Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Cheapest

$96

Average

$176

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Birmingham to Sunderland will cost around $ 176 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 96.

Cheapest
11:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 03:01PMSunderland
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$961One-way
09:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 01:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way
01:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 05:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way
10:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 02:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way
12:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 04:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way

Train schedule from Birmingham to Sunderland

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08:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 12:01PMSunderland
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09:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 01:01PMSunderland
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10:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 02:01PMSunderland
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11:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 03:01PMSunderland
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12:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 04:01PMSunderland
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01:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 05:01PMSunderland
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Fastest train times from Birmingham to Sunderland

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 58 m

Average

3 h 58 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

272 km

It's difficult to get from Birmingham to Sunderland without transferring at least once.

Fastest
09:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 01:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way
Fastest
11:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 03:01PMSunderland
1 changes
$961One-way
Fastest
01:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 05:01PMSunderland
1 changes
$1921One-way
Fastest
10:03AMBirmingham New Street3h58 02:01PMSunderland
1 changes
$1921One-way
Fastest
12:03PMBirmingham New Street3h58 04:01PMSunderland
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$1921One-way

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Sunderland

distanceDistance168 miles (271 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$96 (€79)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country

Trains from Birmingham to Sunderland cover the 168 miles (271 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 58 min with our travel partners like Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $96 (€79), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $96 (€79). Travelers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Sunderland.

Train companies: CrossCountry trains from Birmingham to Sunderland

You can travel by train between Birmingham and Sunderland with CrossCountry for as low as $96 (€79). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

CrossCountry

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next train from Birmingham to Sunderland you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with CrossCountry between Birmingham and Sunderland for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest CrossCountry train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Birmingham to Sunderland train with CrossCountry (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Birmingham - Sunderland trip and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Birmingham to Sunderland by train is 168 miles (271 km). You can book tickets for this CrossCountry train for as low as $96 (€79) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for CrossCountry tickets from Birmingham to Sunderland in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect CrossCountry Birmingham - Sunderland train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

    Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your CrossCountry train ticket between Birmingham and Sunderland:

    • Refund or voucher policy
    • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Sunderland

    Travel by train 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

    How much does a cheap train from Birmingham to Sunderland cost?

    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Birmingham to Sunderland trains for as little as $96 (€79)  in the next 7 days.

    How much is a train ticket between Birmingham and Sunderland?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $96 (€79)  for a train ticket to Sunderland from Birmingham.

    How far is it from Birmingham to Sunderland by train?

    The distance from Birmingham to Sunderland by train is approximately 168 miles (271 km).

    How long is the train to Sunderland from Birmingham?

    The Birmingham to Sunderland train duration is on average 3 h 58 min, which is to be expected when traveling 168 miles (271 km) between Birmingham and Sunderland. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    Which train station from Birmingham to Sunderland do I depart from? Which Sunderland train station from Birmingham do I arrive in?

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

    Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Sunderland   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure train station in Birmingham located? Where is the arrival train station in Sunderland located?

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Birmingham New Street, located approximately 0.2 miles (399 m) from the city center of Birmingham. The most popular arrival train station in Sunderland, called Sunderland, is located around 0.1 miles (116 m) away from its city center.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Birmingham to Sunderland?

    When taking a train from Birmingham to Sunderland, you can count on Cross Country for the best way to get you to Sunderland. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Birmingham to Sunderland and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many trains are there from Birmingham to Sunderland a day?

    The average number of trains departing Birmingham for Sunderland is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    What time is the earliest train from Birmingham to Sunderland? What time is the last train from Birmingham to Sunderland?

    You can take the first train from Birmingham to Sunderland at 9: 03 AM. The last train from Birmingham to Sunderland that you can take departs at 1: 12 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Birmingham to Sunderland schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

    How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Birmingham to Sunderland to get the best deals?

    If you buy the Birmingham to Sunderland train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $96 (€79). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Birmingham to Sunderland. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Birmingham
    Sunderland
    Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your trip to Sunderland.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +44 3457114141
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
    Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
    Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
    Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales