Directions from Sheffield to Belfast

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 to East Midlands, fly to Belfast City  •  3 h 49 min

  1. EMA - BHD

$56 - $323

Cheapest option

Train to Manchester, fly to Dublin, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. MAN - DUB

$55 - $182

10 alternative options

Train to Manchester, fly to Belfast City  •  3 h 43 min

  1. MAN - BHD

$60 - $196

Train to Manchester, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  3 h 50 min

  1. MAN - BFS

$64 - $170

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City  •  3 h 49 min

  1. LBA - BHD

$62 - $234

Train to Birmingham, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 3 min

  1. BHX - BHD

$89 - $288

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  5 h 13 min

  1. LPL - BFS

$65 - $162

Train, bus, car ferry via Carlisle  •  10 h 49 min

$121 - $157

Train, carferry  •  11 h 25 min

$60 - $97

Train, bus, car ferry  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Sl

$173 - $301

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 28 min

  1. 871
  2. X1

$62 - $81

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 4 min

$97 - $122

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Sheffield to Belfast. However, you can take the train to Derby, take the walk to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), take the bus to East Midlands Airport, EMA Departure Building (Building 8), take the walk to East Midlands airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Belfast City Airport, then take the line 600 shuttle to Belfast. Alternatively, you can take the train to Manchester Airport, take the walk to Manchester airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Belfast City Airport, then take the line 600 shuttle to Belfast.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from East Midlands to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $190
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$25 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$28 - $45
Train from Sheffield to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to Derby
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
ScotRail
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Carlisle to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Ayr Railway Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
doddsoftroon.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$24 - $35
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$41
Small Car
$173
Car ferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$41
Small Car
$231

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sheffield and Belfast is 321 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Belfast is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £45 - £65 and takes 14 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Belfast is to train and fly which takes 3 h 43 min and costs £45 - £150.

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre via Birmingham and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Sheffield to Belfast, including transfers.