There are 5 ways to get from Burnley to Sheffield by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield

$29 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) X43
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield

$26 - $37

Train, bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Burnley Manchester Road to Bradford Interchange
  2. Take the bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240

$17 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Burnley to Sheffield 66.5 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Burnley to Sheffield is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Burnley to Sheffield is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Burnley and Sheffield is 43 miles. The road distance is 66.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Burnley to Sheffield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Burnley to Sheffield station. However, there are services departing from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) and arriving at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Burnley to Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 42.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Burnley, England and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from Burnley to Sheffield via Manchester Victoria, Victoria (Manchester Metrolink), Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink), and Manchester Piccadilly in around 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Burnley to Sheffield via Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 3 h 38 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Burnley Manchester Road to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
The Burnley Bus Company
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Burnley, Mechanics Institute (Manchester Road) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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