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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Liverpool

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£58 (€66)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool cover the 121 miles (195 km) long route taking on average 4 h 2 min with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £58, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Travel Tips: Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train to Liverpool from Sunderland cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Sunderland and Liverpool for as low as £42  for the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train ticket from Sunderland to Liverpool on average?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Sunderland to Liverpool is £58  one way.

What is the distance by train from Sunderland to Liverpool?

The Sunderland to Liverpool train distance is approximately 121 miles (195 km).

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

The train time from Sunderland to Liverpool is on average 4 h 2 min  for the 121 miles (195 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Liverpool from Sunderland by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When travelling by train from Sunderland to Liverpool, which train station in Sunderland do I depart from and which train station in Liverpool do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Sunderland to start your route from including Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. In Liverpool you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Sunderland   and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

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

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Sunderland and need to travel around 0.1 miles (116 m) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Liverpool most often arrive at Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel around 0.2 miles (346 m) from this train station to the city centre.

Which train providers can take me to Liverpool from Sunderland?

If you're looking for trains from Sunderland to Liverpool, you can rely on First Transpennine Express to get you to Liverpool. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Sunderland to Liverpool route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Sunderland to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

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

The first train from Sunderland to Liverpool leaves at 08: 00   and the last train for this leaves at 13: 30. Omio shows you the latest train from Sunderland to Liverpool schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Liverpool from Sunderland for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Sunderland to Liverpool is on average £58 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Sunderland to Liverpool available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sunderland
Liverpool
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 Liverpool.