Portsmouth to Sheffield by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:25
  • Last train
    23:24
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 40m

Travelling from Portsmouth to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Portsmouth to Sheffield take around 4 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 289 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Portsmouth and Sheffield.

Are there direct trains from Portsmouth to Sheffield?

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

We usually find around 33 departures on the route from Portsmouth 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 49 departures.

How long is the train journey from Portsmouth to Sheffield?

The Portsmouth to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Portsmouth to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Portsmouth around 04:25 and the last train is around 23:24. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Portsmouth around 04:38, and the last at 20:23.

When to book Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to Sheffield by train.

Which train companies operate between Portsmouth and Sheffield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern

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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