There are 11 ways to get from Sheffield to Avignon by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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 27 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV Tgv

$271 - $486

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Bus  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Avignon

$72 - $113

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Train, bus  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Avignon

$201 - $415

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  13 h 30 min

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

$353 - $445

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Avignon

$206 - $310

Train to Manchester, fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Marseille (MRS) MAN - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$110 - $238

Train to Manchester, fly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lyon (LYS) MAN - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$112 - $265

Train to Manchester, fly to Montpellier, train  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Montpellier (MPL) MAN - MPL
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$176 - $453

Train to Birmingham, fly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Lyon (LYS) BHX - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$150 - $385

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$192 - $436

Train to Manchester, fly to Geneva, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Geneva (GVA) MAN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Avignon TGV

$142 - $278

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Avignon via London and Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Avignon TGV via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Avignon is 715 miles.

The best way to get from Sheffield to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Sheffield to Avignon, including transfers.

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Sheffield to Avignon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street.

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

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Avignon is to train which takes 8 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Sheffield to Avignon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Avignon station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 715.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Avignon, France?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Avignon via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 8 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Avignon via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport, and Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG in around 21 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Exeter
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Manchester to Montpellier via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $150
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
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
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Avignon
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
isilines.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 Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Avignon
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Avignon is 1 h ahead of Sheffield. It is currently 7:58 PM in Sheffield and 8:58 PM in Avignon.

Sheffield to Avignon train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Avignon TGV station.

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easyJet, Flybe, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 1684+ hotels available in Avignon. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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