There are 3 ways to get from Sunderland to Blackpool by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Preston

$64 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility B66

$38

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Blackpool 134.2 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Blackpool is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Blackpool is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Sunderland and Blackpool is 101 miles. The road distance is 134.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Sunderland to Blackpool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Tunstall Road and arriving at Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility via Durham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sunderland station to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) and arriving at Blackpool North via Newcastle, Carlisle and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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

You can take a train from Sunderland to Blackpool via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro), Newcastle, Carlisle, and Preston in around 4 h 33 min. Alternatively, Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Sunderland to Blackpool once daily. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Blackpool, National Express Coach Facility
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com

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