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Take the train from Sheffield to Durham for a smooth, easy journey with comfy seats and great service. With CrossCountry, you won't just enjoy your destination when you arrive - you'll enjoy getting there too.
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Travelling to Durham
First CrossCountry train - 07:21
Last CrossCountry train - 19:21
Travelling from Sheffield to Durham
From activities for the kids to nightlife for the grown-ups, Durham has you covered. CrossCountry runs direct trains to Durham, so you'll arrive ready to explore. However long you decide to stay, you'll find Durham ready for you, and CrossCountry ready to take you there.
Are there direct trains from Sheffield to Durham?
Yes, regular direct trains run between Sheffield and Durham with CrossCountry.
What amenities are available onboard trains from Sheffield to Durham?
CrossCountry makes travelling from Sheffield to Durham easy and comfortable, thanks to the wide range of amenities available on our trains. Choose from a variety of seating options (including table groupings ), and make use of our electric points (subject to availability), and at-seat service offering drinks and light refreshments.
Is WiFi available on trains from Sheffield to Durham?
Yes! The journey from Sheffield to Durham will fly by as you surf through the countryside with our free on-board WiFi.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from Sheffield to Durham?
Reserving a seat on our trains from Sheffield to Durham couldn't be easier, thanks to our ten minute reservation service. This service is available on most CrossCountry services for Anytime and Off-Peak ticket holders, in both Standard and First Class. You'll find all the details on our Ten Minute Reservation page.
Where can I find cheap tickets from Sheffield to Durham?
We want to help you travel as cheaply as possible to connect you with the people and places you love. There are lots of ways to find cheaper tickets - from being flexible with timing to booking ahead. Keep an eye on our special offers page and check out our guide to finding cheap tickets for more tips.
Can I use my railcard on trains from Sheffield to Durham?
There's a good chance that you can use your railcard on our service from Sheffield to Durham. For full information, make sure you check out our Railcards page.
For full information about Durham station, check out our station guide.
Once you have arrived in Durham
Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!
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