Cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 30 Jan

Cheapest

£17

Average

£23

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Sunderland will cost around £ 23 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

Cheapest
07:45Birmingham5h40 13:25Sunderland
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£171One-way
2nd Cheapest
03:05Birmingham5h45 08:50Sunderland
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£221One-way
14:05Birmingham5h35 19:40Sunderland
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£251One-way
11:10Birmingham5h30 16:40Sunderland
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£281One-way

Bus Timetable Birmingham to Sunderland

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03:05Birmingham5h45 08:50Sunderland
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07:45Birmingham5h40 13:25Sunderland
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11:10Birmingham5h30 16:40Sunderland
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14:05Birmingham5h35 19:40Sunderland
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Bus times from Birmingham to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 30 Jan

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

5 h 37 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

272 km

Of the 4 buses that leave Birmingham for Sunderland every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 272 km distance in an average of 5 h 37 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 30 m .

The slowest buses will take 5 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:10Birmingham5h30 16:40Sunderland
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
14:05Birmingham5h35 19:40Sunderland
0 changes
£251One-way
07:45Birmingham5h40 13:25Sunderland
0 changes
£171One-way
03:05Birmingham5h45 08:50Sunderland
0 changes
£221One-way

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Overview: Coach from Birmingham to Sunderland

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage coach duration5 h 25 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£15 (€17)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Birmingham to Sunderland cover the 168 miles (271 km) long route taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £13, but the average price of coach tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.

Coach companies: National Express Birmingham to Sunderland

National Express coaches will get you between Birmingham and Sunderland from £13. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach from Birmingham to Sunderland, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach to Sunderland from Birmingham:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    Travel Tips: Coach to Sunderland from Birmingham

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    FAQs

    How much do cheap coaches from Birmingham to Sunderland cost?

    Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches from Birmingham to Sunderland to cost as little as £13  in the next 7 days.

    What is the average price of coach tickets to Sunderland from Birmingham?

    If you are looking to purchase your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Birmingham to Sunderland coach to cost on average £15  one way.

    What is the distance from Birmingham to Sunderland by coach?

    The distance between Birmingham and Sunderland by coach is approximately 168 miles (271 km).

    How long is the coach between Birmingham and Sunderland?

    The coach time from Birmingham to Sunderland is on average 5 h 25 min  for the 168 miles (271 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Birmingham to Sunderland by coach can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    When travelling by coach from Birmingham to Sunderland, which coach station in Birmingham do I depart from and which coach station in Sunderland do I arrive in?

    When taking a coach from Birmingham, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Birmingham, Coach Station, Birmingham, Station Street (Stop NS13) and Birmingham, Hill St / Railway Bridge. When you arrive in Sunderland, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Sunderland, Interchange, Sunderland, Fawcett Street and Sunderland, Stadium of Light.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Birmingham New Street   to Sunderland, Interchange.

    Where is the coach station in Birmingham to go to Sunderland? Where is the coach station in Sunderland located?

    You can find the most popular departure coach station for this trip, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city centre of Birmingham. The most popular arrival coach station in Sunderland, called Sunderland, Interchange, is located around 0.2 miles (270 m) away from its city centre.

    Which coach companies should I travel with from Birmingham to Sunderland?

    For the best Birmingham to Sunderland coach to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services from Birmingham to Sunderland to compare what amenities they may offer.

    Can I buy a direct coach from Birmingham to Sunderland?

    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Birmingham to Sunderland on Omio with Megabus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your coach ticket.

    What are the first and last departure coach times from Birmingham to Sunderland?

    You can take the first coach from Birmingham to Sunderland at 07: 45   or take the last coach from Birmingham to Sunderland leaving at 18: 00. Look for the latest Birmingham Sunderland coach schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the coach for this route.

    How early should I purchase Birmingham to Sunderland coach tickets to get the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this journey and save money. If you buy coach tickets from Birmingham to Sunderland within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £15 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Birmingham to Sunderland a few months in advance.