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$104First Transpennine Express
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$66First Transpennine Express
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Train Information between Sunderland and Liverpool

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h
priceAverage train ticket price$76 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersFirst Transpennine Express

Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool cover the 121 miles (195 km) long journey taking on average 4 h with our travel partners like First Transpennine Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $65 (€55), but the average price of train tickets is $76 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Travel Tips

Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool
Travel by train 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 is the price of the cheapest train from Sunderland to Liverpool?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Sunderland and Liverpool for the next 7 days starting from $65 (€55)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket from Sunderland to Liverpool?
The train price to Liverpool from Sunderland is on average $76 (€63)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Sunderland to Liverpool by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Liverpool from Sunderland by train to be approximately 121 miles (195 km).
How long is the train between Sunderland and Liverpool?
On average the Sunderland to Liverpool train time is 4 h  covering the 121 miles (195 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Sunderland to Liverpool, which train station in Sunderland do I depart from and which train station in Liverpool do I arrive in?

Some of the Sunderland train stations to Liverpool you can start your journey from include Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Liverpool include Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool Central and Liverpool South Parkway.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Sunderland   and arriving in Liverpool Lime Street.

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

Passengers board their train most frequently from Sunderland and travel around 0.1 miles (116 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Liverpool Lime Street and need to travel approximately 0.2 miles (346 m) from the train station to the city center in Liverpool.

Which train companies should I travel with from Sunderland to Liverpool?
For the trip from Sunderland to Liverpool you can take a train with First Transpennine Express. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Sunderland to Liverpool on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains are there from Sunderland to Liverpool a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Sunderland to Liverpool. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Sunderland and Liverpool for the best deals?
You can find trains from Sunderland to Liverpool to cost on average $76 (€63) 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 Liverpool train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Liverpool.