York to Rotherham by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
  • Distance
    61 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 5m
  • Train operators

Travelling from York to Rotherham by train

Fast trains from York to Rotherham take around 1 hour, covering a distance of approximately 61 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Rotherham.

1. Are there direct trains from York to Rotherham?

Direct trains from York to Rotherham have been found.

We usually find around 7 direct trains on the route from York to Rotherham every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 6 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from York to Rotherham?

The York to Rotherham train travel time is normally about 1 hour, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the York to Rotherham train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rotherham is usually scheduled to depart York around 09:15 and the last train is around 17:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 09:15, and the last at 20:50.

When to book York to Rotherham 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 York to Rotherham by train.

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Which train companies operate between York and Rotherham?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

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.