There are 6 ways to get from Liverpool Street to Sunderland by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland

$43 - $213

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Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Sunderland National Express

$30 - $36

4 alternative options

Train, line 20 bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Durham
  2. Take the line 20 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) 20 / ...

$46 - $72

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool Street to Sunderland 278.5 miles

$55 - $90

Tube to London Heathrow, fly  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the Tube from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$98 - $329

Train to Southampton, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$82 - $248

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool Street station to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Liverpool Street Station and arriving at Sunderland via Soho, Denmark Street and London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Liverpool Street and Sunderland is 241 miles. The road distance is 278.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Street to Sunderland without a car is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Liverpool Street to Sunderland, including transfers.

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Liverpool Street to Sunderland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Golders Green station.

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The best way to get from Liverpool Street to Sunderland is to train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Liverpool Street to Sunderland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sunderland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Liverpool Street to Sunderland is 278 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Liverpool Street to Sunderland.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool Street to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 241.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Liverpool Street, England and Sunderland, England?

Grand Central operates a train from Liverpool Street to Sunderland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $210 and the journey takes 3 h 13 min. LNER also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Liverpool Street to Sunderland once a week. Tickets cost $24 - $30 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
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
$80 - $120
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Liverpool Street Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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 3 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
nationalexpress.com

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