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Sheffield to Poole by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    23:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 49m
  • Distance
    298 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    35
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Sheffield to Poole by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Poole take around 4 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 298 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Poole.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Poole?

Journeys between Sheffield and Poole usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Sheffield to Poole every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 34 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Sheffield to Poole?

The Sheffield to Poole train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Sheffield to Poole train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Poole is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:30 and the last train is around 23:21. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 06:27, and the last at 22:36.

When to book Sheffield to Poole 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 Sheffield to Poole by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Poole?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • London Underground
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Poole to Sheffield by train

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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.