There are 10 ways to get from Sheffield to Scotland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Glasgow Central

$104 - $229

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Bus National Express  •  7 h 20 min

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

$24 - $30

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Train CrossCountry  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Glasgow Central

$120 - $190

Bus Megabus UK  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Buchanan Bus Station M20

$33 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Glasgow 253.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Edinburgh (EDI) MAN - EDI

$66 - $207

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Glasgow (GLA) MAN - GLA

$70 - $304

Train to Manchester, fly to Aberdeen  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Aberdeen (ABZ) MAN - ABZ

$67 - $175

Train to East Midlands, fly to Glasgow  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Glasgow (GLA) EMA - GLA

$62 - $207

Train to Humberside, fly to Aberdeen  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Barnetby
  2. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Aberdeen (ABZ) HUY - ABZ

$101 - $289

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Scotland is to bus which costs £18 - £23 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Scotland is to train and fly which costs £45 - £160 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station and arriving at Glasgow. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sheffield and arriving at Glasgow Central. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Scotland is 259 miles. The road distance is 253.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Scotland without a car is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs £75 - £180.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Sheffield to Scotland, including transfers.

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

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Sheffield to Scotland train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Sheffield station.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Scotland is to train which takes 4 h 49 min and costs £75 - £180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £23 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Scotland.
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  • Distance: 258.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Scotland?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Glasgow via Manchester Piccadilly and Preston in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to Glasgow once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from East Midlands to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Humberside to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Humberside to Aberdeen via Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Preston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from Preston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Sheffield to Barnetby
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
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 Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Sheffield to Scotland train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Glasgow Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to Scotland is 254 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Sheffield to Scotland.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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