The University of Sheffield
Information for visitors

By rail or coach

By rail

Sheffield is at the heart of the railway network. Regular services operate between Sheffield and London St. Pancras (from just over 2 hours), Birmingham (1.25 hours), Leeds (1 hour) Manchester (1 hour) and Nottingham (1 hour).

There is a direct link from the railway station to the Sheffield Station Supertram stop via the main overbridge.

East Midlands Trains
Trains between Sheffield and London.

Megabus runs trains from some UK cities to Sheffield. Select 'Train' from the 'Travelling by' dropdown on their ticket search.

National Rail Enquiries
Train travel for the whole of the UK.

Travel South Yorkshire
Local timetables, including rail services.

By coach

National Express operates a comprehensive coach service to most parts of the country from Sheffield Transport Interchange, Pond Street. The fastest service to London takes about 3.5 hours.

The 120 bus runs from the Transport Interchange, and there are Supertram links via the railway station (platform 6b) and Commercial Street.

National Express
Nationwide coach service.

Megabus - low-cost coach tickets
Megabus coaches connect destinations worldwide, including Meadowhall Interchange which is about four miles from Sheffield city centre. You can get a bus or train from Meadowhall back into Sheffield.