You can get from Birmingham to Sunderland by train, bus or flight.
To get from Birmingham to Sunderland on 28 May we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||168 miles (271 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£14 - £69|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £14 • 5 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £69 • 3 h 58 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Cross Country|
Travel 168 miles (271 km) by coach or train to Sunderland from Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 58 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Birmingham to Sunderland.
There are 2 travel options from Birmingham to Sunderland: coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Sunderland. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.
This is compared to other travel options to Sunderland:
A coach is about £55 less than a train, which costs on average £69 for this journey.
The quickest way to travel from Birmingham to Sunderland is by train, which takes on average 3 h 58 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 25 min.
The Birmingham to Sunderland distance is approximately 168 miles (271 km).
The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Sunderland is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Birmingham and Sunderland as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Sunderland:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Sunderland, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available to Sunderland from Birmingham with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Sunderland as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Birmingham and Sunderland.
Before travelling from Birmingham to Sunderland, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Birmingham to Sunderland tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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