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.

Cross Country Trains
Trains to and from Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Derby, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Newcastle, Oxford, Penzance, Plymouth, Reading, and York.

East Midlands Trains
Trains to and from Chesterfield, Derby, Leicester, London St Pancras (International), Liverpool, Manchester, Norwich, Nottingham and Peterborough.

TransPennine Express
Trains to and from Cleethorpes, Grimsby, Scunthorpe, Manchester and Manchester Airport.

Megabus runs trains from some UK cities to Sheffield.

Northern Rail
Local trains to and from stations in Yorkshire, Chesterfield, Lincoln, Manchester and Nottingham.

More information on train services to and from Sheffield

National Rail Enquiries
Train travel for the whole of the UK, including Live Arrival and Departure information from Sheffield Station. Discounted railcards offering a third off for students and young people are also available from National Rail.

The Trainline
Routes, fares and journey times from more than 150 train and coach companies in 36 countries.

Travel South Yorkshire
Local rail timetables, including bus and tram services. There is a direct link from the railway station to the Sheffield Station Supertram stop via the main station bridge.

By coach

National Express
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.

National express also offer a third off travel for students and young people holding a Young Persons' Coachcard.

Megabus coaches connect to destinations worldwide from Meadowhall Interchange, which is about four miles from Sheffield city centre. You can get a bus or train from Meadowhall back into Sheffield city centre or a tram direct to the University.