Sunderland to Liverpool train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Sunderland to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Jun 21


Fastest Journey

3 h 50 m


4 h 12 m

Trains per day



196 km

Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to start from $136 with an average ticket price of $136.

The fastest train from Sunderland to takes 3h 50m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 12m and covers a distance of 196 km.

2 trains that leave Sunderland for every day with 2 travelling directly.

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Transpennine Express
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Overview: Train from Sunderland to Liverpool

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price$78 (€68)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesTransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool cover the 121 miles (195 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 43 min with our travel partners like TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Northern Rail (3). You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $47 (€41), but the average price of train tickets is $78 (€68). Travelers depart most frequently from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Train providers: TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Sunderland to Liverpool trains

Travel from Sunderland to Liverpool from $55 (€48) with Omio’s train partners TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains and Northern Rail (3)! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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.

TransPennine Express from Sunderland to Liverpool train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 47 min
  • Cheapest Price: $55

FAQs: Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool

FAQs: Travel by train from Sunderland 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.
Cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Liverpool can start from as little as $47 (€41) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Sunderland to Liverpool is $78 (€68); 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 Sunderland to Liverpool is 3 h 43 min   to travel the 121 mile (195 km) long journey. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Sunderland to Liverpool leaves at 6: 08 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Sunderland to Liverpool leaves at 7: 30 PM.
For the trip from Sunderland to Liverpool you can take a train with TransPennine Express, Grand Central Trains or Northern Rail (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Liverpool from Sunderland on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 30 PM.

When departing from Sunderland, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Sunderland and Sunderland, Dame Dorothy Street. When arriving in Liverpool, you can end your trip in train stations like Liverpool Lime Street, Liverpool South Parkway and Liverpool Central.

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 Liverpool Lime Street, located 0.4 miles (732 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Liverpool from Sunderland is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 43 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Sunderland to Liverpool is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Sunderland and Liverpool including taking a bus or train.

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