How to travel from Wakefield to Sheffield

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Travel Information to Sheffield from Wakefield

distanceDistance20 miles (33 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $6
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $4 (€4) • 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $6 (€6) • 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 20 miles (33 km) between Wakefield and Sheffield. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are National Express or Northern Rail among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Wakefield to Sheffield.

Travel Tips: Travel from Wakefield to Sheffield

Travel 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.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Sheffield from Wakefield. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Sheffield from Wakefield is by taking a bus, which costs on average $4 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Sheffield:

A bus is generally $2 (€2) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $6 (€6) from Wakefield to Sheffield.

The fastest way from Wakefield to Sheffield is by train with an average journey time of 31 min.

There are alternative travel options to Sheffield that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 40 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 20 miles (33 km) from Wakefield to Sheffield.

The average frequency per day from Wakefield to Sheffield is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 63 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Sheffield from Wakefield as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Wakefield to Sheffield:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Wakefield, Wakefield and arrive in Sheffield.
  • Most travelers take a train from Wakefield Westgate to Sheffield.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Wakefield to Sheffield, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express to go to Sheffield by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Wakefield to Sheffield tickets on Omio for $4 (€4).
  • Travel with Northern Rail to go to Sheffield by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Northern Rail Wakefield to Sheffield tickets on Omio for $6 (€6).
Many of our customers traveling from Wakefield to Sheffield don't make Sheffield their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Sheffield are London, Manchester or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Sheffield to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Wakefield to Sheffield, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $4 (€4) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $6 (€6) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Wakefield to Sheffield online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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