Duration 1h 57m
Distance 25.3 miles
Average price £20
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Sunderland and Bishop Auckland takes 1h 57m and the fastest train takes 1h 20m. There is a train service every few hours from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station • 2h 21m

  1. Sunderland
  2. Newcastle
  3. Darlington
  4. Bishop Auckland
2h 21m
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£10 - £123

Sunderland to Bishop Auckland train times

Trains run hourly between Sunderland and Bishop Auckland. The earliest departure is at 08:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Sunderland is at 19:32 which arrives into Bishop Auckland at 21:21. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Sunderland and arriving at Bishop Auckland via Newcastle and Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 21m.

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The distance between Sunderland and Bishop Auckland is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.3 miles.

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Sunderland to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Nexus Metro, depart from Sunderland station.

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Sunderland to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bishop Auckland station.

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You can take a train from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station, Newcastle, and Darlington in around 2h 21m.
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28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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£1 - £4
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24 min
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Hourly
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£4 - £7
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15 min
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5 times a week
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£3 - £5
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30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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£28 - £110
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28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16

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