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from Southampton to Sunderland

You can get from Southampton to Sunderland by train, bus or flight.

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Travel Information from Southampton to Sunderland

distanceDistance275 miles (444 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £114
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £16 • 9 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £97 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLoganair, Megabus or London North Eastern Railway

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 275 miles (444 km) between Southampton and Sunderland. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Loganair, Megabus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Southampton to Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Travel from Southampton 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 Southampton to Sunderland.

How do I travel to Sunderland from Southampton?

There are 3 travel options from Southampton to Sunderland: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Southampton to Sunderland?

The cheapest way from Southampton to Sunderland is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £16 compared to other travel options to Sunderland:

A coach is £80 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Southampton to Sunderland costing on average £97.

A coach is about £98 less than a train, which costs on average £114 for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Southampton to Sunderland?

The fastest way from Southampton to Sunderland is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options between Southampton and Sunderland can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Sunderland by coach can take on average 9 h 40 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

How many miles are between Southampton and Sunderland

The distance from Southampton to Sunderland is approximately 275 miles (444 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Southampton to Sunderland?

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Sunderland is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Southampton and in Sunderland?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Southampton, Coach Station and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
  • Trains mostly leave from Southampton Central and tend to arrive in Sunderland.

Which travel companies can take me from Southampton to Sunderland?

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

  • Loganair can take you to Sunderland by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Loganair from Southampton to Sunderland for £97.
  • Travel with Megabus to go to Sunderland by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Southampton to Sunderland tickets on Omio for £16.
  • 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 Southampton to Sunderland tickets on Omio for £114.

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

Many of our customers travelling from Southampton to Sunderland don't make Sunderland their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Southampton and Sunderland trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Sunderland to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket between Southampton and Sunderland online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £97 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £16 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £114 one way.

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