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Journey details

Best price 5 £
Journey duration 1 h 18 min
Connections per day 176
First departure: 03:24
Last departure: 23:09
Distance 52km

Compare the best train prices from Sheffield to Manchester

With Virail you can find the best train connection from Sheffield to Manchester , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Sheffield to Manchester?

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Sheffield to Manchester offered by Nationalrail.

National Rail belongs to the Rail Delivery group, the British company managing passenger services. National Rail covers not only long and medium-distance routes, but also local networks, for instance part of the London underground.

What is the price of train tickets from Sheffield to Manchester?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Manchester from 4,50 £. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 17,00 £.

Trains from Sheffield to Manchester


When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.

In which stations can you take the train to Manchester and where will you arrive?

Trains leave Sheffield from Sheffield [ SHF ] and arrive at Manchester Piccadilly [ MAN ], Manchester Oxford Road [ MCO ] or Manchester Airport [ MIA ].

When are the first and last trains from Sheffield to Manchester scheduled?

On average, it takes 1 hour and 9 minutes to get to Manchester by train, but you will need 51 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 03:03, whereas the last one leaves Sheffield at 14:03.

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