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

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  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnsley

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, CG12 to Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange 2 / ...

$3 - $10

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Barnsley 14.4 miles

$55 - $70

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

$27 - $40

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

Northern Rail operates a train from Sheffield to Barnsley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach UK operates a bus from Sheffield to Barnsley every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 59 min. National Express also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Sheffield
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$27 - $40
uberX
$27 - $40
uberXL
$35 - $50
UberEXEC
$35 - $55
Taxi from Sheffield to Barnsley
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sheffield to Barnsley?

The distance between Sheffield and Barnsley is 19 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Barnsley?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Sheffield to Barnsley?

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

Is there a direct train between Sheffield and Barnsley?

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

Is there a direct bus between Sheffield and Barnsley?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Centre, CG12 and arriving at Barnsley Town Centre, Barnsley Interchange. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Sheffield to Barnsley?

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