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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Sunderland

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£40 (€46)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway

Trains from Glasgow to Sunderland cover the 130 miles (210 km) long route taking on average 3 h 16 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £40. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Sunderland.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Glasgow and Sunderland?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Glasgow to Sunderland for as little as £40  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Glasgow to Sunderland?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Sunderland from Glasgow is £40  one way.

What is the distance between Glasgow and Sunderland by train?

The Glasgow to Sunderland train distance is approximately 130 miles (210 km).

How long does it take from Glasgow to Sunderland by train?

The Glasgow to Sunderland train duration is on average 3 h 16 min, which is to be expected when travelling 130 miles (210 km) between Glasgow and Sunderland. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Which train station from Glasgow to Sunderland do I depart from? Which Sunderland train station from Glasgow do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Glasgow and Sunderland, you can choose to depart from train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). Your journey can end in train stations such as Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Glasgow Central   and arrive in Sunderland.

Where do I find the Glasgow train station to Sunderland? Where is the Sunderland train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Glasgow Central and need to travel around 0.5 miles (757 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

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

Which train providers can get me from Glasgow to Sunderland?

If you're looking for trains from Glasgow to Sunderland, you can rely on London North Eastern Railway to get you to Sunderland. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Glasgow to Sunderland trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When can I take the first train from Glasgow to Sunderland? When can I take the last train for the day?

If you prefer early morning trains from Glasgow to Sunderland, the first train leaves at 06: 00. If you prefer late night trains from Glasgow to Sunderland, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 45. Omio shows you the latest train from Glasgow to Sunderland schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How early should I book train tickets between Glasgow and Sunderland to score the best deals?

If you book Glasgow to Sunderland train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £40. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Sunderland from Glasgow. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your journey to Sunderland.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper