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.
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5 h 55 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Sunderland for Liverpool every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||5 h 55 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£38 (€43)|
|Coach companies||Megabus or National Express|
Coaches from Sunderland to Liverpool cover the 121 miles long journey taking on average 5 h 55 min with our travel partners like Megabus or National Express. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £38, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
You can travel by coach to Liverpool from Sunderland with National Express for as low as £33. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
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 Sunderland - Liverpool 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.
Those wishing to travel from Sunderland to Liverpool can expect to choose from seven daily departures, four of which are direct. The 170-mile route can be covered in as little as four hours 40 minutes. National Express offer services seven days a week, with a range of departure times. Whenever passengers wish to travel, coach services should be readily available.
National Express is the sole provider of coaches from Sunderland to Liverpool. As the largest coach provider, the standards on board are very high. Passengers can expect comfortable seating with ample leg room, access to WiFi and charging sockets for personal items.
The shortest service between Sunderland and Liverpool is the mid-morning departure, covering the 170-mile route in as little as four hours 45 minutes. The longest direct service takes half an hour longer at five hours 10 minutes. Indirect services with a change at Leeds coach station are also available with the shortest route taking only five hours 15 minutes.
On any given day, passengers can expect to choose from four direct services. A further three indirect services are available, requiring passengers to make one change at Leeds station. Services are spread throughout the day with the first leaving shortly after 7:00 a.m. and the last leaving not long after 6:00 p.m.
Departure station:Passengers wishing to travel from Sunderland to Liverpool will depart from Sunderland Park Lane bus station, otherwise known as the Interchange. The city centre is just a short 10-minute walk away. The station is easily accessible via Metro connections and several bus routes. Services inside the station include numerous retail options, eateries, coffee shops, toilets and a 24-hour manned taxi service.
Arrival station:All services terminate at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place. Located a short walk from the historic Albert Docks where passengers can enjoy numerous restaurants or museums, the recently refurbished station has 10 bays with live departure boards. Liverpool Lime Street, the main rail station, is a 15-minute walk away, providing connections to the rest of the UK.
There are a few coach stations in Sunderland to start your trip from including Sunderland, Interchange, Sunderland, Stadium of Light and Sunderland, Fawcett Street. In Liverpool you have a few coach station options to choose from for your arrival including Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, University.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Sunderland, is located 0.2 miles (319 m) from the city centre of Sunderland.
The most popular arrival coach station, Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre of Liverpool.
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