There are 2 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland by tram, train or car

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Tram, train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams) T50
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$32 - $106

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Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland 128.4 miles

$27 - $40

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Sunderland is 107 miles. The road distance is 128.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland without a car is to tram and train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland is 128 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland.

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There are 501+ hotels available in Sunderland. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 106.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Sunderland, England?

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Sunderland. However, you can take the tram to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams), take the walk to Edinburgh, take the train to Newcastle, take the walk to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), then take the train to Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square). Alternatively, you can take the drive to Sunderland.

Train operators
Edinburgh Trams
Phone
0131 475 0177
Website
edinburghtrams.com
Tram from Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams) to Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (Edinburgh Trams)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
edinburghtrams.com

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