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Thu
28 Oct
£7Northern Rail
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29 Oct
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30 Oct
£13Cross Country
£4Flixbus
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31 Oct
£13Cross Country
£4Flixbus
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1 Nov
£6Northern Rail
£13National Express
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2 Nov
£5Northern Rail
£13National Express
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3 Nov
£6Northern Rail
£13National Express
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4 Nov
£6Northern Rail
£4Flixbus
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5 Nov
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8 Nov
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Train Information from Sheffield to York

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train Duration59 min
priceAverage train Ticket Price£8 (€9)
changesDirect trainYes
carrierstrain companiesCross Country, Northern Rail or First Transpennine Express

Trains from Sheffield to York cover the 42 miles (68 km) long trip taking on average 59 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, Northern Rail or First Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £5, but the average price of train tickets is £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in York.

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Sheffield to York with CrossCountry

CrossCountry trains will get you from Sheffield to York from £5. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

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

It’s easy to book your CrossCountry train ticket from Sheffield to York online with Omio! Simply check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Sheffield to York as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap CrossCountry train tickets online. Prices for CrossCountry trains from Sheffield to York start at £13 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 42 miles (68 km). If you search for CrossCountry trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Sheffield to York. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Sheffield to York CrossCountry train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

CrossCountry from Sheffield to York train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 5 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 5 a day

CrossCountry has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your CrossCountry tickets between Sheffield and York and when travelling by train:

  • 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

Trains from Sheffield to York: Journey Details

Trains from Sheffield to York are operated by Cross Country, Northern Rail and Virgin Trains East Coast. A regular service operates seven days a week, starting at around 6:30 a.m. There are up to ten trains an hour until about 10:00 p.m., then later departures have a longer journey time. Two departures an hour are direct taking approximately 1 hour. The rest involve a connection at Doncaster and take slightly longer.

Taking the Train from Sheffield

Trains from Sheffield to York depart from Sheffield Station, located just a short distance from the city centre. Regular transport links between the station and the town, as well as the airport, the Meadowhall Shopping Centre and the Dom Valley Arena, are operated by Stagecoach Supertrams. Local buses, run by First Group and Stagecoach, also depart from the city bus station, which is close to the train station. A taxi rank is located outside the station.

Getting into York by Train

York is an ancient city that dates back to pre-Roman times and still retains much evidence of its past for visitors to admire. A walk on the city's medieval walls, sitting on Roman foundations, provides some of the city's best views. The town centre is dominated by its Gothic Cathedral while lively reconstructions at the fascinating Jorvik Centre take visitors on a walk through Viking era streets. Trains from Sheffield to York arrive at York Station, adjacent to the National Railway Museum and within walking distance of York's pedestrianised centre and historic attractions. First Bus, Arriva and other providers operate frequent bus services around the town and out to surrounding areas. Taxis are available at the station.

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