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from Edinburgh to Sheffield

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

Our recommendation

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

06:30Edinburgh Airport1h15 07:45Birmingham International Airport
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11:15Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 17:20Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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Other options
22:45Edinburgh, Elder Street6h05 04:50Sheffield, Meadowhall Interchange
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08:45Edinburgh7h25 16:10Sheffield, Coach Station
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10:45Edinburgh8h40 19:25Sheffield, Coach Station
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

26 Oct
£62Cross Country
27 Oct
£56London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
28 Oct
£56London North Eastern Railway
£23National Express
29 Oct
£69Cross Country
30 Oct
£62Cross Country
31 Oct
£47London North Eastern Railway
3 Nov
£56Cross Country
4 Nov
£51Cross Country
5 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
6 Nov
£47London North Eastern Railway
8 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
9 Nov
£46Cross Country
£15National Express
10 Nov
£47Cross Country
£14National Express
11 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
£14National Express
12 Nov
£56London North Eastern Railway
13 Nov
£47London North Eastern Railway
14 Nov
£139Cross Country
£14National Express

Travel Information from Edinburgh to Sheffield

distanceDistance190 miles (306 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£19 - £78
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £19 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £78 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, National Express or Cross Country

Travel 190 miles (306 km) by flight, coach or train between Edinburgh and Sheffield. If speed is a priority, then a flight 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 £19. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are easyJet, National Express or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Sheffield.

Travel Tips

Travel from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh to Sheffield.
What are my Edinburgh to Sheffield travel options?

There are 3 ways to get from Edinburgh to Sheffield: flight, coach or train.

How do I get from Edinburgh to Sheffield the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Sheffield, which costs on average £19.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Sheffield:

A coach is generally £59 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £78 from Edinburgh to Sheffield.

A coach is about £50 less than a train, which costs on average £69 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Edinburgh to Sheffield?

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

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

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 5 min.

In comparison, getting to Sheffield by train can take on average 3 h 22 min.

How far is it from Edinburgh to Sheffield?

The distance between Edinburgh and Sheffield is around 190 miles (306 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Edinburgh to Sheffield is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.
  • Trains mostly leave from Edinburgh Waverley and tend to arrive in Sheffield.
Which travel operators can get me from Edinburgh to Sheffield?

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

  • You can travel to Sheffield from Edinburgh by flight with easyJet. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £78 with easyJet from Edinburgh to Sheffield.
  • You can travel between Edinburgh and Sheffield by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £19 with National Express from Edinburgh to Sheffield.
  • You can travel by train between Edinburgh and Sheffield with Cross Country, and you can find Cross Country Edinburgh to Sheffield tickets for £69 on Omio.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Edinburgh to Sheffield?
Your journey from Edinburgh to Sheffield doesn't have to end in Sheffield. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Birmingham to your Edinburgh to Sheffield trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Sheffield today!
How early should I buy Edinburgh to Sheffield tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £78 one way on average.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £19 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is £69 one way on average for this journey.

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