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

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Fly London Luton to Edinburgh, train  •  4 h 19 min

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

$68 - $230

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Bus  •  8 h

  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 / ...

$31 - $60

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Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  4 h 13 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

Bus, Tube, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5 h 45 min

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

$89 - $260

Train  •  4 h 40 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

$50 - $90

Train, line 20 bus  •  5 h 23 min

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

$54 - $161

Bus via Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange 240
  2. Take the bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Sunderland Interchange M35

$56 - $91

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

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

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland is to bus which costs £23 - £50 and takes 8 h.

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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) station to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station 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.

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No, there is no direct train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland station. However, there are services departing from Luton Airport Parkway and arriving at Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) via London Kings Cross and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 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 4 h 40 min and costs £35 - £70.

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 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 4 h 40 min and costs £35 - £70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £50 and takes 8 h.

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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 19 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, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Sunderland via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway, Milton Keynes Coachway, M1 Junction 14, and Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street in around 8 h.

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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
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 Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Doncaster to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Doncaster to Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
London Underground (Tube)
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Stevenage to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Super Off-Peak Single
$65 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $100
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 Luton Airport London to London Finchley Road
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
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 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Sheffield Centre, Sheffield Interchange
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Finchley Road Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $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
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Meadowhall Interchange to Sunderland Interchange
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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