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There are 6 ways to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  40 min

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

$6 - $10

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Sunderland to Stockton

$10 - $15

Bus via Middlesbrough  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Sunderland to Middlesbrough National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 16 to Stockton, Laing Street 36 / ...

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

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees 26.4 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 31 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 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sunderland and arriving at Stockton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. 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 bus which takes 40 min and costs £5 - £8.

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The bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees takes 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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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 bus which takes 40 min and costs £5 - £8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 42 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: 40 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, Northern Rail operates a train from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 42 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Sunderland to Middlesbrough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Sunderland Interchange to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
Megabus UK
Stagecoach on Teesside
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 16 to Stockton, Laing Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Stagecoach on Teesside
Tees Valley Stage Carriage
Phone
+44 1642 440809
Email
mail@stagecarriage.co.uk
Website
stagecarriage.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Stockton, Bishopton House
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
Tees Valley Stage Carriage
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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uber.com
Assist
$45 - $70
UberX
$45 - $70
UberXL
$60 - $85
Exec
$60 - $85
Taxi from Sunderland to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com

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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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