There are 4 ways to get from Sheffield to Skegness by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 25 min

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

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Lincoln Central
  2. Take the bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station 56|InterConnect

$31 - $38

Train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$49 - $111

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Skegness 89.4 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Skegness is to bus which costs £8 - £12 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Skegness is to drive which costs £15 - £22 and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Skegness is 77 miles. The road distance is 89.4 miles.

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The bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Skegness takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street station and arriving at Skegness. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to Skegness. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Skegness.
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  • Distance: 76.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Sheffield to Skegness twice a week. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sheffield to Skegness via Doncaster and Grantham in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$27 - $40
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$25 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $33
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
National Express
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Central Bus Station to Skegness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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