How to get from Leeds to Sunderland

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Travel Information between Leeds and Sunderland

distanceDistance76 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £37
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 1 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £37 • 1 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Transpennine Express

Travel 76 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Leeds and Sunderland. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Leeds to Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leeds 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 Leeds to Sunderland.

There are 4 travel options from Leeds to Sunderland: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Sunderland. Tickets for a coach cost on average £11.

This is compared to other travel options to Sunderland:

A coach is generally £26 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £37 from Leeds to Sunderland.

The quickest way to travel to Sunderland from Leeds is by train, which takes on average 1 h 53 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 1 h 55 min.

The Leeds to Sunderland distance is approximately 76 miles.

The average frequency per day from Leeds to Sunderland is:

  • Around 12 coaches per day.
  • 35 trains per day.

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

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop and tend to arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
  • Trains most often depart from Leeds at Leeds Railway Station and arrive in Sunderland at Sunderland.

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

  • Travel with Megabus for coaches to Sunderland. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Megabus Leeds to Sunderland tickets on Omio for £11.
  • Transpennine Express can get you to Sunderland by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Transpennine Express from Leeds to Sunderland for £37 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available between Leeds and Sunderland with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around 12 direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with National Express or Megabus.

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 from Leeds to Sunderland.

Looking to extend your trip from Leeds to Sunderland? Many Omio customers who go from Leeds to Sunderland usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester or Edinburgh from Sunderland, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before travelling from Leeds to Sunderland, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £11 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is £37 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Leeds 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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