Duration 45 min
Distance 18.8 miles
Average price £15
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rotherham and Chesterfield takes 45 min and the fastest train takes 30 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rotherham to Chesterfield. 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 Sheffield • 35 min

  1. Rotherham Central
  2. Sheffield
  3. Chesterfield
35 min
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£6 - £94

Rotherham to Chesterfield train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Rotherham and Chesterfield. The earliest departure is at 17:46 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Rotherham is at 23:00 which arrives into Chesterfield at 23:45. All services require a transfer at Sheffield and take an average of 45 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotherham Central and arriving at Chesterfield. Services depart twice daily, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Rotherham and Chesterfield is 13 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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Rotherham to Chesterfield train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Rotherham Central station.

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Rotherham to Chesterfield train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Chesterfield station.

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You can take a train from Rotherham to Chesterfield via Sheffield in around 35 min.
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16 min
Every 30 minutes
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£3 - £5
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19 min
6 times a week
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11 min
Every 30 minutes
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£5 - £7
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12 min
Estimated price
£19 - £90

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