How to get from Liverpool to Sunderland

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Travel Information to Sunderland from Liverpool

distanceDistance121 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £99
fastestFastest modeTrain • £99 • 3 h 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transpennine Express

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 121 miles from Liverpool to Sunderland. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Liverpool to Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Travel from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Sunderland.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Liverpool and Sunderland. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Sunderland. Tickets for a flight cost on average £3.

This is compared to other travel options to Sunderland:

A flight is £14 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Liverpool to Sunderland costing on average £17.

A flight is about £97 less than a train, which costs on average £99 for this route.

The quickest way to travel to Sunderland from Liverpool 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, getting to Sunderland by coach can take on average 6 h 30 min.

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The distance from Liverpool to Sunderland is approximately 121 miles.

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Sunderland is:

  • Around 2 coaches per day.
  • Around 14 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Sunderland:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Liverpool, Liverpool One and tend to arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
  • Trains from Liverpool to Sunderland most often leave from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Sunderland.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Liverpool to Sunderland:

  • You can travel by coach from Liverpool to Sunderland with National Express, and you can find National Express Liverpool to Sunderland tickets for £17 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Liverpool and Sunderland by train with Transpennine Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £99 with Transpennine Express from Liverpool to Sunderland.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Liverpool 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 Liverpool and Sunderland itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sunderland and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Liverpool 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 is on average £17 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £3 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £99 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Liverpool 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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