There are 10 ways to get from London to University of Sheffield by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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 via Sheffield Centre, AG11 (Central Library)  •  2 h 12 min

$36 - $109

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 36 min

  1. 161.4 miles

$16 - $35

8 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 16 min

$30 - $110

Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  2 h 46 min

$38 - $138

Bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. National Express

$18 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 161.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. LHR - MAN

$114 - $323

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. LHR - LBA

$105 - $278

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. SEN - MAN

$106 - $371

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. SOU - MAN

$88 - $214

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from London to University of Sheffield every 2 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 1 h 51 min. Merseyrail Electrics also services this route once daily. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to University of Sheffield every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h.

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
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
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
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$95 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $130
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
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
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and University of Sheffield is 228 km. The road distance is 258 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to University of Sheffield is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from London to University of Sheffield is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs £27 - £85.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras International and arriving at Sheffield. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from London to University of Sheffield. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Western Bank, Childrens Hospital via Sheffield Centre, AG11 (Central Library). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from London to University of Sheffield, including transfers.