Directions from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield

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Recommended option

Train East Midlands Trains  •  3 h 34 min

$45 - $130

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. National Express
  2. National Express

$28 - $35

7 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  5 h 17 min

$104 - $172

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. 201.7 miles

$40 - $65

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$142 - $366

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

  1. LHR - LBA

$133 - $321

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  5 h 43 min

  1. SEN - MAN

$120 - $398

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. SOU - MAN

$101 - $248

Train to Southampton, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6 h 32 min

  1. SOU - LBA

$137 - $363

Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Sheffield is 263 km. The road distance is 323 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield is to bus which costs £20 - £26 and takes 6 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield is to drive which takes 3 h 22 min and costs £30 - £50.

No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Sheffield via London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Sheffield via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield, including transfers.

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield via London St Pancras International LL and London St Pancras International in around 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Sheffield via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
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
Flights from Southampton to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $27
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $55
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
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
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 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Greater Anglia
South Western Railway
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com

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