Basingstoke to Sheffield by train

  • First train
    05:47
  • Last train
    00:02
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 25m
  • Distance
    236 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    40
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 26m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Basingstoke to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Basingstoke to Sheffield take around 3 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 236 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basingstoke and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Basingstoke to Sheffield?

Journeys between Basingstoke and Sheffield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Basingstoke to Sheffield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

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

The Basingstoke to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Basingstoke around 04:54 and the last train is around 00:41. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basingstoke around 05:41, and the last at 00:02.

When to book Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Basingstoke and Sheffield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Basingstoke 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
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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.