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Gainsborough to Sheffield

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  1. Gainsborough Lea Road
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    Sheffield
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  2. Gainsborough Lea Road
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    Sheffield
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  3. Gainsborough Central
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    Sheffield
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  4. Gainsborough Lea Road
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    Sheffield
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  5. Gainsborough Central
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    Sheffield
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  6. Gainsborough Lea Road
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    Sheffield
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  7. Gainsborough Central
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    Sheffield
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  8. Gainsborough Lea Road
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    Sheffield
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  9. Gainsborough Central
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  10. Gainsborough Lea Road
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Journey information from Gainsborough to Sheffield

  • Train Fares from: £15.40
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • Trains per day: Around 29
  • Distance: 28 miles (46 km)
  • Origin: Gainsborough
  • Destination: Sheffield
  • How long does it take to travel from Gainsborough to Sheffield by train?

    The average journey time between Gainsborough and Sheffield is . On an average weekday, there are 29 trains travelling from Gainsborough to Sheffield. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Gainsborough to Sheffield by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Gainsborough to Sheffield cost?

    Train tickets from Gainsborough to Sheffield can start from as little as £15.40 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Gainsborough to Sheffield?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Gainsborough to Sheffield without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Gainsborough to Sheffield.

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Gainsborough and Sheffield?

    The distance between Gainsborough and Sheffield is 28 miles.

    Distance: 28 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gainsborough to Sheffield?

    The first train from Gainsborough to Sheffield departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gainsborough to Sheffield?

    The last train from Gainsborough to Sheffield departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Gainsborough to Sheffield timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Gainsborough to Sheffield for Monday 24th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
07:0408:041h 0m, direct
07:4408:4258m, direct
08:1609:171h 1m, direct
08:4709:4255m, direct
09:1610:171h 1m, direct
09:5110:4251m, direct
10:1611:171h 1m, direct
10:5111:4251m, direct
11:1612:171h 1m, direct
11:5112:4251m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Sheffield to Gainsborough.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gainsborough to Sheffield

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.