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Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to York

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Cheapest

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

Grand Central Trains
08:291h38
Sunderland
10:07York
£231One-way
0 changes

Train timetableSunderland to York

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 20 April
Grand Central Trains
08:291h38
Sunderland
10:07York
0 changes

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Train times from Sunderland to York

Showing times and prices for 20 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 38 m

Average

1 h 38 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

107 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Sunderland for York every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Grand Central Trains
08:291h38
Sunderland
10:07York
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to York

distanceDistance66 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGrand Central Trains, East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Sunderland to York cover the 66 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 28 min with our travel partners like Grand Central Trains, East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £13. Travellers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in York.

Train companies: Grand Central Trains, East Coast and TransPennine Express trains Sunderland to York

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

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

    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.

    FAQs: Sunderland to York train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Sunderland 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
    Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to York can start from as little as £13 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sunderland to York is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between Sunderland and York is on average 1 h 28 min   for the 66 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Sunderland to York by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Sunderland to York leaves at 06: 27. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Sunderland to York leaves at 17: 30.
    There are 7 trains a day from Sunderland to York which require at least one change with Grand Central Trains, East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    When taking a train from Sunderland to York, you can count on Grand Central Trains, East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry or Northern Rail (3) for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Sunderland and York and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    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 York, located 0.5 miles (787 m) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from Sunderland to York is January.
    You have options as you can travel to York from Sunderland 2 different ways: train or coach.

    Important Stations and Airports in Sunderland and York

    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 from Sunderland to York.
    Amenities at station
    ParkingParking
    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
    Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street

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