There are 5 ways to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield by train, bus or car

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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
  4. Take the train from Doncaster to Sheffield

$52 - $142

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from King's Lynn to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 29 min

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

$52 - $77

Bus, train via Lincoln Central  •  5 h 21 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 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

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

$22 - $35

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

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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.

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The distance between King's Lynn and Sheffield is 89 miles. The road distance is 106.2 miles.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs .

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

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King's Lynn to Sheffield bus services, operated by National Express, depart from King's Lynn station.

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King's Lynn to Sheffield train services, operated by Great Northern, depart from Kings Lynn station.

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The best way to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h.

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King's Lynn to Sheffield bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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King's Lynn to Sheffield train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Map of how to get from King's Lynn to Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 89.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 23 min

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 St Margarets Bus Station 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
$13 - $19
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Kings Lynn to Ely
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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
$14 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Doncaster to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$12 - $19
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 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Single
$20 - $29
Train from Peterborough to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Train from Spalding to Lincoln Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lincoln Central to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
First in Norfolk & Suffolk
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Transport Interchange to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn (Bay 10)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Website
firstgroup.com
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from King's Lynn, Hillington Square to Spalding, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from King's Lynn to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between King's Lynn to Sheffield is 106 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from King's Lynn to Sheffield.

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