There are 5 ways to get from Sheffield to Barnsley by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$5 - $9

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, CG22 (O/S Old Court House) to Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1 X17 / ...

$3 - $9

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Barnsley 14.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Barnsley 14.4 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sheffield to Barnsley 14.4 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Barnsley is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Barnsley is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Barnsley is 12 miles. The road distance is 14.4 miles.

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The train from Sheffield to Barnsley takes 26 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Centre, CG22 (O/S Old Court House) and arriving at Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sheffield and arriving at Barnsley. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Barnsley.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Sheffield to Barnsley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach Chesterfield operates a bus from Sheffield to Barnsley every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 44 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach Chesterfield
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, CG22 (O/S Old Court House) to Barnsley Town Centre, Stand A1
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach UK
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, CG12 to Barnsley Town Centre, West Way (Alhambra Roundabout)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Sheffield
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
UberXL
$30 - $45
Exec
$35 - $50
Taxi from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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