There are 5 ways to get from King's Lynn 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  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Kings Lynn to Ely
  2. Take the train from Ely to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster

$50 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn to Leicester National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester to Sheffield National Express

$21 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Railway Station (forecourt) to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 10) XL|Excel
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sheffield

$27 - $76

Bus, train via Lincoln Central  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn, Hillington Square to Spalding, Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Spalding to Lincoln Central
  3. Take the train from Lincoln Central to Sheffield

$45 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from King's Lynn to Sheffield 106.2 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between King's Lynn, England and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from King's Lynn to Sheffield via Ely, Peterborough, and Doncaster in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from King's Lynn to Sheffield via Leicester in around 6 h.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ely to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $35
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Train from Spalding to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Ely to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$45 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Hillington Square to Spalding, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from King's Lynn to Leicester
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from King's Lynn to Sheffield?

The distance between King's Lynn and Sheffield is 143 km. The road distance is 170 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield?

The cheapest way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield?

The quickest way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs £16 - £24.

Is there a direct train between King's Lynn and Sheffield?

No, there is no direct train from King's Lynn to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Kings Lynn and arriving at Sheffield via Ely, Peterborough and Doncaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

Is there a direct bus between King's Lynn and Sheffield?

No, there is no direct bus from King's Lynn to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from King's Lynn and arriving at Sheffield via Leicester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

How long does it take to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield?

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield, including transfers.