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Stansted Airport to Sheffield by train

  • First train
    05:16
  • Last train
    00:30
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 13m
  • Distance
    202 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    51
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 53m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stansted Airport to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Stansted Airport to Sheffield take around 3 hours and 13 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 202 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stansted Airport and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Stansted Airport to Sheffield?

Journeys between Stansted Airport and Sheffield usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Stansted Airport to Sheffield every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Stansted Airport to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 13 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Stansted Airport around 05:16 and the last train is around 00:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stansted Airport around 05:25, and the last at 00:30.

When to book Stansted Airport 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 Stansted Airport to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stansted Airport and Sheffield?

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

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Greater Anglia
  • London Underground
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Sheffield to Stansted Airport by train

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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.