Trains from Sheffield to London

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The cheapest trains

from Sheffield
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Cheapest

£57

Average

£58

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 Sheffield to London will cost around £ 58 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 57.

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09:29Sheffield2h0711:36London St Pancras
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£571One-way
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08:26Sheffield1h5910:25London St Pancras
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10:29Sheffield2h0712:36London St Pancras
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10:00Sheffield2h0912:09London St Pancras
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09:00Sheffield2h0811:08London St Pancras
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£641One-way

Train Times

Sheffield to London

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08:26Sheffield1h5910:25London St Pancras
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09:00Sheffield2h0811:08London St Pancras
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09:29Sheffield2h0711:36London St Pancras
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10:00Sheffield2h0912:09London St Pancras
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10:29Sheffield2h0712:36London St Pancras
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Sun
Aug 25
£87East Midlands Trains
£29National Express
Mon
Aug 26
£57East Midlands Trains
£29National Express
Tue
Aug 27
£72East Midlands Trains
£12National Express
Wed
Aug 28
£57East Midlands Trains
£12National Express
Thu
Aug 29
£57East Midlands Trains
£8National Express
Fri
Aug 30
£37East Midlands Trains
£9National Express
Sat
Aug 31
£52London North Eastern Railway
£11National Express
Sun
Sep 1
£43Grand Central Trains
£12National Express
Mon
Sep 2
£57East Midlands Trains
£8National Express
Tue
Sep 3
£57East Midlands Trains
£8National Express
Wed
Sep 4
£57East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Thu
Sep 5
£57East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Fri
Sep 6
£57East Midlands Trains
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Sat
Sep 7
£43East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Sun
Sep 8
£30London North Eastern Railway
£8National Express
Mon
Sep 9
£35London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Tue
Sep 10
£35London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Wed
Sep 11
£52London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Thu
Sep 12
£52London North Eastern Railway
£7National Express
Fri
Sep 13
£57East Midlands Trains
£7National Express
Sat
Sep 14
£43East Midlands Trains
£7National Express

The fastest trains

from Sheffield
to London

Showing times and prices for Aug 26

Fastest Journey

1h 59m

Average

2h 6m

Trains per day

5

Distance

227 km

Of the 5 train that leave Sheffield for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 227 km distance in an average of 2h 6m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 59m .

The slowest train will take 2h 9m 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.

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08:26Sheffield1h5910:25London St Pancras
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£571One-way
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09:29Sheffield2h0711:36London St Pancras
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£571One-way
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10:29Sheffield2h0712:36London St Pancras
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£571One-way
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09:00Sheffield2h0811:08London St Pancras
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£641One-way
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10:00Sheffield2h0912:09London St Pancras
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£571One-way

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Journey Summary

Sheffield to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
2 hours 18 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £54
Trains depart from:Sheffield
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:227 km
TrainTrain Companies:London North Eastern Railway, Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, First Hull Trains, Grand Central Trains

Trains from Sheffield to London: Journey Details

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.

Taking the Train from Sheffield

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.

Getting into London by Train

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.

 

Which train companies go from Sheffield to London?

All Sheffield to London trains are operated by East Midlands Trains, Grand Central Trains, or Virgin Trains East Coast.

How long is the train journey from Sheffield to London?

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.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Sheffield to London?

The first Sheffield to London train departs Sheffield at 5:30 a.m., while the last train leaves at 11:37 p.m.

Where do trains from Sheffield to London depart from and arrive to?

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.

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