Birmingham to Sunderland train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Birmingham to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 58 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

272 km

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to start from $167 with an average ticket price of $184.

The fastest train from Birmingham to takes 3h 58m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 3m and covers a distance of 272 km.

6 trains that leave Birmingham for every day with 6 travelling directly.

Cross Country
07:03AM3h58
Birmingham
11:01AMSunderland
$1671One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
06:03AM3h58
Birmingham
10:01AMSunderland
$1761One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
08:30AM4h07
Birmingham
12:37PMSunderland
$1851One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
05:03PM4h02
Birmingham
09:05PMSunderland
$1951One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
04:03PM4h18
Birmingham
08:21PMSunderland
$1951One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Sunderland

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$167 (€147)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersCrossCountry or TransPennine Express

Trains from Birmingham to Sunderland cover the 168 miles (271 km) long route taking on average 3 h 58 min with our travel partners like CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $81 (€71), but the average price of train tickets is $167 (€147). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Sunderland.

Train providers: CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from Birmingham to Sunderland trains

For as little as $300 (€263) you can travel by train to Sunderland from Birmingham with CrossCountry and TransPennine Express. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Transpennine Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates services from Manchester and Liverpool to Scotland, the North East and Yorkshire. It offers a range of services, including express, regional and local trains. Express trains are the fastest, with journey times of up to three hours. Regional trains are slower, but offer more stops and a more relaxed atmosphere. Local trains are the slowest, but offer the most stops. Transpennine Express offers a range of ticket types, including single, return, group and season tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Transpennine Express are Manchester to Edinburgh, Liverpool to Leeds and Manchester to York. These routes offer a convenient and comfortable way to travel between the cities.

    FAQs: Trains from Birmingham to Sunderland

    FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Sunderland.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Sunderland can start from as little as $81 (€71) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Sunderland is $167 (€147); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Birmingham to Sunderland is 3 h 58 min   to travel the 168 mile (271 km) long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Birmingham to Sunderland leaves at 5: 03 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Birmingham to Sunderland leaves at 4: 03 PM.
    There are 12 trains a day from Birmingham to Sunderland which require at least one change with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the Birmingham to Sunderland train with CrossCountry or TransPennine Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Birmingham to Sunderland as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. When arriving in Sunderland, you can end your journey in train stations like Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Sunderland, located 0.1 miles (205 m) away from the city centre.

    A trip to Sunderland from Birmingham is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 58 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Sunderland by train is March.
    You have options as you can travel between Birmingham and Sunderland 2 different ways: train or bus.

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