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Best price 0.14 £
Journey duration 4 h 52 min
Connections per day 39
First departure 09:00
Last departure 21:00
Distance 307 km

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What's the best way to get from Edinburgh to Sheffield? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Edinburgh to Sheffield, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much do train tickets from Edinburgh to Sheffield cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Edinburgh to Sheffield cost 0.14 £. On average, you can expect to spend around 65.64 £ for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Edinburgh to Sheffield.

Trains from Edinburgh to Sheffield

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

The journey from Edinburgh to Sheffield covers a distance of 307. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 52 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h 20 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Edinburgh to Sheffield faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Edinburgh to Sheffield?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Edinburgh to Sheffield leaving at 09:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 21:00.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.

Which stations can I use on the Edinburgh to Sheffield route?

In Edinburgh, departure stations include Edinburgh [ EDB ] and Edinburgh [ EDB ]. When you arrive in Sheffield, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Sheffield [ SHF ]. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Edinburgh to Sheffield are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Edinburgh to Sheffield using companies such as Nationalrail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 39 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 46 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Edinburgh 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, 14 direct connections from Edinburgh to Sheffield each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 25 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.