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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Thornaby

distanceDistance79 miles (128 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price£52 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Sheffield to Thornaby cover the 79 miles (128 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 19 min with our travel partners like Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £52, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Thornaby.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Sheffield to Thornaby

For as little as £37 you can travel by train from Sheffield to Thornaby with CrossCountry. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Sheffield to Thornaby you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Sheffield and Thornaby online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train to Thornaby from Sheffield, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 79 miles (128 km) trip between Sheffield and Thornaby as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Sheffield and Thornaby, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Sheffield to Thornaby train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

    These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Sheffield and Thornaby:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Sheffield to Thornaby

    Travel by train to Thornaby 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 Thornaby.

    How much do cheap trains from Sheffield to Thornaby cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Sheffield and Thornaby for as little as £37  in the next 7 days.

    How much does the train from Sheffield to Thornaby cost on average?

    If you’re looking to book tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Sheffield to Thornaby train prices are on average £52  one way.

    What is the distance by train from Sheffield to Thornaby?

    The train distance from Sheffield to Thornaby is around 79 miles (128 km).

    What is the average Sheffield to Thornaby train duration?

    On average the train from Sheffield to Thornaby duration is 2 h 19 min  for the 79 miles (128 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When travelling by train from Sheffield to Thornaby, which train station in Sheffield do I depart from and which train station in Thornaby do I arrive in?

    When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sheffield   and arriving in Thornaby.

    Where is the train station in Sheffield to go to Thornaby? Where is the train station in Thornaby located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Sheffield and travel around 0.5 miles (764 m) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Thornaby and need to travel approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the train station to the city centre in Thornaby.

    Which train providers should I travel with from Sheffield to Thornaby?

    For the trip from Sheffield to Thornaby you can take a train with Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Sheffield and Thornaby on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

    How many train services are there to Thornaby from Sheffield a day?

    On average, there are 12 trains a day from Sheffield to Thornaby. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Sheffield to Thornaby?

    The earliest train for this trip departs from Sheffield at 09: 11. The last train leaves from Sheffield at 23: 12. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Sheffield to Thornaby and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

    How far in advance should I book a train ticket to Thornaby from Sheffield to get the best deals?

    You can find a train from Sheffield to Thornaby to cost on average £52 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Sheffield to Thornaby train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    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 to Thornaby from Sheffield.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +44 08704420104
    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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