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Trains Leeds to Sheffield: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Leeds to Sheffield?

When you're traveling from Leeds to Sheffield, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 148.94 RM. You might be able to find prices as low as 61.24 RM, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Leeds to Sheffield by train

Best price 61.24 RM
Journey duration 36 min
Connections per day 59
First departure 12:11
Last departure 15:55
Distance 46 km
Departure Leeds
Arrival Sheffield
Carriers Nationalrail, Cross country, Northern rail, London North Eastern Railway, First Hull Trains, TransPennine Express, East Midlands Railway

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Minimum price
61.24 RM
Maximum price
72,304.98 RM

Leeds - Sheffield


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By Train

89 RM

Saturday, September 24th 2022
Northern Rail-logo
Meadowhall - Rotherham Central
12:11 - 12:19
Northern Rail
CO2: 0.13kg
By Bus

14 RM

Saturday, September 24th 2022
Leeds (Kirkgate) - Sheffield (Meadowhall Interchange)
16:00 - 16:35
CO2: 1.63kg

How long will it take me to travel from Leeds to Sheffield by train?

The distance between Leeds and Sheffield is around 47 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 36 min. However, the fastest routes between Leeds and Sheffield take 5 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Leeds to Sheffield?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Leeds at 12:11, and the last departure will leave at 15:55. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Leeds to Sheffield can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use to travel from Leeds to Sheffield?

You can depart from Leeds at stations such as Leeds [ LDS ], Selby, Cross Gates, Leeds Railway Station, Rotherham Central, Sheffield, Wakefield Westgate, Doncaster, Meadowhall and Micklefield. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Sheffield at the following stations: Sheffield [ SHF ], Doncaster, Selby, Sheffield, Leeds Railway Station, Rotherham Central, Meadowhall, Wakefield Westgate, Cross Gates and Micklefield. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Leeds and Sheffield. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Leeds leave for Sheffield?

You will be able to travel from Leeds to Sheffield using companies such as Nationalrail, Cross country, Northern rail, London North Eastern Railway, First Hull Trains, TransPennine Express and East Midlands Railway. Combined, these providers offer an average of 59 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 71 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Leeds to Sheffield using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 59 direct connections from Leeds to Sheffield each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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