There are 8 ways to get from Sheffield to East Sussex by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Haywards Heath

$112 - $155

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Bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bexhill, Town Hall Square 023 / ...

$31 - $39

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Bus, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 240
  2. Take the train from Luton to London Bridge
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Hastings

$68 - $94

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to East Sussex 226.5 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Polegate

$156 - $383

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to London Heathrow (LHR) LBA - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Polegate

$142 - $340

Train to Manchester, fly to Southend, train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southend (SEN) MAN - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to Polegate

$142 - $409

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Clapham Junction
  4. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Polegate

$126 - $269

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to East Sussex. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and Bexhill, Town Hall Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and East Sussex is 188 miles. The road distance is 226.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to East Sussex without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Sheffield to East Sussex, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sheffield to East Sussex is to train which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Sheffield to East Sussex bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bexhill, Town Hall Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to East Sussex is 227 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Sheffield to East Sussex.

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British Airways offers flights from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to East Sussex.
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  • Distance: 187.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and East Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Sheffield to East Sussex via London St Pancras International, London St Pancras International LL, Haywards Heath, Polegate, and Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) in around 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to East Sussex via London Victoria Coach Station, Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, and Bexhill, Town Hall Square in around 8 h 34 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
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
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
43 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
$24 - $35
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southeastern
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
$10 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
South Western Railway
Bus operators
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
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Bexhill, Town Hall Square
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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