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Sheffield to York Trains From £4.80

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Buy cheap train tickets from Sheffield to York for just £4.80. Book in advance to secure the most affordable fare, instead of the average ticket price of £19.40. The train journey from Sheffield to York typically takes approximately 43m. You can expect a frequency of 35 trains available daily. For further information, please consult our Train Journey Planner and Train Timetable.

Sheffield to York Train Prices and Times

To find the cheapest train tickets from Sheffield to York, it is recommended to book in advance and avoid traveling during peak times. Compare train prices and times below for the best deals on rail fares.

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  1. 11:21
    Sheffield
    12:30
    York
    1h 9m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  2. 11:41
    Sheffield
    12:57
    York
    1h 16m, No direct
    Northern
  3. 11:41
    Sheffield
    12:58
    York
    1h 17m, Direct
    Northern
  4. 12:21
    Sheffield
    13:30
    York
    1h 9m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  5. 13:21
    Sheffield
    14:30
    York
    1h 9m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  6. 14:22
    Sheffield
    15:30
    York
    1h 8m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  7. 14:32
    Sheffield
    15:16
    York
    44m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  8. 15:21
    Sheffield
    16:30
    York
    1h 9m, Direct
    CrossCountry
  9. 15:42
    Sheffield
    16:59
    York
    1h 17m, Direct
    Northern
  1. 16:21
    Sheffield
    17:30
    Paris
    1h 9m, Direct
    CrossCountry
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  2. Sheffield to York Train Route Details

    The Sheffield to York train ticket is £4.80. The average travel time is 43m, covering a distance of approximately 69 miles. There are usually 35 daily trains provided by TransPennine Express. To plan your train journey in advance, please refer to our train route table.

    First train
    05:15
    Last train
    23:04
    Departure station
    Sheffield
    Arrival station
    York
    Journey time
    43m
    Distance
    69 miles
    Price
    £4.80
    Train Operators
    TransPennine Express

    Choose Sheffield to York Train Ticket Types

    Find the train ticket type that best suits your travels from Sheffield to York. Discover more about these ticket types and how they can help you save in our guides below.

    Off-Peak & Super-Off Peak train tickets

    Off-Peak & Super-Off Peak train tickets

    Off-Peak tickets are cheaper and more flexible, allowing for travel during less busy times. Super Off-Peak tickets are even cheaper and are perfect for less conventional schedules.

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    Return train tickets

    Return train tickets

    Valid for both an outward and return journey from the same destination on your chosen route.

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    Advance train tickets

    Advance train tickets

    Typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

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    Season train tickets

    Season train tickets

    Season tickets allow unlimited travel between two stations and can save you more than 1/3 on train fares.

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    Save 1/3 on Sheffield to York Trains with Railcards

    Railcards offering up to 1/3 off Sheffield to York train fares for eligible passengers. There are Student Railcards for young people, Senior Railcard for seniors, check below to find the railcard type that suits you best.

    TypeDiscount
    16-25 Railcard1/3 OFFFrom £19.40 Save £6.40
    26-30 Railcard1/3 OFFFrom £19.40 Save £6.40
    Two Together Railcard1/3 OFFFrom £19.40 Save £6.40
    Senior Railcard1/3 OFFFrom £19.40 Save £6.40

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    Book in Advance

    Book in Advance

    Advanced train tickets are typically the most cost-effective option for train travel. They are usually available for purchase 12 weeks before the travel date.

    Group Travel

    Group Travel

    Get a 1/3 discount on Off-Peak tickets through GroupSave if you are travelling with a group of 3 to 9 adults.

    Season Tickets

    Season Tickets

    A weekly or monthly train pass which includes unlimited travel between two stations. It could help you save more than 1/3 on train fares.

    Flexi Travel

    Flexi Travel

    8 days of unlimited travel between two stations within a 28-day period.

    Sheffield to York train FAQs

    • When is the first train from Sheffield to York?

      The first train from Sheffield to York is at 05:15.
    • Are there direct trains from Sheffield to York?

      No, there is no direct train from Sheffield to York, and passengers would need to make 2 changes during the journey.
    • How long is the train journey from Sheffield to York ?

      The train journey from Sheffield to York typically takes an average of 1h 48m, with the fastest journey duration being around 43m.
    • How much is a train from Sheffield to York ?

      The cost of a train from Sheffield to York can vary, with the cheapest fare typically starting at £4.80 and the average price being around £19.40.
    • What times are off-peak trains from Sheffield to York ?

      In general, the off-peak period typically starts after 09:30 and excludes the evening rush hours of 15:30–18:15 for travel to and from major cities. The specific times may differ depending on the route and train company, but generally, you can expect off-peak times to fall outside the usual commuting hours. For Transport for London, off-peak times are observed on weekdays from the first service until 06:30, from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.