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from Sunderland to Liverpool

You can get from Sunderland to Liverpool by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Sunderland to Liverpool on Jan 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:32AMSunderland4h30 03:02PMLiverpool Lime Street
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$691One-way
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Travel Information to Liverpool from Sunderland

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $131
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $131 (€109) • 3 h 44 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Travel 121 miles (195 km) by bus or train from Sunderland to Liverpool. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 44 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Sunderland to Liverpool.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from Sunderland to Liverpool?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Liverpool from Sunderland. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Sunderland to Liverpool?

The cheapest way to go to Liverpool from Sunderland is by taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Liverpool:

A bus is $116 (€96) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Sunderland to Liverpool costing on average $131 (€109).

What is the fastest way to get from Sunderland to Liverpool?

The fastest way to get to Liverpool from Sunderland is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 44 min.

Other travel options to Liverpool can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 5 h 35 min.

How far is Liverpool from Sunderland?

The distance is approximately 121 miles (195 km) from Sunderland to Liverpool.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Sunderland to Liverpool?

The average frequency per day from Sunderland to Liverpool is:

  • 10 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Sunderland to Liverpool?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Sunderland to Liverpool:

  • Buses mostly leave from Sunderland, Interchange and tend to arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.
  • Trains from Sunderland to Liverpool most often leave from Sunderland and arrive in Liverpool Lime Street.

Which travel companies can get me from Sunderland to Liverpool?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Sunderland to Liverpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with National Express for buses to Liverpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for National Express Sunderland to Liverpool tickets on Omio for $15 (€12).
  • Travel with First Transpennine Express for trains to Liverpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for First Transpennine Express Sunderland to Liverpool tickets on Omio for $131 (€109).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Sunderland to Liverpool?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Sunderland to Liverpool 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 Sunderland and Liverpool itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Liverpool and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I purchase Sunderland to Liverpool tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Sunderland to Liverpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $15 (€12) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $131 (€109) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Sunderland to Liverpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.