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There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

£42 - £133

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Bus  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the bus from London Finchley Road Station to Sheffield, Meadowhall National Express / ...

£16 - £20

3 alternative options

Line 46 bus, train, bus  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the line 46 bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to King's Cross St. Pancras 46
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
  3. Take the bus from Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Frenchgate Interchange/B7 to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange/C1 X78

£26 - £188

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield 159 miles

£24 - £35

Fly, train  •  4h 5m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield

£70 - £254

London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield by subway, walk, train and tram

The journey time between London Paddington Station and University of Sheffield is around 2h 53m and covers a distance of around 169 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 32m. Operated by London Underground (Tube), East Midlands Railways, Southern Service and others, the London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield service departs from Paddington and arrives in University of Sheffield. Typically 239 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 53m
Fastest journey time:
2h 32m
Services per week:
239
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:05
Last service departs at:
22:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield subway, walk, train and tram schedules

Departing Wednesday, June 16, 2021

London Paddington Station → University of Sheffield
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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield is to bus which costs £15 - £21 and takes 5h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Warwick Avenue and arriving at Western Bank, Bolsover Street/Brook Hill via London Finchley Road Station and Meadowhall Interchange/A1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Paddington and arriving at University of Sheffield via London St Pancras International and Sheffield Stn - Hallam Uni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 14m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and University of Sheffield is 141 miles. The road distance is 159 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield without a car is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £40 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Finchley Road Station.

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London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from London St Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield is to train which takes 3h 14m and costs £40 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £21 and takes 5h 44m.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 140.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 14m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and University of Sheffield, England?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £110 and the journey takes 2h 12m. Southern Service also services this route once a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Finchley Road Station to Sheffield, Meadowhall every 4 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £10 and the journey takes 3h 10m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £240
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £110
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £110
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £35
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £23
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£21 - £35
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£20 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£20 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Super Off-Peak Single
£60 - £85
Off-Peak Single
£70 - £80
Anytime Single
£75 - £95
TransPennine Express Service
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace to King's Cross St. Pancras
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
First
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 London Finchley Road Station to Sheffield, Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Website
National Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Finchley Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield, Meadowhall station.

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London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from London Paddington Station to University of Sheffield.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 301+ hotels available in University of Sheffield. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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