There are 14 ways to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield by train, bus, car ferry, night bus, car, car train 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.

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Train  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$236 - $509

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Bus  •  14 h 40 min

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

$45 - $101

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Car ferry, train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
  2. Take the train from Hull to Sheffield

$165 - $315

Night bus, bus  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to London
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 757
  3. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240

$94 - $144

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Sheffield

$267 - $312

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Sheffield

$119 - $178

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$73 - $250

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield

$85 - $350

Train to Amsterdam, fly to East Midlands, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to East Midlands (EMA) AMS - EMA
  3. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield

$88 - $329

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield

$105 - $305

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Doncaster/Sheffied  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) AMS - DSA

$72 - $300

Fly Rotterdam to London City, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield

$112 - $407

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Humberside, train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Humberside (HUY) AMS - HUY
  3. Take the train from Barnetby to Sheffield

$104 - $604

Train to Brussels, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Manchester (MAN) BRU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Sheffield

$118 - $322

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield is to bus which costs 35€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Sheffield station. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Sheffield. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Sheffield via Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Sheffield is 432 km.

The best way to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield without a car is to train which takes 8 h 35 min and costs 200€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Sheffield bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Rotterdam station.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Sheffield.
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  • Distance: 270.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Sheffield, England?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Sheffield via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International in around 8 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Sheffield via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Humberside
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Amsterdam to Doncaster/Sheffied
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Eurostar
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 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 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
$110 - $160
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times 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
$24 - $40
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hull to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barnetby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Barnetby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Rotterdam to Hull
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$198
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$264
Standard Car
$132
Car ferry from Calais to Dover
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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