There are 5 ways to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland to Stockton

$10 - $15

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Bus Go North East  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland Interchange to Dalton Park, Shopping Centre (Retail park bus turning circle) 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dalton Park, Shopping Centre (Retail park bus turning circle) to Stockton, High Street Stand A (Parish Church) X10

$5 - $8

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Bus National Express  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees National Express

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees 26.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees 26.4 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees is to bus which costs £3 - £7 and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees is to taxi which costs £70 - £90 and takes 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sunderland and arriving at Stockton-on-Tees. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sunderland and arriving at Stockton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Sunderland and Stockton-on-Tees is 24 miles. The road distance is 26.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs £7 - £12.

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The train from Sunderland to Stockton takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Sunderland station.

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Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Sunderland station.

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The best way to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees is to train which takes 42 min and costs £7 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 - £8 and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Map of how to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees.
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Sunderland, England and Stockton-on-Tees, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sunderland Interchange to Dalton Park, Shopping Centre (Retail park bus turning circle)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Sunderland Interchange to Dalton Park, Shopping Centre (Retail park bus turning circle)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Dalton Park, Shopping Centre (Retail park bus turning circle) to Stockton, High Street Stand A (Parish Church)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$95 - $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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Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Stockton-on-Tees station.

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Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Stockton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees is 26 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees.

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