Manchester to Sheffield by train
Travelling from Manchester to Sheffield by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Sheffield take around 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 53 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Sheffield.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Sheffield?
Direct trains from Manchester to Sheffield have been found.
We usually find around 85 direct trains on the route from Manchester to Sheffield every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 83 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Sheffield?
The Manchester to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Sheffield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:46 and the last train is around 23:53.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 05:46, and the last at 23:20.
What's the Manchester to Sheffield train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Sheffield are $5.44.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $5 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $6. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Manchester 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 Manchester to Sheffield by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Sheffield?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Sheffield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Trains
- First TransPennine Express
- Northern Rail
- TransPennine Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Sheffield to Manchester by train