Birmingham to Sheffield train

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Cheapest

50

Average

56

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.

Cheapest
08:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 09:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
501One-way
10:12AMBirmingham New Street1h30 11:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
531One-way
08:18AMBirmingham New Street1h24 09:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
531One-way
09:12AMBirmingham New Street1h30 10:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
531One-way
09:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 10:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
631One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17
08:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 09:18AMSheffield
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08:18AMBirmingham New Street1h24 09:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
09:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 10:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
09:12AMBirmingham New Street1h30 10:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
10:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 11:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
10:12AMBirmingham New Street1h30 11:42AMSheffield
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m

Average

1 h 21 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

104 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Birmingham for Sheffield every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
10:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 11:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
651One-way
Fastest
09:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 10:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
631One-way
Fastest
08:03AMBirmingham New Street1h15 09:18AMSheffield
0 transfers
501One-way
08:18AMBirmingham New Street1h24 09:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
531One-way
10:12AMBirmingham New Street1h30 11:42AMSheffield
1 transfer
531One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Sheffield

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$53 (€50)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Sheffield cover the 64 miles (104 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $35 (€33), but the average price of train tickets is $53 (€50). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Sheffield.

Train companies: CrossCountry from Birmingham to Sheffield trains

CrossCountry trains will get you to Sheffield from Birmingham from $35 (€33). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Birmingham to Sheffield you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Book your CrossCountry Birmingham to Sheffield train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check CrossCountry up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Birmingham to Sheffield routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable CrossCountry train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Birmingham to Sheffield is 64 miles (104 km), and the best price for a one-way Birmingham - Sheffield CrossCountry train ticket starts at $35 (€33) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your CrossCountry ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with CrossCountry!

Birmingham to Sheffield train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Average Price: $35
  • CrossCountry frequency: 17 a day

Trains from Birmingham to Sheffield: Journey Details

Train services between the cities of Birmingham and Sheffield run frequently throughout the day, from early mornings to late in the evening. There are two departures per hour from Birmingham New Street. This schedule is in operation seven days a week. Each of the trains from Birmingham to Sheffield are direct services and take approximately 1.25 hours. The main operator of these services is CrossCountry, part of the Arriva Group.

Taking the Train from Birmingham

Trains from Birmingham to Sheffield depart from Birmingham New Street station. If traveling from Birmingham International, it is necessary to change at New Street. Located in the city centre, Birmingham New Street is easily accessible by public transport and on foot. There is a cab rank located outside the station in Navigation Street while local bus stops are situated nearby on Hill Street and Smallbrook Queensway. The Midland Metro tram terminus at Snow Hill station is an approximate five-minute walk away.

Getting into Sheffield by Train

The city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire has a rich industrial heritage and is most closely associated with the steel industry. Today, it is better known for the proliferation of parks and woodland which exist within its boundaries, making Sheffield one of the UK's greenest cities. The main train station, Sheffield railroad Station, is located on Sheef Street, in close proximity to Sheffield Hallam University. There are a number of onward transportation options available, including the Sheffield Supertram service which stops right outside the train station. A cab rank is located at the station's front entrance.

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Sheffield

Travel by train to Sheffield easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Sheffield.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Birmingham to Sheffield trains for as little as $35 (€33)  in the next 7 days.
The train price to Sheffield from Birmingham is on average $53 (€50)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The Birmingham to Sheffield train distance is approximately 64 miles (104 km).
On average the Birmingham to Sheffield train time is 1 h 15 min  covering the 64 miles (104 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Sheffield.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Sheffield, called Sheffield, is located around 0.5 miles (764 m) away from its city center.

When taking a train from Birmingham to Sheffield, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Sheffield. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Sheffield from Birmingham and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are direct trains between Birmingham and Sheffield, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Cross Country  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
You can take the first train from Birmingham to Sheffield at 5: 19 AM. The last train from Birmingham to Sheffield that you can take departs at 10: 09 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Sheffield schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book a train ticket from Birmingham to Sheffield within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $53 (€50) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Birmingham to Sheffield are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey between Birmingham and Sheffield.
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Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transit options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transit options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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