Cheap bus tickets from London to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Cheapest

£19

Average

£27

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 £ 27 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 19.

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15:20London6h15 21:35Sunderland
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£191One-way
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15:00London6h35 21:35Sunderland
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£191One-way
07:30London7h10 14:40Sunderland
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£221One-way
09:00London7h25 16:25Sunderland
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£221One-way
15:00London7h00 22:00Sunderland
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£231One-way

Bus Timetable London to Sunderland

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07:30London7h10 14:40Sunderland
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09:00London7h25 16:25Sunderland
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11:30London7h55 19:25Sunderland
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13:30London6h55 20:25Sunderland
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15:00London6h35 21:35Sunderland
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15:00London7h00 22:00Sunderland
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15:20London6h15 21:35Sunderland
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17:30London6h50 00:20Sunderland
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23:30London7h00 06:30Sunderland
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23:30London7h40 07:10Sunderland
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23:50London7h20 07:10Sunderland
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Fri
3 Dec
£73London North Eastern Railway
£13Flixbus
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Sat
4 Dec
£100London North Eastern Railway
£17Megabus
£95British Airways
Sun
5 Dec
£81London North Eastern Railway
£22Megabus
£121Loganair
Mon
6 Dec
£47Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Tue
7 Dec
£101London North Eastern Railway
£16National Express
£89Loganair
Wed
8 Dec
£66London North Eastern Railway
£13National Express
£61British Airways
Thu
9 Dec
£66London North Eastern Railway
£1Flixbus
£64British Airways
Sat
11 Dec
£44London North Eastern Railway
£13Flixbus
£62British Airways
Sun
12 Dec
£56London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£51British Airways
Mon
13 Dec
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£15Megabus
£89British Airways
Tue
14 Dec
£32Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Wed
15 Dec
£32Grand Central Trains
£12National Express
£61British Airways
Fri
17 Dec
£47Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£90Loganair
Sat
18 Dec
£66London North Eastern Railway
£14Megabus
£89Loganair
Sun
19 Dec
£34London North Eastern Railway
£15Megabus
£90Loganair
Mon
20 Dec
£56Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£90Loganair
Tue
21 Dec
£56Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£90Loganair
Wed
22 Dec
£56Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£100Loganair
Thu
23 Dec
£74Grand Central Trains
£14Megabus
£89Loganair

Bus times from London to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 4 Dec

Fastest Journey

6 h 15 m

Average

7 h 5 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

387 km

Of the 11 buses that leave London for Sunderland every day 9 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 5 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 6 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 55 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.

15:20London6h15 21:35Sunderland
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£191One-way
15:00London6h35 21:35Sunderland
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£191One-way
17:30London6h50 00:20Sunderland
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£501One-way
13:30London6h55 20:25Sunderland
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£311One-way
15:00London7h00 22:00Sunderland
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£231One-way

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Coach Information from London to Sunderland

distanceDistance239 miles (386 km)
durationAverage coach duration6 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£14 (€15)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express or Megabus

Coaches from London to Sunderland cover the 239 miles (386 km) long route taking on average 6 h 15 min with our travel partners like National Express or Megabus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £1, but the average price of coach tickets is £14. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.

Coach companies

London to Sunderland with National Express

Find the best coaches from London to Sunderland with Omio's travel partners National Express from £1. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 London to Sunderland, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

  • Average Price: £13

Please follow the recommendations outlined by National Express when booking your coach tickets from London to Sunderland due to the coronavirus:

  • 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.

Coaches from London to Sunderland

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.

Which coach companies travel from London to Sunderland?

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.

How long is the coach from London to Sunderland?

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.

How many coaches are there from London to Sunderland?

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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Sunderland?

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.

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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest coach to Sunderland from London?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap coach from London to Sunderland for as little as £1  in the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a coach from London to Sunderland?
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that London to Sunderland coach prices are on average £14  one way.
What is the distance between London and Sunderland via coach?
You should expect to travel around 239 miles (386 km)  from London to Sunderland by coach.
How many hours does it take from London to Sunderland by coach?
While the time it takes to travel 239 miles (386 km) between London and Sunderland can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the coach duration from London to Sunderland is on average 6 h 15 min.
What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Sunderland?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from London Victoria   and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.

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

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Sunderland, Interchange, located 0.2 miles (270 m) away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me from London to Sunderland?
Take the London to Sunderland coach with National Express or Megabus. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route between London and Sunderland as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct coach from London to Sunderland?
Yes, you can find a direct coach between London and Sunderland with Flixbus, National Express or Megabus  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your coach ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
How early should I book coach tickets to Sunderland from London to score 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 London to Sunderland within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £14 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your coach ticket from London to Sunderland a few months in advance.