Sunderland to Glasgow train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Sunderland to Glasgow

Showing times and prices for May 23


Fastest Journey

3 h 34 m


3 h 48 m

Trains per day



211 km

Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to start from $59 with an average ticket price of $63.

The fastest train from Sunderland to takes 3h 34m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 48m and covers a distance of 211 km.

6 trains that leave Sunderland for every day with It's difficult to get from Sunderland to Glasgow without transferring at least 2 times. travelling directly.

London North Eastern Railway
Sunderland station (SUN)
12:55PMGlasgow Central (GLC)
2 transfers
Sunderland station (SUN)
02:55PMGlasgow Central (GLC)
2 transfers
Cross Country
Sunderland station (SUN)
01:55PMGlasgow Central (GLC)
2 transfers
Northern Rail
Sunderland station (SUN)
03:17PMGlasgow Central (GLC)
2 transfers
Cross Country
Sunderland station (SUN)
02:06PMGlasgow Queen Street (GLQ)
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Glasgow

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEast Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), Lumo or ScotRail

Trains from Sunderland to Glasgow cover the 130 miles (210 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), Lumo or ScotRail. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $20 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $48 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Glasgow Central.

Train providers: East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express from Sunderland to Glasgow trains

Travel to Glasgow from Sunderland from $48 (€41) with Omio’s train partners East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

LNER is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local services. Its most popular routes include London to Edinburgh, London to Leeds, and London to York. LNER offers a variety of train types, including the Azuma, InterCity 225, and HST. The Azuma is a modern, high-speed train that offers comfortable seating and onboard Wi-Fi. The InterCity 225 is a classic train that offers a more traditional experience. The HST is a high-speed train that offers a smooth ride and plenty of legroom. LNER offers a variety of ticket types, including Advance, Anytime, and Off-Peak. Advance tickets are the cheapest option and must be booked in advance. Anytime tickets are more expensive but can be used at any time. Off-Peak tickets are the most affordable option for travelling during off-peak times. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. LNER also offers a range of discounts and special offers, making it an affordable and convenient way to travel.

Sunderland to Glasgow train information with East Coast:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: $48

FAQs: Trains from Sunderland to Glasgow

FAQs: Travel by train from Sunderland to Glasgow 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 Glasgow.
Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Glasgow can start from as little as $20 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sunderland to Glasgow is $48 (€42); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Sunderland to Glasgow train time is 3 h 6 min   covering the 130 mile (210 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Sunderland to Glasgow leaves at 6: 08 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sunderland to Glasgow leaves at 2: 31 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from Sunderland to Glasgow which require at least one change with East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), Lumo or ScotRail. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Sunderland to Glasgow train with East Coast, CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, Northern Rail (3), Lumo or ScotRail. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Sunderland and Glasgow as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from Sunderland, you have various train station options to start your route from including Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. When arriving in Glasgow, you can end your route in train stations like Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen Street.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Sunderland, which is located around 0.1 miles (205 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Glasgow Central, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Glasgow from Sunderland is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 6 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Sunderland to Glasgow is December.
You have options as you can travel from Sunderland to Glasgow 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Sunderland and Glasgow

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 Glasgow.
Amenities at station
Public transit options for Sunderland
Onward travel information: Busline 0871 200 2233
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off in Fawcett Street, near to the Travel Centre entrance in Athenaeum Street, outside Wilkinsons.
Metro: Tyne and Wear metro station close to the station. 0191 203 3333
Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street
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