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from Bradford to Sheffield

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

Our recommendation

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

08:55Bradford1h30 10:25Sheffield, Coach Station
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05:50Bradford1h25 07:15Sheffield, Coach Station
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08:25Bradford1h35 10:00Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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07:10Bradford1h40 08:50Sheffield, Coach Station
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11:45Bradford1h35 13:20Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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Travel Information between Bradford and Sheffield

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£2 - £15
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £2 • 1 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeCoach • £2 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Cross Country

Take a coach or train to travel 30 miles (49 km) to Sheffield from Bradford. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £2. 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 Bradford to Sheffield.

Travel Tips

Travel from Bradford to Sheffield
Travel to Sheffield 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 Bradford to Sheffield.
How do I travel from Bradford to Sheffield?

There are 2 travel options from Bradford to Sheffield: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bradford to Sheffield?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bradford to Sheffield. Tickets for a coach cost on average £2.

This is compared to other travel options to Sheffield:

A coach is £13 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Bradford to Sheffield costing on average £15.

What is the quickest way from Bradford to Sheffield?

The quickest way to travel to Sheffield from Bradford is by coach, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Sheffield by train can take on average 1 h 24 min.

How many miles from Bradford to Sheffield would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 30 miles (49 km) from Bradford to Sheffield.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bradford to Sheffield?

The average frequency per day from Bradford to Sheffield is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Bradford to Sheffield as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bradford to Sheffield?

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Bradford at Bradford, Bridge Street (Bradford Interchange) and arrive in Sheffield at Sheffield, Brown Street.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bradford Interchange and arrive in Sheffield.
Who can get me from Bradford to Sheffield?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bradford to Sheffield, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Sheffield by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Bradford to Sheffield for £2 on Omio.
  • Cross Country can take you to Sheffield by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Cross Country from Bradford to Sheffield for £15.
Is there a direct service from Bradford to Sheffield?

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Sheffield with National Express or Megabus with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Sheffield with.

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 buy tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bradford to Sheffield?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Bradford to Sheffield often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Bradford 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 buy my Bradford to Sheffield ticket online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Bradford to Sheffield, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £2 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £15 one way.

But we recommend booking Bradford to Sheffield tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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