It takes an average of 3h 11m to travel from London Kings Cross to Sheffield by train, over a distance of around 140 miles (225 km). There are normally 68 trains per day travelling from London Kings Cross to Sheffield and tickets for this journey start from £17.40 when you book in advance.
London Kings Cross
From 2h 11m
140 miles (225 km)
68 trains per day
If you want to travel from London Kings Cross to Sheffield by train, you've come to the right place.
You can expect the journey from London Kings Cross to Sheffield by train to take around 3 hours 11 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 2 hours 11 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 68 trains per day running on this route, which spans 140 miles (225 km). You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Sheffield. You can travel on this route with either London North Eastern Railway, East Midlands Railway or Thameslink. As the main train operators on this route, all offer comfortable seating and plenty of space for luggage as standard.
Train tickets from London Kings Cross to Sheffield start from £17.40 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Travelling during Off-Peak times or using a Railcard can also help you save money on train travel. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.
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