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

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) to South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church) Grn

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus, line 63 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland, Holmeside (Outside Park Lane Market Entrance) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) X24
  2. Take the line 63 bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument New Bridge Street (Outside Nationwide Building Society) to Benton, Station Road-Percy Hedley Centre (Outside Percy Hedley Centre) 63

$10

Line 9 bus, train  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) to Jarrow Bus Station 9
  2. Take the train from Jarrow (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Jarrow Club) to Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road) Yel

$4 - $8

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunderland to Longbenton 17.1 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Longbenton 17.1 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Longbenton is to train which costs £1 - £4 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Longbenton is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 22 min.

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The distance between Sunderland and Longbenton is 11 miles. The road distance is 17.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Sunderland to Longbenton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Longbenton station. However, there are services departing from Sunderland, Holmeside (Outside Park Lane Market Entrance) and arriving at Benton, Station Road-Percy Hedley Centre (Outside Percy Hedley Centre) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument New Bridge Street (Outside Nationwide Building Society). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sunderland station to Longbenton station. However, there are services departing from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) and arriving at Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road) via South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The nearest airport to Longbenton is Newcastle (NCL) Airport which is 5.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Durham (MME) (35.6 miles), Leeds Bradford (LBA) (79.9 miles), Edinburgh (EDI) (95.8 miles) and Manchester (MAN) (118.4 miles).

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Map of how to get from Sunderland to Longbenton.
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  • Distance: 10.8 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

Nexus Metro operates a train from Sunderland to Longbenton every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunderland to Longbenton via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) and Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument New Bridge Street (Outside Nationwide Building Society) in around 1 h 9 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 South Gosforth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (St Nicholas Church)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Jarrow (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Jarrow Club) to Benton (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Metro Bridge Over Station Road)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 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, Holmeside (Outside Park Lane Market Entrance) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument New Bridge Street (Outside Nationwide Building Society) to Benton, Station Road-Percy Hedley Centre (Outside Percy Hedley Centre)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street (Outside Tourist Information) to Jarrow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sunderland to Longbenton
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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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