There are 3 ways to get from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland by bus, taxi or car

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

Line 20 bus, line 6 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 20 bus from Tunstall Road to Durham, Bus Station 20 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, General Hospital (Outside Bishop Register Office) 6

$9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland 25.3 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland 25.3 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Sunderland, England and Bishop Auckland, England?

You can take a bus from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland via Durham, Bus Station in around 1 h 41 min.

Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Tunstall Road to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, General Hospital (Outside Bishop Register Office)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$90 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sunderland and Bishop Auckland is 34 km. The road distance is 41 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs £70 - £85.

No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Tunstall Road and arriving at Bishop Auckland, General Hospital (Outside Bishop Register Office) via Durham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Sunderland to Bishop Auckland, including transfers.