Widnes to Sheffield by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 22m
  • Distance
    84 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Widnes to Sheffield by train

Fast trains from Widnes to Sheffield take around 1 hour and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 84 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Widnes and Sheffield.

1. Are there direct trains from Widnes to Sheffield?

Direct trains from Widnes to Sheffield have been found.

We usually find around 24 direct trains on the route from Widnes to Sheffield every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

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

The Widnes to Sheffield train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Sheffield is usually scheduled to depart Widnes around 07:07 and the last train is around 21:56. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Widnes around 07:07, and the last at 21:55.

When to book Widnes 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 Widnes to Sheffield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Widnes and Sheffield?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East 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.