• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 7 ways to get from Sheffield to London by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International

$75 - $110

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the rideshare from Sheffield to London 161.9 miles

$15 - $30

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Centre, CG22 to Doncaster Town Centre, Doncaster Interchange X78
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross

$33 - $134

Bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Marble Arch National Express

$15 - $20

Drive  •  2h 50m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to London 162 miles

$35 - $50

Train to Manchester, fly  •  3h 33m

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

$113 - $319

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  4h 1m

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

$94 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to London is to bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3h 35m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Sheffield to London is to train which costs £55 - £85 and takes 1h 59m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station and arriving at London Marble Arch. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sheffield and arriving at London St Pancras International. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 59m.

More details

The distance between Sheffield and London is 142 miles. The road distance is 162 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Sheffield to London without a car is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs £55 - £85.

More details

The train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International takes 1h 59m including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

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

More details

Sheffield to London train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Sheffield station.

More details

The best way to get from Sheffield to London is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs £55 - £85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £16 and takes 3h 35m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Sheffield to London.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 142.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

East Midlands Trains operates a train from Sheffield to London hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 1h 59m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to London every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Leeds Bradford to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
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
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Twice 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
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Super Off-Peak Single
$80 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$90 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $120
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Doncaster to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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
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 Marble Arch
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Sheffield to London
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

Search flights

Sheffield to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Marble Arch station.

More details

Sheffield to London train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, arrive at London St Pancras International station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to London is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Sheffield to London.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

Book your Sheffield to London train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Sheffield to London bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 9115+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Sheffield and London. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar