Cheap train tickets from Wolverhampton to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for 24 May





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 Wolverhampton to Sunderland will cost around £ 144 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 144.

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09:31Wolverhampton4h30 14:01Sunderland
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Train schedule Wolverhampton to Sunderland

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24 May
£144Cross Country
25 May
£57Cross Country
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27 May
£144Transpennine Express
29 May
£144Cross Country
30 May
£145Cross Country

Fastest train times from Wolverhampton to Sunderland

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Fastest Journey

4 h 30 m


4 h 30 m

Trains per day



262 km

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

These direct trains cover the 262 km distance in an average of 4 h 30 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 30 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 30 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.

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09:31Wolverhampton4h30 14:01Sunderland
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Overview: Train from Wolverhampton to Sunderland

distanceDistance162 miles (262 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£133 (€151)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersCross Country

Trains from Wolverhampton to Sunderland cover the 162 miles (262 km) long route taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £57, but the average price of train tickets is £133. Travellers depart most frequently from Wolverhampton and arrive in Sunderland.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains Wolverhampton to Sunderland

Buy your official CrossCountry train tickets from Wolverhampton to Sunderland from £57 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.


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

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train to Sunderland from Wolverhampton, check Omio for CrossCountry trains offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 162 miles (262 km) route from Wolverhampton to Sunderland, Omio makes it easier than ever to find CrossCountry trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current CrossCountry train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Wolverhampton to Sunderland as well as relevant ticket information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and book your CrossCountry train on Omio. If you search for trains to Sunderland from Wolverhampton in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the CrossCountry tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. With prices for CrossCountry trains between Wolverhampton and Sunderland starting at £57, buy your official CrossCountry tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

  • Average Price: £57

These are CrossCountry 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Sunderland from Wolverhampton:

  • 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 Wolverhampton to Sunderland

Travel by train to Sunderland 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 Wolverhampton to Sunderland.

What is the price of the cheapest train to Sunderland from Wolverhampton?

You can find a cheap train from Wolverhampton to Sunderland for some dates and times for as low as £57  one way in the next 7 days.

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

If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Wolverhampton to Sunderland train price to come in at an average of £133  one way.

What is the distance to Sunderland from Wolverhampton via train?

When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Wolverhampton to Sunderland via train to be approximately 162 miles (262 km).

What is the average Wolverhampton to Sunderland train duration?

The Wolverhampton to Sunderland train duration is on average 4 h 30 min, which is to be expected when travelling 162 miles (262 km) from Wolverhampton to Sunderland. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

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

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

Where is the train station in Wolverhampton? Where is the train station in Sunderland?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Wolverhampton, which is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sunderland, located 0.2 miles (319 m) away from the city centre.

What train companies offer a service to Sunderland from Wolverhampton?

If you're looking for trains from Wolverhampton to Sunderland, you can rely on Cross Country to get you to Sunderland. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Wolverhampton to Sunderland journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services are there from Wolverhampton to Sunderland a day?

The average number of trains departing Wolverhampton for Sunderland is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

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

The first train from Wolverhampton to Sunderland leaves at 06: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 10: 31. Omio shows you the latest train from Wolverhampton to Sunderland times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Wolverhampton and Sunderland for the best deals?

You can find a train between Wolverhampton and Sunderland to cost on average £133 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 trip. You’ll see tickets for the Wolverhampton to Sunderland train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Wolverhampton is Wolverhampton. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wolverhampton for your trip from Wolverhampton to Sunderland.