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There are 7 ways to get from Sheffield to St Ives by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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Train  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Hayle

$142 - $211

Cheapest option

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Newquay (NQY) LBA - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle

$63 - $310

5 alternative options

Train via Plymouth  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to St Erth

$153 - $251

Train, bus  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Truro
  2. Take the bus from Truro, station to St Ives, Bus Station T2

$138 - $203

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Sheffield to St Ives 356.4 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Manchester, fly to Newquay, night bus  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Newquay (NQY) MAN - NQY
  3. Take the night bus from Newquay to Hayle

$82 - $227

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter, train  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT
  3. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth

$137 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Sheffield to St Ives is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Sheffield to St Ives is to drive which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to St Ives. However, there are services departing from Sheffield and arriving at St Ives (Cornwall) via Plymouth and St Erth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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The distance between Sheffield and St Ives is 280 miles. The road distance is 356.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sheffield to St Ives without a car is to train which takes 7h 18m and costs £100 - £170.

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It takes approximately 7h 18m to get from Sheffield to St Ives, including transfers.

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Sheffield to St Ives train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Sheffield station.

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

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Sheffield to St Ives train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at St Erth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sheffield to St Ives is 356 miles. It takes approximately 5h 56m to drive from Sheffield to St Ives.

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Map of how to get from Sheffield to St Ives.
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  • Distance: 279.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 18m

What companies run services between Sheffield, England and St Ives, Cornwall, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Sheffield to St Ives 6 times a week. Tickets cost $140 - $210 and the journey takes 6h 28m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Exeter via Jersey
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Hayle
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$80 - $130
Anytime Single
$140 - $210
Off-Peak Single
$150 - $230
Train from Sheffield to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $180
Off-Peak Single
$120 - $190
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Truro
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Single
$130 - $200
Off-Peak Single
$140 - $220
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to St Erth
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $75
Train from Exeter St Davids to St Erth
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $120
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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 Leeds
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
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
Night bus from Newquay to Hayle
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express

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