There are 5 ways to get from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland to Metrocentre

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Train, line 97 bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Market Square) to Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) Grn
  2. Take the line 97 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser) 97 / ...

$4 - $7

3 alternative options

Bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland Green Terrace (Outside Priestman Building Sunderland University) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society) X24
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite The Tyneside Cinema) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) 100

$10

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 16.2 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 16.2 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs £45 - £55.

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The distance between Sunderland and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 19 km. The road distance is 26 km.

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The train from Sunderland to Metrocentre takes 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre). However, there are services departing from Sunderland Green Terrace (Outside Priestman Building Sunderland University) and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite The Tyneside Cinema). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sunderland and arriving at Metrocentre. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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What companies run services between Sunderland, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society), Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite The Tyneside Cinema), and Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) in around 1 h 11 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 Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
26 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 Green Terrace (Outside Priestman Building Sunderland University) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite Northern Rock Building Society)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street (Opposite The Tyneside Cinema) to Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sunderland to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
21 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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