Sheffield to Aberdeen by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 21m
  • Distance
    421 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 32m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Sheffield to Aberdeen by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Aberdeen take around 6 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 421 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Aberdeen.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Aberdeen?

Direct trains from Sheffield to Aberdeen have been found.

We usually find at least one direct train on the route from Sheffield to Aberdeen every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Sheffield to Aberdeen train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the only direct train to Aberdeen is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 14:21. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Sheffield around 13:52.

When to book Sheffield to Aberdeen 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 Sheffield to Aberdeen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Aberdeen?

CrossCountry is the train company that operates on the route from Sheffield to Aberdeen.

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

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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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