There are 5 ways to get from Sheffield to Salford Quays by train, tram, bus, taxi or car

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, line 7 tram  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the line 7 tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Harbour City (Manchester Metrolink) 3 / ...

$17 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus, line 50 bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to The Lowry, Huron Basin 50

$12 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, line 50 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre) to The Lowry, Huron Basin 50

$25 - $33

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sheffield to Salford Quays 44.1 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Salford Quays 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Salford Quays. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at The Lowry, Huron Basin via Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Salford Quays is 35 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Salford Quays without a car is to train and line 7 tram which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to get from Sheffield to Salford Quays, including transfers.

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

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Sheffield to Salford Quays bus services, operated by Stagecoach Manchester, arrive at The Lowry, Huron Basin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Salford Quays is 44 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Sheffield to Salford Quays.

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There are 788+ hotels available in Salford Quays. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Salford Quays.
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  • Distance: 34.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Salford Quays, England?

You can take a bus from Sheffield to Salford Quays via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Metrolink
Phone
0161 205 2000
Email
customerservices@metrolink.co.uk
Website
metrolink.co.uk
Tram from Piccadilly (Manchester Metrolink) to Harbour City (Manchester Metrolink)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrolink.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre) to The Lowry, Huron Basin
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Manchester City Centre, Art Gallery to The Lowry, Huron Basin
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sheffield to Salford Quays
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Sheffield City Taxis
Phone
+44 114 239 3939
Website
sheffieldcitytaxis.com
S1 Taxis
Phone
+44 114 255 5111

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