There are 9 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland by plane, train, bus, subway or car

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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Fly London Luton to Edinburgh, train  •  4h 15m

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

£43 - £226

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Bus  •  8h 30m

  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

£18 - £25

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

  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

£48 - £210

Bus, subway, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Airport London to London Finchley Road Station
  2. Take the subway from Finchley Road station to Waterloo station
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

£87 - £277

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 6m

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

£56 - £328

Train  •  4h 52m

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

£37 - £64

Train via Peterborough  •  5h 35m

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

£26 - £64

Bus, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Newcastle

£54 - £89

Drive  •  4h 4m

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

£40 - £60

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The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to bus which costs £17 - £25 and takes 8h 30m.

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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 4h 4m.

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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 8h 30m.

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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 4h 52m and costs £35 - £65.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m 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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The best way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to train which takes 4h 52m and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £25 and takes 8h 30m.

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

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

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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: 4h 15m

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 Luton Station Interchange, Luton, London St Pancras International LL, London Kings Cross, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station in around 4h 52m. 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 8h 30m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £160
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £160
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£11 - £16
1st Class
£26 - £40
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£10 - £15
1st Class
£24 - £35
Train from London Kings Cross to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£22 - £35
1st Class
£40 - £65
Train from Stevenage to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£5 - £9
1st Class
£17 - £25
Train from Peterborough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £24
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
£16 - £24
1st Class
£30 - £50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
Train from Sheffield to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £65
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Finchley Road station to Waterloo station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £17
Train from Stevenage to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£22 - £27
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£22 - £27
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£5 - £8
Off-Peak Single
£10 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Single
£15 - £22
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
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Book at
National Express
Bus from Luton Airport London to London Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Book at
National Express
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Book at
National Express
Bus from Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14 to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Book at
National Express
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Book at
National Express
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
Green Line
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Old Airport Bus Station to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
EasyBus
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milton Keynes to Leeds
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £11
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4h 4m 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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Book your London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland bus tickets online with Omio, Distribusion and two other operators.

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