The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Sheffield will cost around $ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.
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3 h 51 m
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Of the 19 buses that leave London for Sheffield every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 227 km distance in an average of 3 h 51 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 5 m .
The slowest buses will take 5 h 30 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||141 miles (227 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$13 (€10)|
|Bus companies||National Express, Megabus, Flixbus or Infobus|
Buses from London to Sheffield cover the 141 miles (227 km) long route taking on average 3 h 10 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus, Flixbus or Infobus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $13 (€10), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $8 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.
Buy your official National Express and FlixBus bus tickets between London and Sheffield from $8 (€6) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.
National Express is the leading bus company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 buses a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Sheffield bus: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your National Express bus ticket between London and Sheffield:
Sheffield is a former industrial city whose name is always associated with steel, now recasting itself as an outdoors city, a gateway to the nearby Peak District. Visitors looking for an economical alternative to the train for travel from the capital can take direct daily buses from London to Sheffield. Journey times are about four hours on average, with departures ranging from early morning to overnight services. Indirect connections add to the London to Sheffield bus options.
National Express, the UK's national bus company, provides direct London to Sheffield buses from Victoria Coach Station seven days a week. Additional indirect connections with National Express involve departures from London Golders Green and one change en route, at Nottingham.
The fastest National Express services on the 150 mile road route north from London to Sheffield take three hours and 40 minutes to reach the Yorkshire city. Depending on traffic conditions and departure times, other direct buses take between five minutes and one hour longer. Indirect connections via Nottingham take at least four hours and 40 minutes.
The National Express timetable offers nine daily direct London to Sheffield bus services, with departures starting around 7:00 a.m. and continuing with buses roughly every two hours until the final overnight connection leaves Victoria Coach Station just before midnight. Indirect services from Golders Green via Nottingham depart five times daily.
Departure Bus Station: Victoria Coach Station is situated on the south-western side of central London, with Underground train connections on three lines and bus services stopping on Elizabeth Street and Buckingham Palace Road. Golders Green Coach Station is located about four miles north-west of central London, with local bus and Underground train connections. Facilities at the bus stations include cafes, coffee kiosks, news vendors and taxi stands.
Arrival Bus Station: Sheffield Coach Station is part of the city's transport interchange north-west of the city center. Local transport options include bus services providing connections across the city from adjacent stands and nearby stops on Pond Street. Passenger facilities at the station include coffee kiosks, a cafe, ATMs, vending machines, restrooms and taxi stands.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria and arrive in Sheffield, Brown Street.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Sheffield, Brown Street and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the bus station to the city center in Sheffield.
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