Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

£28

Average

£38

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.

The average ticket from Sunderland to Glasgow will cost around £ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 28.

Cross Country
07:48Sunderland3h41 11:29Glasgow
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£281One-way
Cross Country
07:30Sunderland3h59 11:29Glasgow
0 changes
£341One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland4h05 13:37Glasgow
0 changes
£431One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:32Sunderland4h05 12:37Glasgow
0 changes
£471One-way

Train schedule Sunderland to Glasgow

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 26 May
Cross Country
07:30Sunderland3h59 11:29Glasgow
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Cross Country
07:48Sunderland3h41 11:29Glasgow
0 changes
London North Eastern Railway
08:32Sunderland4h05 12:37Glasgow
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London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland4h05 13:37Glasgow
0 changes

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Thu
26 May
£28Cross Country
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Fri
27 May
£34Cross Country
£5Flixbus
Sat
28 May
£30London North Eastern Railway
£5Flixbus
Sun
29 May
£34Cross Country
£6Flixbus
Mon
30 May
£34Cross Country
£7Flixbus
Tue
31 May
£18London North Eastern Railway
£6Flixbus
Wed
1 Jun
£28Cross Country
£5Flixbus

Fastest train times from Sunderland to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 41 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

211 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Sunderland for Glasgow every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 211 km distance in an average of 3 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 5 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Cross Country
07:48Sunderland3h41 11:29Glasgow
0 changes
£281One-way
Cross Country
07:30Sunderland3h59 11:29Glasgow
0 changes
£341One-way
London North Eastern Railway
09:32Sunderland4h05 13:37Glasgow
0 changes
£431One-way
London North Eastern Railway
08:32Sunderland4h05 12:37Glasgow
0 changes
£471One-way

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Glasgow

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£31 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Scotrail or Cross Country

Trains from Sunderland to Glasgow cover the 130 miles (210 km) long route taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Scotrail or Cross Country. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £28, but the average price of train tickets is £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: CrossCountry trains Sunderland to Glasgow

Find the best trains from Sunderland to Glasgow with Omio's travel partners CrossCountry from £28. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

CrossCountry

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

Omio helps you find the perfect Sunderland - Glasgow train with CrossCountry. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train from Sunderland to Glasgow, 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 Sunderland to Glasgow route. You can expect to travel around 130 miles (210 km) between Sunderland and Glasgow on a train with CrossCountry. Once you are ready, buy your one-way CrossCountry tickets to Glasgow from Sunderland starting as low as £28 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!

Sunderland to Glasgow train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 45 min
  • Average Price: £28
  • CrossCountry frequency: 1 a day

CrossCountry 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Sunderland to Glasgow are the following:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Trains from Sunderland to Glasgow

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets between Sunderland and Glasgow cost?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains between Sunderland and Glasgow to cost as little as £28  in the next 7 days.

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

If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Sunderland to Glasgow train price to come in at an average of £31  one way.

How far is it from Sunderland to Glasgow by train?

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

How long is the train to Glasgow from Sunderland?

On average the Sunderland to Glasgow train time is 3 h 34 min  covering the 130 miles (210 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

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

When taking a train from Sunderland, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. When you arrive in Glasgow, your train can arrive in train stations including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow).

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Sunderland   to Glasgow Central.

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

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 Glasgow most often arrive at Glasgow Central and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers should I travel with from Sunderland to Glasgow?

For the trip from Sunderland to Glasgow you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Scotrail or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Sunderland to Glasgow on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains are there between Sunderland and Glasgow a day?

On average, there are 6 trains a day from Sunderland to Glasgow. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Sunderland to Glasgow? When is the last train from Sunderland to Glasgow?

You can take the first train from Sunderland to Glasgow at 07: 12   or take the last train from Sunderland to Glasgow leaving at 18: 30. Look for the latest Sunderland Glasgow train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How early should I purchase Sunderland to Glasgow train tickets to get the best deals?

If you book Sunderland to Glasgow train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £31. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Sunderland and Glasgow. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sunderland
Glasgow
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 Glasgow.