There are 4 ways to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland by bus, train, car or towncar

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Line 757 bus, train, line 20 bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel) 757
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Durham
  3. Take the line 20 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) 20 / ...

$42 - $89

Cheapest option

Line 757 bus, bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station) 757
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sunderland National Express / ...

$16 - $35

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland 86.7 miles

$18 - $27

Towncar  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take a town car from Leeds Bradford Airport to Sunderland 86.7 miles

$210 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) and Sunderland is 73 miles. The road distance is 86.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) and arriving at Sunderland via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA), England and Sunderland, England?

You can take a bus from Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) to Sunderland via Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station) and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Yorkshire Tiger
Phone
0344 800 4411
Email
hello@yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Website
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, City Square (Mill Hill Chapel)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
Bus from Leeds Bradford Airport, Bus Point (Leeds Bradford International Airport) to Leeds City Centre, York Street (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
yorkshiretiger.co.uk
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
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Sunderland Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Leeds Bradford Airport to Sunderland
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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