross or St Pancras train station.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sheffield and arriving in London Victoria.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Sheffield, which is located around 0.5 miles (764 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.
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