How to get from Sunderland to Leeds

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Travel Information to Leeds from Sunderland

distanceDistance76 miles (123 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £64
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £64 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or First Transpennine Express

Take a coach or train to travel 76 miles (123 km) between Sunderland and Leeds. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 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 trip are Megabus or First Transpennine Express among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Sunderland to Leeds.

Travel Tips: Travel from Sunderland to Leeds

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There are 2 ways that you can travel from Sunderland to Leeds. You can take a coach or train.

The cheapest way from Sunderland to Leeds is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Leeds:

A coach is about £52 less than a train, which costs on average £64 for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Leeds from Sunderland is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Leeds that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 2 h 5 min   of travel time.

The Sunderland to Leeds distance is approximately 76 miles (123 km).

The average frequency per day from Sunderland to Leeds is:

  • 7 coaches a day.

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

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Sunderland, Interchange to Leeds, Kirgate Coach Stop.
  • Most travellers board their train from Sunderland and arrive in Leeds Railway Station.

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

  • Megabus can take you to Leeds by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Megabus from Sunderland to Leeds for £11.
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Leeds. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Sunderland to Leeds tickets on Omio for £64.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Sunderland to Leeds often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Glasgow. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Sunderland and Leeds itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leeds and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets cost £11 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £64 one way.

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

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