Duration 4h 58m
Distance 255.1 miles
Average price £100
Possible routes 7 found

Sunderland to Skye

Rome2rio has found 7 ways to get from Sunderland to Skye by train, bus, car and flight. We recommend taking the train from Newcastle to Pitlochry and then taking the bus from Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel to Fort William, Bus Station, which is the cheapest option and takes around 7h 43m.
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Train, bus

  1. Newcastle
  2. Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
  3. Fort William
7h 43m
Cheapest
£32 - £48
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Train

  1. Newcastle
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Glasgow Queen Street
  4. Fort William
7h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£48 - £125

Bus

  1. Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street
  2. Buchanan Bus Station
  3. Fort William
9h 56m
£38 - £62

Train, night train

  1. Newcastle
  2. Edinburgh
  3. Fort William
8h 13m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£53 - £126

Drive

  1. Sunderland
  2. Fort William
Fastest
4h 58m
£40 - £65

Fly to Glasgow, bus

  1. Newcastle
  2. Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building
  3. Fort William
8h 20m
£74 - £367

Fly to Aberdeen, train, bus

  1. Newcastle
  2. Dyce
  3. Inverness, Bus Station
  4. Caol
8h 58m
£122 - £298

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Sunderland to Skye? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Skye is to train and bus which costs £30 - £50 and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Skye is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sunderland to Skye station. However, there are services departing from Sunderland, Holmeside and arriving at Fort William, Bus Station via Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and Buchanan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sunderland to Skye. However, there are services departing from Sunderland and arriving at Fort William via Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 50m.

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The distance between Sunderland and Skye is 252 miles. The road distance is 255.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Skye without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 43m and costs £30 - £50.

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It takes approximately 7h 43m to get from Sunderland to Skye, including transfers.

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Sunderland to Skye bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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Sunderland to Skye train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Skye is to train which takes 7h 50m and costs £45 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £65 and takes 9h 56m.

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There is no direct flight from Newcastle Airport to Glasgow Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 40m and has one stopover.

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Sunderland to Skye bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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Sunderland to Skye train services, operated by ScotRail, arrive at Fort William station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunderland to Skye is 255 miles. It takes approximately 4h 58m to drive from Sunderland to Skye.

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Aer Lingus, Jet2.com, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Newcastle Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 268+ hotels available in Skye. Prices start at £94 per night.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 54 min and costs £3 - £4.

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How to travel from Sunderland to Skye

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Sunderland to Skye right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Sunderland and Skye?

You can take a train from Sunderland to Fort William via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station, Newcastle, Edinburgh, and Glasgow Queen Street in around 7h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sunderland to Fort William via Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street, and Buchanan Bus Station in around 9h 56m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £410
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £700
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £160
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£23 - £210
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
£190 - £1,400
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £750
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £370
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£21 - £150

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