Wakefield to Sheffield train

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Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Wakefield to Sheffield is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Northern Rail
09:00AM0h53
Wakefield
09:53AMSheffield
$71One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
12:03PM0h56
Wakefield
12:59PMSheffield
$71One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
02:03PM0h55
Wakefield
02:58PMSheffield
$81One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
10:03PM0h55
Wakefield
10:58PMSheffield
$91One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Wakefield to Sheffield

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 23
Northern Rail
12:03PM0h56
Wakefield
12:59PMSheffield
0 transfers
Northern Rail
02:03PM0h55
Wakefield
02:58PMSheffield
0 transfers
Northern Rail
09:00AM0h53
Wakefield
09:53AMSheffield
0 transfers
Northern Rail
10:03PM0h55
Wakefield
10:58PMSheffield
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Wakefield to Sheffield

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

53 m

Average

54 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

33 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Wakefield for Sheffield every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Northern Rail
09:00AM0h53
Wakefield
09:53AMSheffield
$71One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
02:03PM0h55
Wakefield
02:58PMSheffield
$81One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
10:03PM0h55
Wakefield
10:58PMSheffield
$91One-way
0 transfers
Northern Rail
12:03PM0h56
Wakefield
12:59PMSheffield
$71One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Wakefield to Sheffield

distanceDistance20 miles (33 km)
durationAverage train duration31 min
priceCheapest ticket price$5 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 18 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail (3), CrossCountry or East Coast
Cheapest travel modetrain
Cheapest train ticket $5 (€5)

Trains from Wakefield to Sheffield run on average 4 times per day, taking around 54m for the 33 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $5 (€5) but you can travel from only $5 (€5) by train.

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

Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry and East Coast trains will get you to Sheffield from Wakefield from $5 (€5). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Northern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom operating trains between Wakefield and Sheffield. It operates a wide range of services, from express trains to local services, and offers a variety of ticket types. Express trains are the fastest services, with journey times of up to two hours. Local services are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Northern Rail also offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, and season tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and a range of refreshments. The most popular routes for Northern Rail are between major cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, and Leeds.

Northern Rail (3) from Wakefield to Sheffield train information:

  • Average Duration: 48 min
  • Cheapest Price: $5
  • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: Trains from Wakefield to Sheffield

FAQs: Travel by train from Wakefield 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 Wakefield to Sheffield.
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Cheap train tickets from Wakefield to Sheffield can start from as little as $5 (€5) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Wakefield to Sheffield is $8 (€7); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Wakefield to Sheffield train time is 31 min   covering the 20 mile (33 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Wakefield to Sheffield leaves at 4: 50 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Wakefield to Sheffield leaves at 11: 03 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Wakefield to Sheffield without having to change trains with Northern Rail (3) or CrossCountry. There are 18 direct trains from Wakefield to Sheffield each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the Wakefield to Sheffield train with Northern Rail (3), CrossCountry or East Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Wakefield to Sheffield as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 03 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wakefield Westgate, which is located around 0.5 miles (806 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 Wakefield is worth doing with a journey time of 31 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Wakefield to Sheffield by train is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Wakefield to Sheffield including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Wakefield and Sheffield

Wakefield
Sheffield
The major railway station for departures from Wakefield is Wakefield Westgate. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wakefield Westgate for your journey between Wakefield and Sheffield.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 345 722 5333
Public transit options for Wakefield Westgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stop (W9) in the short-stay car park.
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ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8002006060
Public transit options for Wakefield Kirkgate
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off outside the station entrance.
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