Sunderland to York train

Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to York

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£12

Average

£20

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
04:50Sunderland1h44 06:34York
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£121One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:48Sunderland1h41 09:29York
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£211One-way
London North Eastern Railway
05:12Sunderland1h46 06:58York
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£221One-way
London North Eastern Railway
06:48Sunderland1h46 08:34York
0 changes
£221One-way
Grand Central Trains
07:53Sunderland1h31 09:24York
0 changes
£221One-way

Train schedule Sunderland to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 11 August
London North Eastern Railway
04:50Sunderland1h44 06:34York
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London North Eastern Railway
05:12Sunderland1h46 06:58York
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Grand Central Trains
05:46Sunderland1h35 07:21York
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London North Eastern Railway
06:48Sunderland1h46 08:34York
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London North Eastern Railway
07:48Sunderland1h41 09:29York
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Grand Central Trains
07:53Sunderland1h31 09:24York
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Fastest train times from Sunderland to York

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

1 h 31 m

Average

1 h 40 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

107 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Sunderland for York every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Grand Central Trains
07:53Sunderland1h31 09:24York
0 changes
£221One-way
Grand Central Trains
05:46Sunderland1h35 07:21York
0 changes
£221One-way
London North Eastern Railway
07:48Sunderland1h41 09:29York
0 changes
£211One-way
London North Eastern Railway
04:50Sunderland1h44 06:34York
0 changes
£121One-way
London North Eastern Railway
06:48Sunderland1h46 08:34York
0 changes
£221One-way

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to York

distanceDistance66 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price£25 (€28)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesLondon North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Grand Central Trains, Cross Country or Transpennine Express

Trains from Sunderland to York cover the 66 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 38 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Grand Central Trains, Cross Country or Transpennine Express. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £25, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in York.

Train companies: Northern Rail (3), Grand Central Trains and CrossCountry trains Sunderland to York

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Northern Rail (3)
Grand Central Trains

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    Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operator in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The train provider operates local and regional trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

    Sunderland to York train information with Northern Rail (3):

    • Average Duration: 1 h 45 min
    • Northern Rail (3) frequency: 29 a day

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    Trains from Sunderland to York 

    There are over 50 trains between Sunderland and York each day, with an average journey time of around 1.5 hours. On weekdays and weekends, services directly or have one change.

    Sunderland to York train times: Daily departures

    There are dozens of trains from Sunderland to York daily, with as many as six trains per hour between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. The first train of the day generally leaves at around 5:40 a.m., with trains then departing throughout the day until the last service leaves just before midnight.

    How long is the journey by train from Sunderland to York?

    The fastest journey runs directly with no stops and lasts around 1 hour and 20 minutes. Longer services with one change can take up to 2 hours. 

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Sunderland to York?

    Departure train station: The train from Sunderland to York departs from Sunderland Station in the centre of Sunderland, just a couple of minutes' walk from many of the main shopping centres and restaurants. Buses and trains connect the station with the suburbs and with Newcastle to the north. There are shops, toilets, and cash machines at Sunderland Station.

    Arrival train station: Trains from Sunderland arrive at York Station, which is close to the city centre and around 6 minutes' walk from the high street. You can also take a bus from outside the station. York Station has a taxi rank, toilets, shops, and cafés. 

    Which train companies travel from Sunderland to York?

    CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains, and LNER all provide trains from Sunderland to York. The fastest service is provided by LNER, and LNER and Grand Central Trains are the only providers to run direct trains.

    CrossCountry Sunderland to York

    CrossCountry provides at least one train from Sunderland to York every hour during the day. There's one change in Newcastle, and the journey usually lasts for 1 hour and 40 minutes.

    First TransPennine Express Sunderland to York

    First TransPennine Express usually operates one train per hour, with a change in Newcastle. Most daytime journeys take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, and in the evening, they may take 2.5 hours.

    Grand Central Trains Sunderland to York

    Grand Central Trains only offers a few services during the day and none in the evening. All of its trains from Sunderland to York run directly, with a journey time of around 1 hour and 40 minutes.

    London North Eastern Railway Sunderland to York

    London North Eastern Railway, or LNER, operates around two services per hour between Sunderland and York. Some trains run directly and take 1 hour and 20 minutes, while others have one change and take 1 hour and 50 minutes.

    Sunderland to York trains: Services on board

    CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains, and LNER all allow pets on board, as long as they are on a lead or kept in a small cage or crate. Most carriers have a policy of 1-2 animals per person only. All of the train providers allow passengers to bring at least one suitcase and one piece of hand luggage. If travellers have an extra-large item, they may be asked to store it safely in the designated luggage area. If they bring a bike and it's not a folding model, they will need to make a reservation before they travel to ensure there's room on the chosen train. When boarding the train, travellers will need to store their bike in the appropriate area until they disembark. Passengers can bring a pram or pushchair as long as it folds up, and it will need to be stored in the luggage area.

    CrossCountry, First TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains, and LNER all have first-class carriages on their trains, with extra amenities such as more legroom, complimentary drinks, and free WiFi.

    All of the train companies listed welcome disabled passengers. If passengers are disabled and require assistance, they can reserve help with the train company's disability assistance program at least 48 hours before travel. It's also a good idea to arrive at the station with plenty of time to spare before the train leaves.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Sunderland to York

    If booking a train from Sunderland to York, it's easy to save money by booking tickets in advance. Passengers can also get a great deal if they're flexible with travel dates and choose a service with a longer journey time.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Sunderland to York

    Travel by train to York 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 York.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to York from Sunderland for as low as £22  for the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy tickets for this route in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Sunderland to York train prices are on average £25  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 66 miles  between Sunderland and York by train.
    While the time it takes to travel 66 miles to York from Sunderland can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Sunderland to York is on average 1 h 38 min.

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

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

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at York and need to travel approximately 0.5 miles (790 m) from the train station to the city centre in York.

    Take the Sunderland to York train with London North Eastern Railway, Northern Rail, Grand Central Trains, Cross Country or Transpennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Sunderland to York as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The earliest train departing from Sunderland to York leaves at 04: 39. The last train departing from Sunderland to York leaves at 18: 05. You can find the latest Sunderland to York train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Sunderland to York is on average £25 if you buy 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 companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to York from Sunderland available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Sunderland
    York
    The major railway station for departures from Sunderland is Sunderland. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Sunderland for your trip between Sunderland and York.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    Public transport options for Sunderland
    Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off in Fawcett Street, near to the Travel Centre entrance in Athenaeum Street, outside Wilkinsons.
    Metro: Tyne and Wear metro station close to the station. 0191 203 3333

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