Duration 1h 28m
Distance 74.9 miles
Average price £29
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Sunderland takes 1h 28m and the fastest train takes 1h 7m. There is an hourly train service from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Berwick-upon-Tweed
  2. Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station
  3. Sunderland
1h 19m
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£8 - £57

Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland train times

Trains run hourly between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Sunderland. The earliest departure is at 19:18 in the evening, and the last departure from Berwick-Upon-Tweed is at 23:15 which arrives into Sunderland at 05:42. All services require a transfer at Newcastle and take an average of 1h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Berwick-upon-Tweed and arriving at Sunderland via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 19m.

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The distance between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Sunderland is 65 miles. The road distance is 74.9 miles.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland train services, operated by LNER, depart from Berwick-upon-Tweed station.

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Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Sunderland station.

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There are 671+ hotels available in Sunderland. Prices start at £45 per night.

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What companies run services between Berwick-Upon-Tweed and Sunderland?

You can take a train from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland via Newcastle and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station in around 1h 19m. Alternatively, Arriva Northumbria operates a bus from Berwick-Upon-Tweed to Sunderland every 3 hours. Tickets cost £8 - £12 and the journey takes 2h 19m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £17

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