Travel options
from Birmingham to Sheffield

You can get from Birmingham to Sheffield by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Sheffield on 26 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:10Birmingham2h30 15:40Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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£71One-way
Cheapest
13:10Birmingham2h30 15:40Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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£71One-way
Other options
10:03Birmingham New Street1h15 11:18Sheffield
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£531One-way
08:03Birmingham New Street1h15 09:18Sheffield
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£571One-way
09:03Birmingham New Street1h15 10:18Sheffield
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£571One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
25 Oct
£54Cross Country
£6Megabus
Tue
26 Oct
£50Cross Country
£5Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£50Cross Country
£6Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£50Cross Country
£6Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£54Cross Country
£6Megabus
Sat
30 Oct
£26Cross Country
£6Megabus
Sun
31 Oct
£26Cross Country
£6Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£26Cross Country
£6Megabus
Tue
2 Nov
£21Cross Country
£3Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£21Cross Country
£3Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£20Cross Country
£6Megabus
Fri
5 Nov
£26Cross Country
£6Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£26Cross Country
£6Flixbus

Travel Information between Birmingham and Sheffield

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £26
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £8 • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £26 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Travel 64 miles (104 km) by coach or train from Birmingham to Sheffield. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £8. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Birmingham to Sheffield.

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FAQs
What are my travel options from Birmingham to Sheffield?

You can travel from Birmingham to Sheffield 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Birmingham to Sheffield?

The cheapest way from Birmingham to Sheffield is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £8 compared to other travel options to Sheffield:

A coach is £18 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Birmingham to Sheffield costing on average £26.

What is the fastest way from Birmingham to Sheffield?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Sheffield is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options from Birmingham to Sheffield can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 1 h 45 min.

What is the distance from Birmingham to Sheffield?

The distance between Birmingham and Sheffield is around 64 miles (104 km).

How many services a day are there from Birmingham to Sheffield?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Sheffield is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Birmingham and Sheffield as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Birmingham and in Sheffield?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Sheffield:

  • Coaches most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Sheffield at Sheffield, Brown Street.
  • Trains most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham New Street and arrive in Sheffield at Sheffield.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Birmingham to Sheffield?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Sheffield:

  • You can travel by coach between Birmingham and Sheffield with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Birmingham to Sheffield tickets for £8 on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Birmingham to Sheffield with Cross Country. Cheap tickets can be found for £26 with Cross Country from Birmingham to Sheffield.
Can I find a direct route from Birmingham to Sheffield?

Yes, there are direct routes from Birmingham to Sheffield with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Sheffield with National Express or Megabus.
  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to Sheffield with Cross Country.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Sheffield tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Birmingham to Sheffield ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Birmingham to Sheffield often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Liverpool. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Birmingham and Sheffield itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sheffield and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Birmingham to Sheffield ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Birmingham to Sheffield, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £8 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £26 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Birmingham to Sheffield online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.