There are 4 ways to get from Sunderland to Alnwick by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) Grn
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Alnmouth

$15 - $62

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Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland, University Of Sunderland (Outside Sunderland Technology Park) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) X24
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) X20 / ...

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunderland to Alnwick 46.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Alnwick 46.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Alnwick station. However, there are services departing from Sunderland, University Of Sunderland (Outside Sunderland Technology Park) and arriving at Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Sunderland and Alnwick is 38 miles. The road distance is 46.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Alnwick without a car is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Sunderland to Alnwick, including transfers.

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Sunderland to Alnwick bus services, operated by Stagecoach North East, depart from Sunderland, University Of Sunderland (Outside Sunderland Technology Park) station.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Alnwick is to train which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Sunderland to Alnwick bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunderland to Alnwick is 47 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Sunderland to Alnwick.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Alnwick. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Sunderland to Alnwick.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Sunderland to Alnwick via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), Newcastle, Alnmouth, and Alnmouth Station, Curly Lane (Station approach) in around 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunderland to Alnwick via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) and Haymarket Bus Station in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sunderland, University Of Sunderland (Outside Sunderland Technology Park) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sunderland to Alnwick
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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