There are 5 ways to get from Morpeth to Sunderland by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Morpeth to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Sunderland

$10 - $57

Cheapest option

Line 43 bus, train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 43 bus from Morpeth, Damside (Morpeth Motorcycles) to Gosforth, Regent Centre Interchange (Opposite Metro Entrance) 43 / ...
  2. Take the train from Regent Centre (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) to Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) Grn

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station) to Haymarket Bus Station X16 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) to Sunderland, Vine Place (Opposite The Borough Public House) X24

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Morpeth to Sunderland 27.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Morpeth to Sunderland 27.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Morpeth to Sunderland is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Morpeth to Sunderland is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Morpeth and Sunderland is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to get from Morpeth to Sunderland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Morpeth station to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station) and arriving at Sunderland, Vine Place (Opposite The Borough Public House) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Morpeth to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Morpeth and arriving at Sunderland via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

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Morpeth to Sunderland train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Glasgow Central station.

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Map of how to get from Morpeth to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 22.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Morpeth to Sunderland via Newcastle in around 1 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Morpeth to Sunderland via Haymarket Bus Station and Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Morpeth to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Morpeth to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $28
Train from Newcastle to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$18 - $26
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Regent Centre (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) to Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Damside (Morpeth Motorcycles) to Gosforth, Regent Centre Interchange (Opposite Metro Entrance)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Glen Valley Travel
Phone
01668 281578
Email
enquiries@glenvalley.co.uk
Website
glenvalley.co.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
glenvalley.co.uk
Glen Valley Tours
Phone
01668 281578
Email
enquiries@glenvalley.co.uk
Website
glenvalley.co.uk
Bus from Morpeth, Bus Station (Morpeth Bus Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle St Thomas Street (Opposite Peacock Hospital Supplie30m North East)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
glenvalley.co.uk
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) to Sunderland, Vine Place (Opposite The Borough Public House)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Morpeth to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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