There are 4 ways to get from Sheffield to Alfreton by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Alfreton

$6 - $16

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Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 (Hallam University) to Chesterfield, Coach Station X17 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard) to Alfreton, Bus Station the comet

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Alfreton 28 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Alfreton 28 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Alfreton is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Alfreton is to train which costs £5 - £12 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield to Alfreton station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Centre, AG12 (Hallam University) and arriving at Alfreton, Bus Station via Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sheffield and arriving at Alfreton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Alfreton is 20 miles. The road distance is 28 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Alfreton without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs £5 - £12.

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The train from Sheffield to Alfreton takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Sheffield to Alfreton bus services, operated by Stagecoach Chesterfield, depart from Sheffield Centre, AG12 (Hallam University) station.

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Sheffield to Alfreton train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Alfreton is to train which takes 26 min and costs £5 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £10 and takes 1 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Alfreton.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Sheffield to Alfreton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 26 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Alfreton via Chesterfield, Coach Station and Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard) in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Alfreton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Single
$14 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 (Hallam University) to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Yorkshire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, AG12 (Hallam University) to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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 Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Chesterfield, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Trent Barton
Phone
01773 712265
Email
talk@trentbarton.co.uk
Website
trentbarton.co.uk
Bus from Chesterfield, New Beetwell Street (Castle Yard) to Alfreton, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
trentbarton.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Alfreton
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Sheffield to Alfreton bus services, operated by Trent Barton, arrive at Alfreton, Bus Station.

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Sheffield to Alfreton train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at Alfreton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Alfreton is 28 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Sheffield to Alfreton.

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