How to get to Sunderland from Blackpool

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from Blackpool to Sunderland

How to get to Sunderland from Blackpool by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Blackpool to Sunderland is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

National Express
13:005h35
Blackpool
18:35Sunderland
£261One-way
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Cheapest
National Express
13:005h35
Blackpool
18:35Sunderland
£261One-way
0 changes
Fastest
National Express
13:005h35
Blackpool
18:35Sunderland
£261One-way
0 changes
Other options
National Express
10:005h35
Blackpool
15:35Sunderland
£291One-way
0 changes

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Travel Information to Sunderland from Blackpool

distanceDistance100 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£22 - £102
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £102 • 4 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Northern Rail (3)

Travel 100 miles by train or coach to Sunderland from Blackpool. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Northern Rail (3) among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Blackpool to Sunderland.

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You can travel by travel to Sunderland from Blackpool with National Express, ScotRail and Northern Rail (3). When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Northern Trains is one of many publicly owned travel providers in the United Kingdom. Headquartered in York, Northern operates local and regional travel across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day tickets can be purchased for Northern travel journeys to Sunderland from Blackpool. There is only one class option on Northern travel: Standard.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel provider operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel to Sunderland from Blackpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Blackpool to Sunderland

      FAQs: Travel 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 Blackpool to Sunderland.
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      There are 2 travel options to Sunderland from Blackpool. You can take a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to go to Sunderland from Blackpool is by taking a coach, which costs on average £22.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Blackpool to Sunderland:

      A coach is £81 less than a train with an average ticket price of £102 from Blackpool to Sunderland.

      The fastest way from Blackpool to Sunderland is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 14 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Sunderland that take longer:

      Getting to Sunderland by coach takes 5 h 35 min on average.

      The distance between Blackpool and Sunderland is around 100 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Blackpool to Sunderland is:

      • 3 trains a day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Sunderland from Blackpool as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Blackpool to Sunderland:

      • Coaches from Blackpool to Sunderland most often leave from Blackpool, Talbot Road / Dickson Road and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
      • Trains mostly leave from Blackpool North and tend to arrive in Sunderland.

      The following travel companies offer services from Blackpool to Sunderland:

      • National Express can take you to Sunderland by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Blackpool to Sunderland for £22.
      • Travel with Northern Rail (3) or ScotRail for trains to Sunderland. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Northern Rail (3) Blackpool to Sunderland tickets on Omio for £102.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Blackpool to Sunderland with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find direct coaches with.
      • You can take a direct train with.

      Direct services to Sunderland tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

      Omio customers who travel from Blackpool to Sunderland often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Leeds or York. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Sunderland and these popular destinations at a great price.

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