There are 10 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Doncaster  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster

$71 - $158

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Bus via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Sheffield National Express

$26 - $40

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Train East Midlands Trains  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sheffield

$86 - $133

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Sheffield National Express

$30 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield 151.8 miles

$30 - $50

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$142 - $349

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$130 - $391

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield

$133 - $309

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$116 - $243

Fly Cambridge to Manchester, train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$85 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield is to bus which costs £19 - £30 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs £24 - £40.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Sheffield is 203 km. The road distance is 243 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Sheffield. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Sheffield via Peterborough and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield via Peterborough and Doncaster in around 3 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sheffield via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Milton Keynes Coachway in around 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$40
Business
$39
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$39
Business
$36
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
nationalexpress.com

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