Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Cheapest

$46

Average

$54

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 Sunderland to Edinburgh will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 46.

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09:32AMSunderland2h26 11:58AMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
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10:30AMSunderland2h01 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
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11:30AMSunderland2h48 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
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01:29PMSunderland2h28 03:57PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
12:30PMSunderland2h28 02:58PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$521One-way

Train schedule from Sunderland to Edinburgh

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09:32AMSunderland2h26 11:58AMEdinburgh Waverley
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10:30AMSunderland2h01 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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11:30AMSunderland2h48 02:18PMEdinburgh Waverley
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12:30PMSunderland2h28 02:58PMEdinburgh Waverley
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01:29PMSunderland2h28 03:57PMEdinburgh Waverley
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02:30PMSunderland2h25 04:55PMEdinburgh Waverley
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Jan 23
$46London North Eastern Railway
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Jan 24
$21London North Eastern Railway
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Jan 26
$22London North Eastern Railway
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Jan 27
$32London North Eastern Railway
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Jan 28
$32London North Eastern Railway
$12Flixbus
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Jan 29
$21London North Eastern Railway
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Jan 30
$32London North Eastern Railway
$14Flixbus
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Jan 31
$22London North Eastern Railway
$14Flixbus
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Feb 2
$87London North Eastern Railway
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Feb 4
$94First Transpennine Express
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Fastest train times from Sunderland to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for Jan 23

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 26 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

163 km

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

Fastest
10:30AMSunderland2h01 12:31PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
02:30PMSunderland2h25 04:55PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$891One-way
09:32AMSunderland2h26 11:58AMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way
12:30PMSunderland2h28 02:58PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$521One-way
01:29PMSunderland2h28 03:57PMEdinburgh Waverley
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$461One-way

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Edinburgh

distanceDistance101 miles (163 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€28)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersLondon North Eastern Railway or Cross Country

Trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh cover the 101 miles (163 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $34 (€28), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Train providers: CrossCountry from Sunderland to Edinburgh trains

Travel between Sunderland and Edinburgh from $21 (€18) with Omio’s train partners CrossCountry! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

CrossCountry

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

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Sunderland to Edinburgh with CrossCountry! As an official travel partner of CrossCountry, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from CrossCountry, compare the best routes from Sunderland to Edinburgh as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable CrossCountry Sunderland to Edinburgh train ticket available today. If you search for CrossCountry tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Sunderland and Edinburgh on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 101 miles (163 km) route from Sunderland to Edinburgh with ease and comfort on a train with CrossCountry.

Sunderland to Edinburgh train information with CrossCountry:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 56 min
  • CrossCountry frequency: 4 a day

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Sunderland to Edinburgh:

  • 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 Sunderland to Edinburgh

Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets between Sunderland and Edinburgh cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Sunderland to Edinburgh trains for as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket to Edinburgh from Sunderland?

If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Sunderland to Edinburgh train to cost on average $34 (€28)  one way.

How far is Edinburgh from Sunderland by train?

The Sunderland to Edinburgh train distance is approximately 101 miles (163 km).

How many hours is the train time to Edinburgh from Sunderland?

While the time it takes to travel 101 miles (163 km) from Sunderland to Edinburgh can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Sunderland to Edinburgh train journey time is on average 2 h 10 min.

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

When taking the train to Edinburgh from Sunderland, you can choose to depart from train stations like Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. Your journey can end in train stations such as Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Sunderland   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Where do I find the Sunderland train station to Edinburgh? Where is the Edinburgh train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sunderland, which is located around 0.1 miles (116 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Edinburgh Waverley, located 0.2 miles (429 m) away from the city center.

What train companies go from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

For the trip from Sunderland to Edinburgh you can take a train with London North Eastern Railway or Cross Country. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Edinburgh from Sunderland on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many train services per day are there between Sunderland and Edinburgh?

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

What are the first and last departure train times from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

You can take the earliest train from Sunderland to Edinburgh at 8: 00 AM   or take the last train from Sunderland to Edinburgh leaving at 1: 32 PM. Look for the latest Sunderland to Edinburgh train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

When should I purchase the Sunderland to Edinburgh train for the best deals on tickets?

You can find trains to Edinburgh from Sunderland to cost on average $34 (€28) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Sunderland to Edinburgh train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Sunderland
Edinburgh
Sunderland is the most popular Sunderland 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 Sunderland for your trip to Edinburgh.