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from Glasgow to Sunderland

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Travel Information to Sunderland from Glasgow

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£5 - £28
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £5 • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £28 • 3 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 130 miles (210 km) by coach or train to Sunderland from Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £5. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Sunderland

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 Glasgow to Sunderland.

What are my travel options from Glasgow to Sunderland?

There are 2 ways to get from Glasgow to Sunderland: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Glasgow to Sunderland?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Sunderland. Tickets for a coach cost on average £5.

This is compared to other travel options to Sunderland:

A coach is about £23 less than a train, which costs on average £28 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Glasgow to Sunderland?

The fastest way from Glasgow to Sunderland is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 16 min.

Other travel options to Sunderland from Glasgow can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 4 h 25 min.

How many miles are between Glasgow and Sunderland

The distance from Glasgow to Sunderland is approximately 130 miles (210 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Glasgow to Sunderland?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Glasgow to Sunderland:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Sunderland.

Which travel companies can take me from Glasgow to Sunderland?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Glasgow to Sunderland, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Sunderland by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Glasgow to Sunderland for £5 on Omio.
  • Travel with London North Eastern Railway to go to Sunderland by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find London North Eastern Railway Glasgow to Sunderland tickets on Omio for £28.

Where should I go next after I travel between Glasgow and Sunderland?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Glasgow to Sunderland often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Glasgow and Sunderland itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sunderland and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets from Glasgow to Sunderland online for the best deals?

When planning your trip to Sunderland from Glasgow, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £5 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £28 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Sunderland from Glasgow online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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