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Southampton to Sheffield by train
Fastest journey3hr 40m
Trains per day41
Avg. journey time4hr 53m
Travelling from Southampton to Sheffield by train
Fast trains from Southampton to Sheffield take around 3 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 270 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Southampton and Sheffield.
1. Are there direct trains from Southampton to Sheffield?
Journeys between Southampton and Sheffield usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 37 departures on the route from Southampton to Sheffield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 54 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Southampton to Sheffield?
The Southampton to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Southampton to Sheffield train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Southampton around 04:52 and the last train is around 23:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Southampton around 04:42, and the last at 22:55.
What's the Southampton to Sheffield train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Southampton to Sheffield are $37.33.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $71 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $131. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Southampton 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 Southampton to Sheffield by train.
Which train companies operate between Southampton and Sheffield?
More than one train company operates on the route from Southampton to Sheffield, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Midlands Railway
- East Midlands Trains
- First Great Western
- Great Western Railway
- London Underground
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- TransPennine Express
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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