There are 7 ways to get from Sheffield to Halifax by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Halifax

$19 - $62

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Halifax National Express

$8 - $12

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Train, line 503 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Huddersfield
  2. Take the line 503 bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Skircoat Road Hunger Hill (Halifax Swimmimg Pool) 501 / ...

$15 - $22

Bus, line 576 bus via Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street National Express
  2. Take the line 576 bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 576 / ...

$10 - $15

Bus, line 576 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) 240
  2. Take the line 576 bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station) 576 / ...

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Halifax 36.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Halifax 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station and arriving at Halifax. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Halifax. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Halifax via Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Halifax is 28 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Halifax without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Sheffield to Halifax, including transfers.

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

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Sheffield to Halifax train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Halifax is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 10 min.

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Sheffield to Halifax bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Halifax station.

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Sheffield to Halifax train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Halifax station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Halifax.
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  • Distance: 28.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Sheffield to Halifax via Leeds in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to Halifax 3 times a day. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Halifax
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Huddersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
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
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Huddersfield Town Centre, Bus Station (Huddersfield Bus Station) to Halifax Town Centre, Skircoat Road Hunger Hill (Halifax Swimmimg Pool)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange) to Halifax Town Centre, Bus Station (Halifax Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
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 Halifax
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange to Bradford City Centre, Interchange (Bradford Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Halifax
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Halifax is 36 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Sheffield to Halifax.

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