Trains from Sheffield to Manchester

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The cheapest trains

from Sheffield
to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Cheapest

£7

Average

£10

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 Manchester will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

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09:14Sheffield1h19 10:33Manchester Piccadilly
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£71One-way
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08:33Sheffield1h07 09:40Manchester Piccadilly
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£71One-way
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08:41Sheffield1h00 09:41Manchester Oxford Road
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£111One-way
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08:08Sheffield0h54 09:02Manchester Piccadilly
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£141One-way
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09:11Sheffield0h51 10:02Manchester Piccadilly
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£141One-way

Train Times

Sheffield to Manchester

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08:08Sheffield0h54 09:02Manchester Piccadilly
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08:33Sheffield1h07 09:40Manchester Piccadilly
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08:41Sheffield1h00 09:41Manchester Oxford Road
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09:11Sheffield0h51 10:02Manchester Piccadilly
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09:14Sheffield1h19 10:33Manchester Piccadilly
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Fri
Sep 20
£7Northern Rail
£5National Express
Sat
Sep 21
£7Northern Rail
£5National Express
Sun
Sep 22
£4First Transpennine Express
£5National Express
Mon
Sep 23
£6Northern Rail
£4National Express
Tue
Sep 24
£6Northern Rail
£5National Express
Wed
Sep 25
£6Northern Rail
£4National Express
Thu
Sep 26
£6Northern Rail
£4National Express
Fri
Sep 27
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Sat
Sep 28
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Sun
Sep 29
£6First Transpennine Express
£4National Express
Mon
Sep 30
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Tue
Oct 1
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Wed
Oct 2
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Thu
Oct 3
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Fri
Oct 4
£3Northern Rail
£4National Express
Sat
Oct 5
£6First Transpennine Express
£4National Express
Sun
Oct 6
£6First Transpennine Express
£4National Express
Mon
Oct 7
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Tue
Oct 8
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express
Wed
Oct 9
£5Northern Rail
£4National Express

The fastest trains

from Sheffield
to Manchester

Showing times and prices for Sep 20

Fastest Journey

51 m

Average

1 h 2 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

52 km

Of the 5 train that leave Sheffield for Manchester 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 52 km distance in an average of 1 h 2 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 51 m .

The slowest train will take 1 h 19 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.

Fastest
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09:11Sheffield0h51 10:02Manchester Piccadilly
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£141One-way
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08:08Sheffield0h54 09:02Manchester Piccadilly
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£141One-way
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08:41Sheffield1h00 09:41Manchester Oxford Road
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£111One-way
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08:33Sheffield1h07 09:40Manchester Piccadilly
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£71One-way
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09:14Sheffield1h19 10:33Manchester Piccadilly
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£71One-way

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Journey Summary

Sheffield to Manchester Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
1 hours 7 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £7
Trains depart from:Sheffield
Trains arrive in:Manchester
Distance:52 km
TrainTrain Companies:First Transpennine Express, East Midlands Trains, Northern Rail

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester: Journey Details

Manchester has roots going back to its Roman settlements but quickly developed into a prosperous city during the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th centuries. Much of this industrial growth is seen in the architecture of mill-owner's properties and public buildings, many of which now house museums and art galleries. Today, Manchester is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city, with good shopping and dining, a great nightlife and an important role in the country's music scene.

 

Which train companies go from Sheffield to Manchester?

TransPennine Express, Northern, East Midland Trains operate the trains from Sheffield to Manchester.

How long is the train from Sheffield to Manchester?

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester usually take about 56 minutes, although some journeys can take up to 1 hour and 20 minutes.

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

The first direct train from Sheffield to Manchester is at 3:25 a.m and the last direct Sheffield to Manchester train leaves at 22:11 p.m.

How often is the train from Sheffield to Manchester?

There are two to three trains an hour, between just after 5:00 a.m, until just before 11:00 p.m. There is a reduced service on Sundays.

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

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester depart from the city's train station, which is located just a short walk from the city centre. Supertrams, operated by Stagecoach, run from the station on regular routes around the city, and out to the Dom Valley Arena and Meadowhall Shopping Centre. The city bus station is a short walk from the railway station, from where buses depart to all parts of Sheffield, the airport and the surrounding districts. These are operated by Stagecoach and First Group. Taxis are available at the station.

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester arrive at Manchester Piccadilly Station, with some going on further to Manchester Oxford Road Station, near the University. Piccadilly Station is centrally located, just a short walk from the Arndale Shopping Centre, and has good bus and tram links to all parts of the city. First Bus run regular night routes throughout the week, and taxi ranks are located at both stations.

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Manchester
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