How to travel from Glasgow to Sunderland

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Travel Information to Sunderland from Glasgow

distanceDistance130 miles (210 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $36
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 4 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $36 (€32) • 3 h 16 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or London North Eastern Railway

Travel 130 miles (210 km) by bus or train to Sunderland from Glasgow. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 16 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or London North Eastern Railway among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Sunderland.

Travel Tips: Travel from Glasgow to Sunderland

Travel 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 Glasgow to Sunderland.
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There are 2 travel options from Glasgow to Sunderland: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Sunderland is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $7 (€6) compared to other travel options to Sunderland:

A bus is $29 (€26) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Sunderland costing on average $36 (€32).

The fastest way from Glasgow to Sunderland is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 16 min.

There are alternative travel options to Sunderland that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h 25 min.

The distance from Glasgow to Sunderland is approximately 130 miles (210 km).

The average frequency per day from Glasgow to Sunderland is:

  • Around 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Glasgow to Sunderland as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Glasgow to Sunderland:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station and arrive in Sunderland, Interchange.
  • Most travelers take a train from Glasgow Central to Sunderland.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Glasgow to Sunderland:

  • You can take a bus from Glasgow to Sunderland with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $7 (€6) with Flixbus from Glasgow to Sunderland.
  • You can take a train from Glasgow to Sunderland with London North Eastern Railway. Cheap tickets can be found for $36 (€32) with London North Eastern Railway from Glasgow to Sunderland.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Glasgow to Sunderland often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Glasgow and Sunderland itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Sunderland and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Glasgow to Sunderland, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $7 (€6) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $36 (€32) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Glasgow to Sunderland online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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