Sheffield to Sunderland train

Cheap train tickets from Sheffield to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 22 May





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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08:21Sheffield3h30 11:51Sunderland
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Train schedule Sheffield to Sunderland

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Fastest train times from Sheffield to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 22 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 30 m


3 h 30 m

Trains per day



169 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Sheffield for Sunderland every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Cross Country
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Overview: Train from Sheffield to Sunderland

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 20 min
priceAverage train ticket price£35 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Sheffield to Sunderland cover the 105 miles (169 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 20 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £35, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £26. Travellers depart most frequently from Sheffield and arrive in Sunderland.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Sheffield to Sunderland

Find the best trains from Sheffield to Sunderland with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £26. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.


CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Sheffield to Sunderland you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you find the perfect Sheffield - Sunderland train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Sheffield to Sunderland, Omio shows you CrossCountry current train timetables, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Sheffield to Sunderland journey. You can expect to travel around 105 miles (169 km) to Sunderland from Sheffield on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets between Sheffield and Sunderland starting as low as £49 if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with CrossCountry!

  • Average Price: £49

Travel Tips: Trains from Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Sunderland.
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train between Sheffield and Sunderland for as little as £26  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Sheffield to Sunderland train price to come in at an average of £35  one way.
The distance between Sheffield and Sunderland by train is approximately 105 miles (169 km).
The Sheffield to Sunderland train duration is on average 3 h 20 min, which is to be expected when travelling 105 miles (169 km) from Sheffield to Sunderland. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

Omio customers book a train from Sheffield   to Sunderland   most frequently for this route.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Sheffield, is located 0.5 miles (764 m) from the city centre of Sheffield.

The most popular arrival train station, Sunderland, is located 0.2 miles (319 m) away from the city centre of Sunderland.

Take the Sheffield to Sunderland train with London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Sheffield and Sunderland as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Sheffield to Sunderland. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Sheffield to Sunderland train departs at 07: 11   and the last train from Sheffield to Sunderland leaves at 18: 57. Check out the most up-to-date Sheffield to Sunderland train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find a train between Sheffield and Sunderland to cost on average £35 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Sheffield to Sunderland train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Sheffield is Sheffield. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sheffield for your trip between Sheffield and Sunderland.

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