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Trains Sheffield to Birmingham: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much do train tickets from Sheffield to Birmingham cost?

When you're traveling from Sheffield to Birmingham, you can expect to pay an average of approximately 596.11 RM. You might be able to find prices as low as 254.63 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.

Sheffield to Birmingham by train

Journey duration 27 min
Connections per day 101
First departure 12:24
Last departure 20:31
Distance 104 km
Departure Sheffield
Arrival Birmingham
Carriers Nationalrail, Cross country, Northern rail, East Midlands Railway, West midlands railway, Avanti West Coast, First transpennine express, TransPennine Express

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254.63 RM
Maximum price
254,784.26 RM

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How long does the journey from Sheffield to Birmingham take by train?

The journey between Sheffield and Birmingham by train usually takes 27 min to cover a distance of 105 km. The shortest journey from Sheffield to Birmingham will take you 2 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Birmingham quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Sheffield to Birmingham leave?

The first daily departure from Sheffield to Birmingham leaves at 16:56, while the last journey of the day sets out at 20:31. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Sheffield and Birmingham. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Sheffield to Birmingham by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Sheffield by using stations such as Sheffield [ SHF ], Birmingham New Street, Sheffield, Burton-on-Trent, Tamworth, Rotherham Central, Sutton Coldfield, Leicester, Shirley, Whitlocks End Station and Birmingham Moor Street. These connect you to stations including Birmingham New Street [ BHM ], Derby, Burton-on-Trent, Tamworth, Lichfield Trent Valley, Sheffield, Leicester, Shirley, Shirley, Whitlocks End Station and Butlers Lane in Birmingham. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Sheffield or in Birmingham, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Sheffield to Birmingham?

The route from Sheffield to Birmingham is served by providers including Nationalrail, Cross country, Northern rail, East Midlands Railway, West midlands railway, Avanti West Coast, First transpennine express and TransPennine Express. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 137 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Sheffield 107 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Sheffield to Birmingham, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 107 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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