Gloucester to Sheffield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    22:47
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 22m

Travelling from Gloucester to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Gloucester to Sheffield take around 2 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 176 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gloucester and Sheffield.

Are there direct trains from Gloucester to Sheffield?

Journeys between Gloucester and Sheffield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 23 departures on the route from Gloucester 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 25 departures.

How long is the train journey from Gloucester to Sheffield?

The Gloucester to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Gloucester to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Gloucester around 06:00 and the last train is around 22:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gloucester around 07:06, and the last at 21:55.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Gloucester 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 Gloucester to Sheffield by train.

Which train companies operate between Gloucester and Sheffield?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway

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

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The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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