Bournemouth to Sheffield by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    23:12
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 30m
  • Distance
    296 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    34
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 22m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bournemouth to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Bournemouth to Sheffield take around 4 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 296 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bournemouth and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Bournemouth to Sheffield?

Journeys between Bournemouth and Sheffield usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Bournemouth to Sheffield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bournemouth to Sheffield?

The Bournemouth to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bournemouth to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Bournemouth around 05:12 and the last train is around 23:12. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bournemouth around 06:16, and the last at 23:08.

When to book Bournemouth to Sheffield train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bournemouth to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bournemouth and Sheffield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bournemouth to Sheffield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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