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There are 8 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly London Luton to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Edinburgh (EDI) LTN - EDI
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$70 - $241

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sunderland National Express / ...

$30 - $60

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Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$77 - $296

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 58 min

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

$95 - $267

Train LNER  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle

$58 - $101

Train Grand Central  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Stevenage to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sunderland

$110 - $187

Train East Midlands Trains  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Luton to York
  2. Take the train from York to Thornaby
  3. Take the train from Thornaby to Sunderland

$120 - $176

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland 249.3 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to bus which costs £22 - £50 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport London and arriving at Sunderland via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Sunderland via London Kings Cross and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Sunderland is 214 miles. The road distance is 249.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland without a car is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £45 - £80.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland, including transfers.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Luton Airport Parkway station.

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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to train which takes 5 h 11 min and costs £45 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £50 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 214.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Sunderland, England?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland via London St Pancras International LL, London Kings Cross, and Newcastle in around 5 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland via Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
Train from Stevenage to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$27 - $40
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Train from Luton to York
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Single
$120 - $180
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Stevenage to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Peterborough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Bus operators
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 Luton Airport London to Heathrow Airport London T2,3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Sunderland station.

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London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland.

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easyJet offers flights from London Luton Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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