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Best price 25.08 £
Journey duration 4 h 8 min
Connections per day 39
First departure 07:00
Last departure 23:33
Distance 387 km

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Do you know the best way to get from London to Sunderland? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How much does it cost to get from London to Sunderland by train?

The prices for train tickets from London to Sunderland vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from London to Sunderland will cost 25.08 £. The average train ticket price is approximately 109.70 £. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Trains from London to Sunderland

How long does the journey from London to Sunderland take by train?

In order to get from London to Sunderland faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Sunderland will complete the journey in 3 h 23 min. On average, it will take you about 4 h 8 min to travel the 387 between London and Sunderland.

What time are the first and last departures from London to Sunderland?

The first daily departure from London to Sunderland leaves at 07:00, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:33. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between London and Sunderland. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the London to Sunderland route?

You will be able to leave London by using stations such as London Kings Cross [ KGX ]. These connect you to stations including Sunderland [ SUN ] and Sunderland [ SUN ] in Sunderland. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in London or in Sunderland, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from London leave for Sunderland?

If you want to get from London to Sunderland, you can travel with providers such as Nationalrail. You will find a maximum number of 39 departures per day. On average, there are 39 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 6 direct journeys between London and Sunderland. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 33 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.