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Travel to Sheffield

Britain’s fifth largest city, Sheffield is located 157 miles north of London on the edge of the Peak District.

Special Train Rates Available to CMC Delegates

In conjunction with East Midlands Trains we offered discount return rail travel on selected routes.

To purchase your ticket, please complete the relevant booking form and return by email to jane.tompkins@sheffield.gov.uk

Train booking form available here 

Alternatively, note all of your requirements and email jane.tompkins@sheffield.gov.uk or post to:

Marketing Sheffield
First Floor
Fountain Precinct
Balm Green
Sheffield S1 2JA
United Kingdom

  • London to Sheffield standard return tickets £49.50
  • 1st class return ticket £71

These special rates are for trains departing from St Pancras only.

Closing Date for orders
As these tickets aren’t available for online purchase or for online printing, you’ll need to allow at least 10 working days for UK posting (or 30 days for overseas) between ordering your ticket and your date of travel. Therefore the closing date is 20 June 2017.

Restrictions
These tickets are not valid:

  • Monday to Friday on East Midlands Mainline services scheduled to arrive in London before 11:00
  • On all East Midlands Mainline services scheduled to depart London St Pancras between 15:29 and 19:01.
  • On all East Midlands Connect (Liverpool to Norwich) services departing before 09:00 and between 15:30 and 19:00 Monday to Sunday

Please note Manchester trains do not depart from Manchester airport – only Manchester Oxford Road.

If you travel during the invalid periods stated, this ticket will have no value and you will have to purchase an appropriate new ticket for the journey.

The following restrictions apply to all services:

  • You must have proof of your conference or event when travelling
  • Tickets can not be transferred or resold under any circumstances.
  • This ticket must be produced on demand and is not valid if it has been altered in any way
  • It is not valid for entry into East Midlands Mainline First Class Lounges
  • The Travel must be completed on the date shown on the ticket only.
  • No break of journey is allowed.

Once tickets are issued, seat reservations are recommended and need to be made at least five days before travel.

By Train
From London St. Pancras – journey time: approx. 2 hours 9 minutes

Showroom BarTo book directly with the train operators contact:
East Midlands Trains
T + 44 (0) 8457 125678
www.eastmidlandstrains.co.uk

National rail enquiries:
T + 44 (0) 8457 484950
www.nationalrail.co.uk

By Car
Sheffield City Centre is 5 miles from the M1; exit at Junction 33.

By Air
Manchester Airport:
41 miles from Sheffield, Manchester Airport is the UK’s third largest airport.
There is a direct train connection to Sheffield.

Leeds/Bradford Airport:
40 miles from Sheffield.

Nottingham East Midlands Airport:
47 miles from Sheffield.

Robin Hood Doncaster Airport:
18 miles from Sheffield.

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