Croydon to Sheffield by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 44m
  • Distance
    242 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 21m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Croydon to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Croydon to Sheffield take around 2 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 242 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Croydon and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Croydon to Sheffield?

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

We usually find around 48 departures on the route from Croydon 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 59 departures.

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

The Croydon to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Croydon around 04:42 and the last train is around 22:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Croydon around 04:40, and the last at 21:50.

When to book Croydon 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 Croydon to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Croydon and Sheffield?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

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

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