Trains from Sheffield to Manchester from £6

Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Cheapest

£6

Average

£17

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.

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11:15Sheffield1h17 12:32Manchester Piccadilly
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£61One-way
10:17Sheffield1h15 11:32Manchester Piccadilly
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£61One-way
09:14Sheffield1h18 10:32Manchester Piccadilly
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£71One-way
09:11Sheffield0h53 10:04Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way
10:41Sheffield0h55 11:36Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way

Train schedule Sheffield to Manchester

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09:11Sheffield0h53 10:04Manchester Piccadilly
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09:14Sheffield1h18 10:32Manchester Piccadilly
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10:17Sheffield1h15 11:32Manchester Piccadilly
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10:41Sheffield0h55 11:36Manchester Piccadilly
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11:15Sheffield1h17 12:32Manchester Piccadilly
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11:40Sheffield0h57 12:37Manchester Piccadilly
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Fastest train times from Sheffield to Manchester

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

53 m

Average

1 h 5 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

52 km

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

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09:11Sheffield0h53 10:04Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way
10:41Sheffield0h55 11:36Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way
11:40Sheffield0h57 12:37Manchester Piccadilly
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£271One-way
10:17Sheffield1h15 11:32Manchester Piccadilly
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£61One-way
11:15Sheffield1h17 12:32Manchester Piccadilly
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£61One-way

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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Manchester

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price£6 (€6)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTranspennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester cover the 32 miles (52 km) long route taking on average 1 h 9 min with our travel partners like Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £6, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £4. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Sheffield to Manchester

Travel between Sheffield and Manchester from £4 with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

CrossCountry

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Find cheap tickets for CrossCountry trains from Sheffield to Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Sheffield to Manchester train timetable from CrossCountry, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 32 miles (52 km) journey between Sheffield and Manchester, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains between Sheffield and Manchester in the Omio app, you can check to see if the CrossCountry trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the CrossCountry train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Manchester from Sheffield and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Sheffield and Manchester with CrossCountry!

    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.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Sheffield to Manchester

    Travel by train to Manchester 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 Manchester.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Sheffield to Manchester to cost as little as £4  in the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Manchester from Sheffield is £6  one way.
    The Sheffield to Manchester train distance is approximately 32 miles (52 km).
    On average the train from Sheffield to Manchester duration is 1 h 9 min  for the 32 miles (52 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Sheffield   to Manchester Piccadilly.

    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 Manchester Piccadilly, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

    Take the Sheffield to Manchester train with Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Sheffield and Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Sheffield to Manchester, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Northern Rail, Transpennine Express or East Midlands Railway  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    The average number of trains departing Sheffield for Manchester is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Sheffield to Manchester at 05: 18   or take the last train from Sheffield to Manchester leaving at 22: 47. Look for the latest Sheffield Manchester train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from Sheffield to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £6 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Sheffield to Manchester a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Sheffield
    Manchester
    The major railway station for departures from Sheffield is Sheffield. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sheffield for your trip from Sheffield to Manchester.

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