The cheapest trains from Manchester to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Cheapest

$8

Average

$15

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 Manchester to Sheffield will cost around $ 15 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 8.

Cheapest
09:42AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:59AMSheffield
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$81One-way
08:49AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:06AMSheffield
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$81One-way
09:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 10:09AMSheffield
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$181One-way
08:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 09:09AMSheffield
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$181One-way
08:38AMManchester Oxford Road0h56 09:34AMSheffield
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$201One-way

Timetable Manchester to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tue, Oct 26
08:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 09:09AMSheffield
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08:38AMManchester Oxford Road0h56 09:34AMSheffield
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08:49AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:06AMSheffield
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09:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 10:09AMSheffield
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09:42AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:59AMSheffield
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Tue
Oct 26
$8Northern Rail
$17National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$8Northern Rail
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Thu
Oct 28
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$9Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Mon
Nov 1
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
Tue
Nov 2
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
Wed
Nov 3
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$7Northern Rail
$13National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 6
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sun
Nov 7
$12Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Mon
Nov 8
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Tue
Nov 9
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Wed
Nov 10
$7Northern Rail
$15National Express
Thu
Nov 11
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Fri
Nov 12
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sat
Nov 13
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus
Sun
Nov 14
$7Northern Rail
$9Flixbus

The fastest trains from Manchester to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Oct 26

Fastest Journey

51 m

Average

1 h 2 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

52 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester 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 52 km distance in an average of 1 h 2 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 51 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 17 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
09:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 10:09AMSheffield
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$181One-way
Fastest
08:18AMManchester Piccadilly0h51 09:09AMSheffield
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$181One-way
08:38AMManchester Oxford Road0h56 09:34AMSheffield
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$201One-way
08:49AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:06AMSheffield
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$81One-way
09:42AMManchester Piccadilly1h17 10:59AMSheffield
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$81One-way

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Train Information from Manchester to Sheffield

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$9 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains

Trains from Manchester to Sheffield cover the 32 miles (52 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $7 (€6), but the average price of train tickets is $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Sheffield.

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Trains from Manchester to Sheffield
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Sheffield from Manchester cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Manchester to Sheffield to cost as little as $7 (€6)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Manchester and Sheffield?
The Manchester to Sheffield train ticket price is on average $9 (€7)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is Sheffield from Manchester by train?
The train distance from Manchester to Sheffield is around 32 miles (52 km).
How long is a train from Manchester to Sheffield on average?
The train time between Manchester and Sheffield is on average 1 h 17 min  for the 32 miles (52 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Sheffield by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Manchester and arrival train station in Sheffield?

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Sheffield.

Where do I find the Manchester train station to Sheffield? Where is the Sheffield train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Sheffield, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Manchester to Sheffield?
Take the Manchester to Sheffield train with First Transpennine Express, Northern Rail or East Midlands Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to Sheffield from Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Manchester to Sheffield?
Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Manchester to Sheffield. You can look to travel with, Northern Rail or First Transpennine Express  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
How many train services are there between Manchester and Sheffield a day?
On average, there are 25 trains a day from Manchester to Sheffield. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Manchester to Sheffield?
You can take the earliest train from Manchester to Sheffield at 8: 31 AM   or take the last train from Manchester to Sheffield leaving at 9: 49 AM. Look for the latest Manchester to Sheffield train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Manchester to Sheffield for the best deals?
If you purchase the Manchester to Sheffield train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $9 (€7). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Sheffield from Manchester. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey to Sheffield from Manchester.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales