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    Doncaster
    Platform 3B estimated
    06:30
    Doncaster
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    07:14
    Leeds
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    07:04
    Sheffield
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    07:49
    Wakefield Kirkgate
    Platform 1
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    Wakefield Kirkgate
    Platform 3
    08:16
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Journey information from Sheffield to Leeds

  • Train Fares from: £4
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Find out more information about how to buy cheap train tickets to Leeds.

  • How long does it take to travel from Sheffield to Leeds by train?

    The average journey time between Sheffield and Leeds is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 90 trains per day travelling from Sheffield to Leeds. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Leeds?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Sheffield and Leeds?

    The distance between Sheffield and Leeds is 29 miles.

    Distance: 29 miles
  • What time is the first train from Sheffield to Leeds?

    The first train from Sheffield to Leeds departs at .

    What time is the last train from Sheffield to Leeds?

    The last train from Sheffield to Leeds 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.

Find journey information for Leeds to Sheffield

Did you know you could also travel from Sheffield to Leeds by bus? Find out more about that journey here.

How to find cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Leeds

Did you know that most train companies in the UK increase their prices as the departure date approaches? Our aim is to help you save – we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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*Average savings on all 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.