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Sheffield to Salford by train

  • First train
    05:11
  • Last train
    22:11
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 15m
  • Distance
    54 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    37
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Sheffield to Salford by train

Fast trains from Sheffield to Salford take around 1 hour and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 54 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sheffield and Salford.

1. Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Salford?

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

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Sheffield to Salford 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 35 departures.

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

The Sheffield to Salford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Salford is usually scheduled to depart Sheffield around 05:11 and the last train is around 22:11. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sheffield around 05:11, and the last at 22:24.

When to book Sheffield to Salford 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 Salford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sheffield and Salford?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express
  • UK Rail Connections

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

Salford 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.