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Overview: Train from Cardiff to Sunderland

distanceDistance247 miles (399 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£191 (€219)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Cardiff to Sunderland cover the 247 miles (399 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £191, but the average price of train tickets is £191. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Trains from Cardiff to Sunderland

Travel by train to Sunderland easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Sunderland.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from Cardiff to Sunderland cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Sunderland from Cardiff for as little as £191  in the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Cardiff to Sunderland?

The Cardiff to Sunderland train ticket price is on average £191  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

What is the distance between Cardiff and Sunderland by train?

The train distance from Cardiff to Sunderland is around 247 miles (399 km).

What station does the Cardiff to Sunderland train leave from? Which Sunderland train station do I come into from Cardiff?

Some of the Cardiff train stations to Sunderland you can start your journey from include Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays). Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Sunderland include Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Cardiff Central   and arriving in Sunderland.

Where is the train station in Cardiff to go to Sunderland? Where is the train station in Sunderland located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Cardiff Central and travel around 0.2 miles (425 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Sunderland and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (116 m) from the train station to the city centre in Sunderland.

What time is the earliest train from Cardiff to Sunderland? What time is the last train from Cardiff to Sunderland?

If you prefer early morning trains from Cardiff to Sunderland, the first train leaves at 11: 50. If you prefer late night trains from Cardiff to Sunderland, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 50. Omio shows you the latest train from Cardiff to Sunderland timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I book train tickets between Cardiff and Sunderland for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Cardiff to Sunderland is on average £191 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Cardiff and Sunderland available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Sunderland
Cardiff Central is the most popular Cardiff railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Cardiff for your journey to Sunderland.
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Public transport options for Cardiff Central
Commuter rail lines: City Line, Rhondda Line, Rhymney Line, Valley Line, South Wales Main Line
Train lines: Transport for Wales, CrossCountry, Great Western Railway