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from Sunderland to Liverpool

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

Our recommendation

To get from Sunderland to Liverpool on 28 Nov we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:33Sunderland4h27 19:00Liverpool Lime Street
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14:33Sunderland4h27 19:00Liverpool Lime Street
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13:33Sunderland4h27 18:00Liverpool Lime Street
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12:32Sunderland4h28 17:00Liverpool Lime Street
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09:32Sunderland4h27 13:59Liverpool Lime Street
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Travel Tips

Travel from Sunderland to Liverpool
Travel to Liverpool 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 Sunderland to Liverpool.
What are my Sunderland to Liverpool travel options?

There are 2 travel options from Sunderland to Liverpool: coach or train.

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

The cheapest way from Sunderland to Liverpool is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £13 compared to other travel options to Liverpool:

A coach is generally £24 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £37 from Sunderland to Liverpool.

What is the fastest way from Sunderland to Liverpool?

The fastest way to get to Liverpool from Sunderland is by train with an average travel time of 4 h.

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

In comparison, getting to Liverpool by coach can take on average 5 h 35 min.

How far is Liverpool from Sunderland?

The Sunderland to Liverpool distance is approximately 121 miles (195 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Sunderland to Liverpool is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Sunderland? Where do I arrive in Liverpool?

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Sunderland, Interchange and tend to arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Trains mostly depart from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.
Which travel companies can get me from Sunderland to Liverpool?

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

  • You can travel between Sunderland and Liverpool by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £13 with National Express from Sunderland to Liverpool.
  • You can take a train from Sunderland to Liverpool with First Transpennine Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £37 with First Transpennine Express from Sunderland to Liverpool.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Sunderland to Liverpool?
Looking to extend your trip from Sunderland to Liverpool? Many Omio customers who go from Sunderland to Liverpool 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 Liverpool, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I purchase a ticket from Sunderland to Liverpool online to score the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £13 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £37 one way.

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