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There are 7 ways to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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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Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Sunderland

$53 - $228

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X10
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Newcastle

$77 - $122

Drive  •  4h 41m

  1. Drive from South Benfleet to Sunderland 283 miles

$60 - $90

Train to London City, fly to Newcastle  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Newcastle (NCL) LCY - NCL

$86 - $342

Train, subway to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the subway from West Ham station to Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL

$108 - $343

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Newcastle  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Newcastle (NCL) SOU - NCL

$92 - $263

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Benfleet to West Ham
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Newcastle

$103 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland is to train and fly which costs £65 - £270 and takes 3h 56m.

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The distance between South Benfleet and Sunderland is 247 miles. The road distance is 283 miles.

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The best way to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs £40 - £180.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Benfleet to Sunderland is 283 miles. It takes approximately 4h 41m to drive from South Benfleet to Sunderland.

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Flybe offers flights from London City Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 574+ hotels available in Sunderland. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Benfleet to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 246.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between South Benfleet, England and Sunderland, England?

You can take a train from South Benfleet to Sunderland via West Ham, West Ham station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London Kings Cross in around 5h 16m.

Airlines
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 City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London City to Edinburgh via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Train operators
c2c
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Benfleet to West Ham
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Grand Central
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
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
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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
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
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
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Basildon Town Centre, Bus Station to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com

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