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There are 3 ways to get from Sheffield to Lanchester by train or car

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Train  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Durham

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Train via Huddersfield  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Huddersfield
  2. Take the train from Huddersfield to Durham

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Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Lanchester 120.9 miles

Sheffield to Lanchester by train and bus

The journey time between Sheffield and Lanchester is around 3h 12m and covers a distance of around 125 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 30m. Operated by CrossCountry and Go North East, the Sheffield to Lanchester service departs from Sheffield and arrives in Lanchester, Blue Bell Court. Typically 48 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 12m
Layover time:
1h
Total time:
3h 12m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 30m
Journey distance:
125 miles
Services per week:
48
Cheapest price:
£61
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:21
Last service departs at:
19:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Sheffield to Lanchester train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Lanchester is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Lanchester is to drive which costs £19 - £28 and takes 2h 5m.

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The distance between Sheffield and Lanchester is 101 miles. The road distance is 120.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Lanchester without a car is to train which takes 2h 56m and costs £60 - £180.

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It takes approximately 2h 56m to get from Sheffield to Lanchester, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Lanchester is 121 miles. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Sheffield to Lanchester.

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  • Distance: 100.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 56m

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

CrossCountry operates a train from Sheffield to Durham every 2 hours. Tickets cost £60 - £180 and the journey takes 1h 37m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Huddersfield to Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55

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