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Best price 20.33 £
Journey duration 8 h 40 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 14:05
Last departure 20:30
Distance 276 km

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Do you know the best way to get from Southampton to Sheffield? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much do bus tickets from Southampton to Sheffield cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Southampton to Sheffield will cost you 31.03 £. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as 20.33 £. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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How long does it take to get from Southampton to Sheffield by bus?

The journey between Southampton and Sheffield by bus usually takes 8 h 40 min to cover a distance of 276. The shortest journey from Southampton to Sheffield will take you 7 h 15 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 Sheffield 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 Southampton to Sheffield leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Southampton to Sheffield leaving at 14:05. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 20:30.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

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

You will be able to travel from Southampton to Sheffield using companies such as National Express and Eurolines CH. Combined, these providers offer an average of 10 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 15 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Southampton 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, 4 direct connections from Southampton to Sheffield each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 6 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.