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.
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5 h 37 m
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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.
|Distance||168 miles (271 km)|
|Average coach duration||5 h 25 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£15 (€17)|
|Coach companies||National 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.
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 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:
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.
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.
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