The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Sheffield to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 13 buses that leave Sheffield for Birmingham every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||64 miles (104 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 15 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$11 (€10)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||National Express, Megabus or Flixbus|
Buses from Sheffield to Birmingham cover the 64 miles (104 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express, Megabus or Flixbus. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $8 (€7), but the average price of bus tickets is $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Birmingham, Brunel Street.
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National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company operating over 550 buses per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates bus services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Sheffield and Birmingham, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
Sheffield to Birmingham bus information with National Express:
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Coach travel makes it easy to get from Sheffield to Birmingham, and whenever travellers need to make the journey, they won't lack possible options. National Express offers seven departures during the week and seven to nine buses at the weekend with an extra two services on Sundays. The journey time varies from two hours 20 minutes to four hours 15 minutes.
National Express is the only bus company that serves the Sheffield to Birmingham route. The company runs direct services seven days a week, with no changes required at any stage.
Although buses travel directly between Sheffield and Birmingham, journey durations vary quite a lot. The fastest buses only take two hours 20 minutes to make the trip but some services take four hours 15 minutes, so passengers should check before traveling to avoid unnecessary delays.
Passengers will have a wide range of options when catching buses from Sheffield to Birmingham. Expect seven weekday departures and seven to nine buses on Saturdays and Sundays. There are no seasonal variations, and buses travel direct.
Departure bus station: All buses to Birmingham from Sheffield will depart from Sheffield bus Station. The bus Station is located on Pond Street in central Sheffield and is easy to access from most parts of the city. Local buses 43 and 44 are good options for those coming from the heart of the city with baggage, and they also cater to travellers from nearby towns like Chesterfield. Sheffield Station is around 400 metres to the south, so is within easy walking distance of the bus Station for most people.
Arrival bus station: Buses from Sheffield will arrive at Birmingham bus Station, which can be found on Mill Lane - again, not far from the centre of town. To reach the centre, arrivals can transfer to local buses 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 from the Oxford Street bus stop. The journey takes 10-15 minutes at most. National Express also runs direct buses from the bus Station to Birmingham International Airport's own bus station. Birmingham New Street Station is also around 500 metres to the north-west and can be reached by cab in 5-10 minutes.
When departing from Sheffield, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Sheffield, Sheffield, Brown Street and Sheffield, Chesterfield Road South / Batemoor Road. When arriving in Birmingham, you can end your journey in bus stations like Birmingham, Brunel Street, Birmingham, Coach Station and Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13).
Omio customers book a bus from Sheffield to Birmingham, Brunel Street most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure bus station for this route, Sheffield, located approximately 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center of Sheffield. The most popular arrival bus station in Birmingham, called Birmingham, Brunel Street, is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from its city center.
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