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There are 12 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland by plane, train, subway, bus, night bus or car

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Fly London Stansted to Edinburgh, train  •  4h 23m

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

$50 - $212

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Night bus, bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the night bus from Stansted Airport London to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Sunderland National Express

$36 - $55

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Fly London Stansted to Glasgow, train  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Glasgow (GLA) STN - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$70 - $231

Train, train to London City, fly to Newcastle  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stratford (London)
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL

$103 - $357

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the subway from Liverpool Street station to Lancaster Gate station
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$123 - $354

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 46m

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

$107 - $277

Bus to London Luton, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 48m

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

$76 - $254

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Newcastle

$133 - $339

Train Grand Central  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland

$66 - $238

Train LNER  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Newcastle

$77 - $122

Train via Peterborough  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Sunderland

$135 - $217

Drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland 252 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland is to night bus and bus which costs £27 - £45 and takes 7h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Sunderland via Leicester St Margarets Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport and arriving at Sunderland via Peterborough and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 57m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Sunderland is 220 miles. The road distance is 252 miles.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland without a car is to train which takes 4h 56m and costs £50 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stansted Airport station.

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

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 220.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Sunderland, England?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 4h 56m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Southampton to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $120
Train from Peterborough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Train from Leeds to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$25
First
$40
Business
$38
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $210
Train from Peterborough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $150
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 Stansted Airport London to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
National Express
Night bus from Stansted Airport London to Leicester St Margarets Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
National Express
Bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
National Express

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4h 7m to drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Sunderland.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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