Sunderland to Edinburgh train

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Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Sunderland to Edinburgh is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

London North Eastern Railway
08:122h17
Sunderland
10:29Edinburgh
£171One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:092h05
Sunderland
11:14Edinburgh
£261One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:312h34
Sunderland
11:05Edinburgh
£551One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSunderland to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 July
London North Eastern Railway
08:122h17
Sunderland
10:29Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:092h05
Sunderland
11:14Edinburgh
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:312h34
Sunderland
11:05Edinburgh
0 changes

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Train times from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 25 Jul

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

163 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Sunderland for Edinburgh every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
09:092h05
Sunderland
11:14Edinburgh
£261One-way
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:122h17
Sunderland
10:29Edinburgh
£171One-way
0 changes
Transpennine Express
08:312h34
Sunderland
11:05Edinburgh
£551One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Edinburgh

distanceDistance101 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h
priceAverage train ticket price£33 (€38)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesEast Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo

Trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh cover the 101 miles long trip taking on average 2 h with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £33, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express trains Sunderland to Edinburgh

Find the best trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh with Omio's travel partners East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from £23. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Cross Country trains are a UK-based train operator that provides services across the country including trains between Sunderland and Edinburgh. They offer a range of services, from express services to local services, and have a variety of ticket types to suit different needs. Their express services, such as the CrossCountry Voyager and CrossCountry XC Trains, offer a fast and comfortable journey, with onboard facilities such as free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. Their local services, such as the CrossCountry Regional and CrossCountry Regional Express, provide a more leisurely journey, with stops at smaller stations along the way. They also offer a range of ticket types, such as Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak tickets, to suit different budgets and travel needs. The most popular routes for Cross Country trains include London to Birmingham, Manchester to Edinburgh, and Bristol to Reading.

Train information from Sunderland to Edinburgh with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 32 min
  • Cheapest Price: £37

FAQs: Sunderland to Edinburgh train

FAQs: Travel by train from Sunderland to Edinburgh 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 Sunderland to Edinburgh.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh can start from as little as £23 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sunderland to Edinburgh is £33; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Edinburgh from Sunderland is on average 2 h   for the 101 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between Sunderland and Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaves at 04: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaves at 21: 30.
For the best Sunderland to Edinburgh train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express or Lumo. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Sunderland to Edinburgh to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 30.

When departing from Sunderland, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. When arriving in Edinburgh, you can end your route in train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Park and Edinburgh Gateway.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sunderland, which is located around 0.1 miles (205 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.4 miles (727 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Sunderland to Edinburgh is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Sunderland to Edinburgh including taking a coach or train.

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