Sheffield is easy to get to via train, with direct routes to and from many of Britain’s most important cities:
- London: Direct trains in just 2 hrs, running every 30 minutes.
- Manchester: Direct trains in just 50 minutes.
- Edinburgh: Trains (many direct) in around 3 hrs 30 mins.
- Birmingham: Direct trains in under 1 hr 30 mins.
Tickets can be booked online in advanced via thetrainline.com (which may be at a discount price depending on how in advance they are booked). Alternatively they can be bought from ticket machines or from the ticket booth in the foyer at the station.