There are 3 ways to get from Northampton to Sheffield by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Northampton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield

$71 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Semilong, Marriott Street to Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) X7
  2. Take the bus from Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) to Leicester, Station Street (Waterloo House)
  3. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield

$26 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Northampton to Sheffield 96.7 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Northampton, England and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from Northampton to Sheffield via Birmingham New Street in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Stagecoach Northamptonshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Semilong, Marriott Street to Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Market Harborough, Market Hall (Market Hall Bus Station) to Leicester, Station Street (Waterloo House)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Northampton and Sheffield is 132 km. The road distance is 155 km.

The cheapest way to get from Northampton to Sheffield is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 1 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Northampton to Sheffield is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs £14 - £22.

No, there is no direct train from Northampton to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Northampton and arriving at Sheffield via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Northampton to Sheffield, including transfers.