Duration 3h
Distance 64 miles
Average price £31
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Accrington and Sheffield takes 3h and the fastest train takes 2h 22m. There is a train service every few hours from Accrington to Sheffield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Leeds

  1. Accrington
  2. Leeds
  3. Sheffield
2h 6m
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£22 - £56

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Want to know about travelling from Accrington to Sheffield? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Accrington to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Accrington and arriving at Sheffield via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 6m.

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The distance between Accrington and Sheffield is 45 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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Accrington to Sheffield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Accrington station.

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Accrington to Sheffield train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Sheffield station.

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You can take a train from Accrington to Sheffield via Leeds in around 2h 6m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
£11 - £17

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