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 London to Sunderland will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.
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Of the 8 buses that leave London for Sunderland every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 387 km distance in an average of 7 h but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 5 m .
The slowest buses will take 9 h 20 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||239 miles (386 km)|
|Average coach duration||6 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Coach companies||Megabus, Flixbus or National Express|
Coaches from London to Sunderland cover the 239 miles (386 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like Megabus, Flixbus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £17, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
Find the best coaches to Sunderland from London with Omio's travel partners National Express and FlixBus from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the London - Sunderland coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.
When you buy your National Express coach tickets between London and Sunderland don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
The journey from London to Sunderland via coach is an easy, direct journey, usually lasting under eight hours. There are coaches operating from London to Sunderland every day of the week including Saturdays and Sundays.
National Express is the only coach company proving a coach service between London and Sunderland. National Express is a well-known coach company with clean, well-equipped buses. There are toilets and WiFi available on board. National Express also offers mobile tickets.
The direct coach journey from London to Sunderland takes roughly seven hours 45 minutes. This does not include traffic times, which may vary depending on departure time and day, so passengers must take this into account. There are also indirect coaches available. This journey takes around eight hours and includes a single change that requires one hour's wait in Leeds.
There are four direct coaches throughout the day travelling from London to Sunderland, including on Saturdays and Sundays. The earliest direct coach departs from London Victoria Coach Station at 9:30 a.m. and the last coach is 11:30 p.m. Please note that when travelling on the last bus, arrival in Sunderland will be on the following day.
Departure coach station: National Express Coaches from London to Sunderland all depart from London Victoria Coach Station. London Victoria Coach Station is situated in the heart of London’s West End and is easily reached by public transport or taxi. London Victoria Underground station is a five-minute walk away and is serviced by the District and Circle Lines. London Victoria station is also within a short distance and has regional trains connecting to the rest of the country. There are many local buses close by. Victoria Coach Station has storage lockers, toilets and a seated waiting area.
Arrival coach station: The arrival coach station in Sunderland is Park Lane. Sunderland Park Lane coach station is located in the heart of the city of Sunderland. The coach station has a bakery, coffee shop and newsagents. There are public toilets open between 06:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. The station is connected to the local Metro, which can take passengers to Newcastle, and other public transportation. There is a 24-hour taxi rank next door.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Sunderland, Interchange, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.
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