Sheffield to Birmingham (Day Return)

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  1. telstarbox

    telstarbox Established Member

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    Need to do Sheffield-Bham New St and return today with 16-25 railcard. Is split at Derby cheaper?

     
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    Yes, by about £10
     
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    Cheers!

     
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    Largely because you're returning today and there is no CDR between BHM and SHF whereas they do exist splitting at DBY
     
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    Is there any logic to which journeys cheap day returns are available on? Sheffield - Birmingham is 1.5 hours max each way for example.
     
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    I believe it is about 50miles for which day tickets are sold but of course that has changed a fair whack over the years. Indeed, according to LM (src) it is:

    For this journey it's also personal knowledge since I do that journey in the opposite direction :lol:
     
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