Travelling to Sheffield by Air:
With 4 international airports within less than an hour's drive, Sheffield is easy to reach from overseas destinations.
Manchester Airport, one of the UK's busiest, has a regular direct rail service to Sheffield. Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is served by a number of European destinations with charter flight routes. Leeds Bradford Airport is also well served by European and long haul destinations. Sheffield can be reached by using a taxi service or bus to Leeds and then train to Sheffield.
Nottingham East Midlands receives routes from European and long haul destinations. Sheffield can be reached by road using a taxi service, or take the airport shuttle to East Midlands Parkway and take the train (operated by East Midlands Railway) to the centre of Sheffield.
To ensure your easy onward journey from your airport of choice, why not book your airport transfer in advance with one of the private hire taxi companies in Sheffield. You can book City Taxis online or call them direct on 0114 239 3939 or travel using UBER
Travelling to Sheffield by train:
If you are travelling from London, or on routes operated by East Midlands Railway, you;'ll find all the timetable and fare information you need on the East Midlands Railway website. If you're travelling to Sheffield for a conference you might find our 'special event tickets' a value for money option.
The journey from London is now only 2hrs and 1mins , the service departs London St Pancras International every 30 minutes and is operated by East Midlands Railway with both First and Standard Class seating available.
There are also hourly fast trains from Manchester City Centre and direct services from Manchester International airport.
The mainline station in Sheffield offers an impressive entry to the City, with fast direct links from London St Pancras International departing every 30 minutes from early morning to late at night. Coming in from Europe? The Eurostar link from Paris arrives at London St Pancras International - you can be in Sheffield in just 5 hours after leaving Paris.
International travellers journey planning
Once you've arrived in the UK, Sheffield is so easy to reach by train, whether you're travelling from North, South, East or West. You can plan your journey using tone of a number of travel planning sites including Omio