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There are 9 ways to get from Sheffield to St Andrews by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Cupar

$121 - $215

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Train to Manchester, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$76 - $219

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Bus National Express  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street to Edinburgh National Express
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station X59 / ...

Bus Megabus UK  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Edinburgh, Bus Station M20
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station X59 / ...

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Sheffield to St Andrews 301.6 miles

$60 - $95

Train to East Midlands, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Long Eaton
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$78 - $223

Train to Manchester, fly to Aberdeen, train  •  6 h 39 min

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

$85 - $244

Train to Manchester, fly to Glasgow, train  •  6 h 32 min

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

$100 - $338

Train to Birmingham, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar

$109 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to St Andrews is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to St Andrews is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sheffield station to St Andrews station. However, there are services departing from Sheffield Coach Station, Pond Street and arriving at St Andrews, Bus Station via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Glenrothes, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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The distance between Sheffield and St Andrews is 212 miles. The road distance is 301.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to St Andrews without a car is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs £90 - £170.

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Sheffield to St Andrews, including transfers.

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Sheffield to St Andrews 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 St Andrews is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs £90 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 26 min.

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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 St Andrews bus services, operated by Stagecoach East Scotland, arrive at Glenrothes, Bus Station.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to St Andrews.
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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and St Andrews, Fife, Scotland?

You can take a train from Sheffield to St Andrews via Edinburgh, Cupar, and Cupar, Tesco Supermarket in around 6 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sheffield to St Andrews via Edinburgh, Bus Station and Glenrothes, Bus Station in around 8 h 26 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 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Manchester to Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Glasgow via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$100 - $160
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
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
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Cupar
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Edinburgh Gateway to Cupar
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $16
Train from Aberdeen to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $26
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Dundee
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $30
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
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
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 Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach East Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Glenrothes, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to St Andrews, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach East Scotland
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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to St Andrews is 302 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Sheffield to St Andrews.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Manchester Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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