There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland by subway, train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Tube, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland

$46 - $217

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Bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 to Sunderland National Express

$25 - $35

3 alternative options

Tube, train, line 20 bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the Tube from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Durham
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) 20 / ...

$48 - $76

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland 278 miles

$55 - $90

Fly  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$72 - $289

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland is to bus which costs £19 - £24 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland is to fly which costs £55 - £230 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Sunderland is 242 miles. The road distance is 278 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and arriving at Sunderland. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Sunderland, England?

National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland twice a week. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min. Alternatively, British Airways flies from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Sunderland 5 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Grand Central
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
Train from London Kings Cross to Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $120
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
National Express

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station