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Travelling from Stafford to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Stafford to Sheffield take around 1 hour and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 78 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stafford and Sheffield.

Are there direct trains from Stafford to Sheffield?

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

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Stafford 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 54 departures.

How long is the train journey from Stafford to Sheffield?

The Stafford to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Stafford to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Stafford around 06:28 and the last train is around 23:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stafford around 06:48, and the last at 21:30.

When to book Stafford 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 Stafford to Sheffield by train.

Which train companies operate between Stafford and Sheffield?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • 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 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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