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

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Bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Washington Galleries Bus Station B66
  2. Take the bus from Washington Galleries Bus Station to Sunderland, Borough Road 2 / ...

$2 - $8

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Bus, train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Durham, Bus Station B66
  2. Take the train from Durham to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Sunderland

$9 - $56

Bus, line 36 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M B66
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Chester-le-Street, Front Street to Sunderland Interchange 36

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Spennymoor to Sunderland 20.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Spennymoor to Sunderland 20.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spennymoor to Sunderland is to bus and line 36 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Spennymoor to Sunderland is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spennymoor to Sunderland. However, there are services departing from Spennymoor, High Street and arriving at Sunderland, Borough Road via Washington Galleries Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Spennymoor and Sunderland is 17 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Spennymoor to Sunderland without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 23 min and costs £2 - £6.

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Spennymoor to Sunderland, including transfers.

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Spennymoor to Sunderland bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, depart from Spennymoor, High Street station.

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Spennymoor to Sunderland bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Sunderland, Borough Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Spennymoor to Sunderland is 20 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Spennymoor to Sunderland.

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There are 530+ hotels available in Sunderland. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Spennymoor to Sunderland.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

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

You can take a bus from Spennymoor to Sunderland via Washington Galleries Bus Station in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Durham to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Durham to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$18 - $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 - $27
Northern Rail
Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Washington Galleries Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Spennymoor, High Street to Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Washington Galleries Bus Station to Sunderland, Borough Road
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Chester-le-Street, Front Street to Sunderland Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Washington Galleries Bus Station to Sunderland, John Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Spennymoor to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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