The cheapest trains from Derby to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Cheapest

$7

Average

$16

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 Derby to Sheffield will cost around $ 16 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 7.

Cheapest
10:49AMDerby0h37 11:26AMSheffield
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$71One-way
10:45AMDerby0h33 11:18AMSheffield
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$171One-way
09:45AMDerby0h33 10:18AMSheffield
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$171One-way
11:50AMDerby0h34 12:24PMSheffield
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$201One-way
11:45AMDerby0h33 12:18PMSheffield
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$201One-way

Timetable Derby to Sheffield

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09:45AMDerby0h33 10:18AMSheffield
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10:45AMDerby0h33 11:18AMSheffield
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10:49AMDerby0h37 11:26AMSheffield
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11:45AMDerby0h33 12:18PMSheffield
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11:50AMDerby0h34 12:24PMSheffield
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sat
Oct 23
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$24National Express
Sun
Oct 24
$7
$22National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$12
$21National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$12
$22National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$10
$21National Express

The fastest trains from Derby to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 24

Fastest Journey

33 m

Average

34 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

51 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Derby for Sheffield every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 51 km distance in an average of 34 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 33 m .

The slowest trains will take 37 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.

Fastest
10:45AMDerby0h33 11:18AMSheffield
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$171One-way
Fastest
09:45AMDerby0h33 10:18AMSheffield
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$171One-way
Fastest
11:45AMDerby0h33 12:18PMSheffield
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$201One-way
11:50AMDerby0h34 12:24PMSheffield
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$201One-way
10:49AMDerby0h37 11:26AMSheffield
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$71One-way

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Train Information between Derby and Sheffield

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
durationAverage train duration32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEast Midlands Trains or Cross Country

Trains from Derby to Sheffield cover the 32 miles (51 km) long journey taking on average 32 min with our travel partners like East Midlands Trains or Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $10 (€8), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Derby and arrive in Sheffield.

Train companies

Crosscountry Railways trains between Derby and Sheffield

Find the best trains between Derby and Sheffield with Omio's travel partners Crosscountry Railways from $7 (€6). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Crosscountry Railways

Crosscountry Railways tickets between Derby and Sheffield are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Crosscountry Railways from Derby to Sheffield all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Crosscountry Railways train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 32 miles (51 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the Crosscountry Railways train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Derby to Sheffield routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Crosscountry Railways Derby to Sheffield train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Crosscountry Railways train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Sheffield with Crosscountry Railways!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Derby 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 Derby to Sheffield.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Derby to Sheffield?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Derby and Sheffield for the next 7 days starting from $7 (€6)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket from Derby to Sheffield?
The train price to Sheffield from Derby is on average $10 (€8)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Derby to Sheffield by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Sheffield from Derby by train to be approximately 32 miles (51 km).
How long is the train between Derby and Sheffield?
On average the Derby to Sheffield train time is 32 min  covering the 32 miles (51 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Derby to Sheffield, which train station in Derby do I depart from and which train station in Sheffield do I arrive in?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Derby   and arriving in Sheffield.

Where is the departure train station in Derby located? Where is the arrival train station in Sheffield located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Derby and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Sheffield and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Sheffield.

Which train companies should I travel with from Derby to Sheffield?
For the trip from Derby to Sheffield you can take a train with East Midlands Trains or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Derby to Sheffield on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Can I buy a direct train from Derby to Sheffield?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Derby to Sheffield with or Cross Country, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your train ticket.
How many train services are there between Derby and Sheffield a day?
The average number of trains departing Derby for Sheffield is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Derby to Sheffield? When can I take the last train for the day?
The first Derby to Sheffield train departs at 7: 11 AM   and the last train from Derby to Sheffield leaves at 9: 49 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Derby to Sheffield on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Derby to Sheffield to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Derby to Sheffield is on average $10 (€8) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Derby to Sheffield available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Derby
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from Derby is Derby. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Derby for your journey from Derby to Sheffield.