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There are 6 ways to get from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 11m

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

£75 - £120

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Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street National Express

£8 - £11

4 alternative options

Train via Retford  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Retford
  2. Take the train from Retford Low Level to Sheffield

£27 - £176

Rideshare  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Sheffield 162 miles

£12 - £25

Drive  •  2h 49m

  1. Drive from London King's Cross to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation 161.8 miles

£24 - £40

Fly, train  •  3h 44m

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

£60 - £294

London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation by train

The train journey time between London and Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is around 2h 10m and covers a distance of around 165 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 56m. Operated by East Midlands Railways, the London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation train service departs from London St Pancras International and arrives in Sheffield. Typically 252 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation train schedules

London → Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation
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Last updated: 15 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is to bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is to train which costs £75 - £120 and takes 2h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International and arriving at Sheffield. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between London and Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is 142 miles. The road distance is 161.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation without a car is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs £75 - £120.

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The train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield takes 2h 11m including transfers and departs hourly.

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London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation 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 to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is to train which takes 2h 11m and costs £75 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 3h 40m.

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Map of how to get from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation.
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  • Distance: 142.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 11m

What companies run services between London, England and Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation, England?

East Midlands Railways operates a train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield hourly. Tickets cost £75 - £120 and the journey takes 2h 11m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street every 4 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 3h 40m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £270
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 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £120
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£75 - £120
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 Retford
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £160
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £100
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Retford
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Super Off-Peak Single
£55 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£60 - £75
Anytime Single
£65 - £85
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Retford Low Level to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£9 - £12
Anytime Day 1st Class
£12 - £17
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £28
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£16 - £21
Anytime Day 1st Class
£20 - £28
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £14
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£17 - £27
Bus operators
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 Victoria Coach Station to Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£12 - £25
Book at
blablacar.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 to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Sheffield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from London to Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation.

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

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There are 300+ hotels available in Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between London and Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £35.

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