Darlington to Sheffield train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Darlington to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for May 21


Fastest Journey

1 h 39 m


1 h 44 m

Trains per day



127 km

Cheap train tickets from Darlington to start from $49 with an average ticket price of $59.

The fastest train from Darlington to takes 1h 39m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 44m and covers a distance of 127 km.

2 trains that leave Darlington for every day with 2 travelling directly.

London North Eastern Railway
0 transfers
Cross Country
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Darlington to Sheffield

distanceDistance79 miles (127 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Darlington to Sheffield cover the 79 miles (127 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $48 (€42), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $28 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in Sheffield.

Train providers: East Coast, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) from Darlington to Sheffield trains

East Coast, CrossCountry and Northern Rail (3) trains will get you to Sheffield from Darlington from $118 (€102). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

FAQs: Trains from Darlington to Sheffield

FAQs: Travel by train from Darlington 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 Darlington to Sheffield.
Cheap train tickets from Darlington to Sheffield can start from as little as $28 (€24) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Darlington to Sheffield is $48 (€42); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Darlington to Sheffield is on average 1 h 17 min   for the 79 mile (127 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Sheffield from Darlington by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Darlington to Sheffield leaves at 4: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Darlington to Sheffield leaves at 8: 12 PM.
Yes, there are 17 direct trains a day from Darlington to Sheffield with CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the journey from Darlington to Sheffield you can take a train with East Coast, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Darlington and Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 12 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Darlington, which is located around 0.6 miles (911 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sheffield, located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Sheffield from Darlington is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Darlington to Sheffield by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Darlington and Sheffield including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Darlington and Sheffield

The major railway station for departures from Darlington is Darlington. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Darlington for your journey between Darlington and Sheffield.
Amenities at station
Public transit options for Darlington
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Replacement coach services depart from the station entrance
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