Sheffield to Gainsborough by train

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Travelling from Sheffield to Gainsborough by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Gainsborough take around 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 46 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Gainsborough.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Gainsborough?

Direct trains from Sheffield to Gainsborough have been found.

We usually find around 29 direct trains on the route from Sheffield to Gainsborough every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

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

The Sheffield to Gainsborough train travel time is normally about 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Gainsborough is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:39 and the last train is around 20:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:39, and the last at 21:24.

When to book Sheffield to Gainsborough 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 Gainsborough by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Gainsborough?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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

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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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