The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Sheffield to London will cost around $ 93 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 69.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Sheffield for London every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 227 km distance in an average of 2h 13m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1h 59m .
The slowest train will take 2h 31m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 19 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$62|
|Trains depart from:||Sheffield|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||London North Eastern Railway, Virgin Trains, East Midlands Trains, Grand Central Trains|
Trains in the United Kingdom are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies operating domestic and international train routes in the UK. The train journey from Sheffield into London can be completed in as little as two-and-a-half hours. East Midlands Trains operate a frequent direct service that runs from 5.30 a.m. until 8.49 p.m. - with trains leaving often as twice an hour. East Coast rail also offer infrequent trains from Sheffield to London, with their service involving a brief change in Doncaster en route.
Return trains from London to Sheffield are also available.
Sheffield train station is conveniently located at the edge of the city center, ensuring for easy access. Whilst Sheffield station can be easily accessed by foot from the middle of the city center (10-minute walk), the Sheffield SuperTram service also stops there. These trams pick up from various points in and around the city, and run frequently every day.
The illustrious capital city of the United Kingdom that travelers come from far and wide to visit, London has a little bit of everything for everyone - culture, history, sport, nightlife and restaurants. London is home to a wide variety of different rail stations and passengers who've come down from Sheffield will often arrive at London St Pancras - which caters specifically for services from south Yorkshire and the East Midlands. The station offers excellent transport links into all areas of London by means of six separate tube lines. Kings Cross station is also located just across the road.