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Hereford to Sheffield by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    169 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 55m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hereford to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Hereford to Sheffield take around 3 hours, covering a distance of approximately 169 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hereford and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Hereford to Sheffield?

Journeys between Hereford and Sheffield usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Hereford to Sheffield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 38 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hereford to Sheffield?

The Hereford to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 3 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hereford to Sheffield train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Hereford around 04:47 and the last train is around 22:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hereford around 06:17, and the last at 22:50.

When to book Hereford to Sheffield train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hereford to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hereford and Sheffield?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hereford to Sheffield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London Midland
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • Transport For Wales
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.