Duration 6h 5m
Distance 192.3 miles
Average price £243
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Sheffield and Merthyr Tydfil takes 6h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 4m. There is a train service every few hours from Sheffield to Merthyr Tydfil. 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 • 5h 19m

  1. Sheffield
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Cardiff Central
  4. Merthyr Tydfil
5h 19m
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£116 - £334

Sheffield to Merthyr Tydfil train times

Trains run hourly between Sheffield and Merthyr Tydfil. The earliest departure is at 06:53 in the morning, and the last departure from Sheffield is at 21:55 which arrives into Merthyr Tydfil at 13:28. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Merthyr Tydfil. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Merthyr Tydfil via Birmingham New Street and Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 19m.

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The distance between Sheffield and Merthyr Tydfil is 139 miles. The road distance is 192.3 miles.

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Sheffield to Merthyr Tydfil train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Sheffield station.

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Sheffield to Merthyr Tydfil train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Merthyr Tydfil station.

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