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There are 14 ways to get from Sheffield to Spain by train, plane, bus, car ferry, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Manchester, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 14 min

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

$58 - $287

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Train to Manchester, fly to Malaga  •  6 h 32 min

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

$54 - $292

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Train to Manchester, fly to Madrid  •  6 h 19 min

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

$60 - $254

Train to Birmingham, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Barcelona (BCN) BHX - BCN

$86 - $318

Train to East Midlands, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 12 min

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

$60 - $591

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Barcelona (BCN) LPL - BCN

$67 - $348

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Barcelona (BCN) LHR - BCN

$171 - $429

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leicester
  2. Take the train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Barcelona (BCN) LTN - BCN

$81 - $301

Train  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$431 - $694

Train, bus  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Madrid

$247 - $479

Bus  •  30 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
  3. Take the bus from Bilbao to Madrid

$112 - $183

Train, car ferry  •  32 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin A

$248 - $600

Drive, car ferry  •  29 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Madrid

$192 - $530

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Madrid

$421 - $553

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to Spain is to train and fly which costs £40 - £230 and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to Spain is to train and fly which costs £45 - £460 and takes 6 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to Spain. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at Cibeles via Londres Victoria Coach Station, Bilbao and Intercambiador De Avenida De América. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 45 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and Spain is 938 miles.

The best way to get from Sheffield to Spain without a car is to train which takes 15 h 54 min and costs £330 - £550.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Sheffield to Spain, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Sheffield to Spain is to train which takes 15 h 54 min and costs £330 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £85 - £140 and takes 30 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Sheffield to Spain bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to Spain.
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  • Distance: 937.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and Spain?

You can take a train from Sheffield to Madrid via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 15 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to Madrid via London Victoria Coach Station, Londres Victoria Coach Station, Bilbao, and Intercambiador De Avenida De América in around 30 h 45 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from East Midlands to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $1,100
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Liverpool to Barcelona via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Birmingham to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Barcelona via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Manchester to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
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
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Sheffield to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
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
$27 - $40
Train from Sheffield to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
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 Leicester
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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 Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $360

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