Penrith to Sheffield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    21:40
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 42m

Travelling from Penrith to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Penrith to Sheffield take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 166 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Penrith and Sheffield.

Are there direct trains from Penrith to Sheffield?

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

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Penrith 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 28 departures.

How long is the train journey from Penrith to Sheffield?

The Penrith to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Penrith to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Penrith around 05:58 and the last train is around 21:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Penrith around 05:58, and the last at 21:40.

When to book Penrith 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 Penrith to Sheffield by train.

Which train companies operate between Penrith and Sheffield?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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