There are 6 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland by bus, train, taxi, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland National Express

$7 - $11

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Middlesbrough to Sunderland 28.7 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Sunderland

$12 - $19

Bus, line 9 bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Dalton Park Flats (Retail park bus turning circle) X10
  2. Take the line 9 bus from Dalton Park Flats (Retail park bus turning circle) to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) 9 / ...

$5 - $6

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Middlesbrough to Sunderland 28.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Sunderland 28.9 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Middlesbrough, England and Sunderland, England?

National Express operates a bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland every 3 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Middlesbrough to Sunderland hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 54 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Dalton Park Flats (Retail park bus turning circle)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Dalton Park Flats (Retail park bus turning circle) to Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Middlesbrough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Middlesbrough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Middlesbrough to Sunderland?

The distance between Middlesbrough and Sunderland is 38 km. The road distance is 46 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland?

The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland is to rideshare which costs £2 and takes 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland?

The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £75 - £95.

Is there a direct train between Middlesbrough and Sunderland?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Sunderland. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 54 min.

Is there a direct bus between Middlesbrough and Sunderland?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Sunderland. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Middlesbrough to Sunderland?

The bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland takes 40 min including transfers and departs every three hours.