Sunderland to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Cheapest

£12

Average

£29

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.

London North Eastern Railway
13:30Sunderland2h42 16:12Edinburgh
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£121One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:04Sunderland3h05 11:09Edinburgh
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£221One-way
London North Eastern Railway
12:05Sunderland3h12 15:17Edinburgh
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£261One-way
London North Eastern Railway
06:12Sunderland2h08 08:20Edinburgh
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£341One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland2h37 12:09Edinburgh
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£361One-way

Train schedule Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 21 May
London North Eastern Railway
06:12Sunderland2h08 08:20Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
08:04Sunderland3h05 11:09Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
08:32Sunderland2h37 11:09Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland2h37 12:09Edinburgh
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
12:05Sunderland3h12 15:17Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
12:30Sunderland2h47 15:17Edinburgh
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London North Eastern Railway
13:30Sunderland2h42 16:12Edinburgh
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Fastest train times from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for 21 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 8 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

163 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Sunderland for Edinburgh every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

London North Eastern Railway
06:12Sunderland2h08 08:20Edinburgh
0 changes
£341One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland2h37 12:09Edinburgh
0 changes
£361One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:32Sunderland2h37 11:09Edinburgh
0 changes
£371One-way
London North Eastern Railway
13:30Sunderland2h42 16:12Edinburgh
0 changes
£121One-way
London North Eastern Railway
12:30Sunderland2h47 15:17Edinburgh
0 changes
£361One-way

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Edinburgh

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price£39 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNorthern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh cover the 101 miles (163 km) long route taking on average 2 h 8 min with our travel partners like Northern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £39. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Sunderland to Edinburgh

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CrossCountry

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

CrossCountry tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect trip with CrossCountry to Edinburgh from Sunderland all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current CrossCountry train timetables and train tickets available on Omio for the 101 miles (163 km) journey. You can also see relevant travel information for the CrossCountry train, such as luggage policy and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Sunderland to Edinburgh routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best CrossCountry Sunderland to Edinburgh train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Edinburgh with CrossCountry!

CrossCountry from Sunderland to Edinburgh train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 56 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Travel by train 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
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Edinburgh from Sunderland for as low as £27  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Sunderland to Edinburgh train price to come in at an average of £39  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Sunderland to Edinburgh via train to be approximately 101 miles (163 km).
On average the Sunderland to Edinburgh train time is 2 h 8 min  covering the 101 miles (163 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

When taking the train from Sunderland to Edinburgh, you can choose to depart from train stations like Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. Your route can end in train stations such as Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Gateway and Edinburgh Park.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Sunderland   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Sunderland and need to travel around 0.2 miles (319 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Edinburgh most often arrive at Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from this train station to the city centre.

When taking a train from Sunderland to Edinburgh, you can count on Northern Rail, Cross Country or London North Eastern Railway for the best way to get you to Edinburgh. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Sunderland to Edinburgh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Sunderland to Edinburgh. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaves at 06: 08. The last train departing from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaves at 20: 30. You can find the latest Sunderland to Edinburgh train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
You can find a train to Edinburgh from Sunderland to cost on average £39 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Sunderland to Edinburgh train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sunderland
Edinburgh
Sunderland is the most popular Sunderland 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 Sunderland for your journey to Edinburgh.

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