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Prices explained

Prices explained

At Loco2 we believe in price transparency. We use real data from Loco2 searches to estimate the cheapest fares you should be able to find for your journey.

The cheapest price is the lowest fare we've ever found for this journey. These prices can usually be found by searching when booking opens but they vary due to availability, which depends on factors like the day of the week or time of year.

More popular journeys include 30 day advance and 7 day advance prices. These are updated every two weeks using prices we've found by searching exactly 7 or 30 days from the most recent Thursday (we picked Thursday because this is when average prices are usually found).

30 day and 7 day prices fluctuate based on demand and availability at the time of search. For example, the 7-day price in summer is likely to be more expensive than the same journey in winter.

Prices are sourced in GBP and converted to other currencies using the daily market exchange rate.

We're always seeking to improve how price-checking works, and we welcome feedback on how we can make it better.

More advice about how to find the cheapest tickets can be found in our infographic.

  1. Cheapest price $3.35
  2. 30 day advance $3.35
  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    23:21
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    9m

Travelling from Sheffield to Chesterfield by train

The fastest trains from Sheffield to Chesterfield take around 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 16 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Chesterfield.

Direct trains run between Sheffield and Chesterfield.

We usually find around 56 direct trains on the route from Sheffield to Chesterfield every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 67 departures. The duration is normally about 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chesterfield is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:05 and the last train is around 23:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:29, and the last at 23:38.

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

When to book Sheffield to Chesterfield train tickets?

The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Sheffield to Chesterfield are $3.35, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.

Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $3, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.

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 Chesterfield by train.

Which trains operate between Sheffield and Chesterfield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

Find journey information for Chesterfield to Sheffield

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

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Child and youth passengers

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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