How to travel from Sunderland to York

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from Sunderland to York

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

Our recommendation

To get from Sunderland to York on May 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:53AMSunderland1h31 10:24AMYork
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05:05PMSunderland4h12 09:17PMYork
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08:48AMSunderland1h41 10:29AMYork
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09:12AMSunderland1h43 10:55AMYork
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09:54AMSunderland1h32 11:26AMYork
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Travel Information from Sunderland to York

distanceDistance66 miles (107 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $20 (€18) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€21) • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or First Transpennine Express

Travel 66 miles (107 km) by bus or train to York from Sunderland. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or First Transpennine Express among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Sunderland to York.

Travel Tips: Travel from Sunderland to York

Travel to York 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 York.

There are 2 ways to get from Sunderland to York: bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to York from Sunderland is by taking a bus, which costs on average $20 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to York:

A bus is generally $3 (€3) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $23 (€21) from Sunderland to York.

The quickest way to travel to York from Sunderland is by train, which takes on average 1 h 28 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to York by bus can take on average 2 h 10 min.

York is approximately 66 miles (107 km) away from Sunderland.

The average frequency per day from Sunderland to York is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Sunderland to York 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 from Sunderland to York:

  • Buses most often depart from Sunderland at Sunderland, Interchange and arrive in York at York, Train Station.
  • Trains from Sunderland to York most often leave from Sunderland and arrive in York.

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to York by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Sunderland to York tickets on Omio for $20 (€18).
  • First Transpennine Express can take you to York by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for First Transpennine Express from Sunderland to York for $23 (€21).

Yes, there are direct routes from Sunderland to York with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct train to York with Grand Central Trains with 25 direct trains per day.

Direct services to York tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Many of our customers traveling from Sunderland to York don't make York their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after York are London, Manchester or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from York to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $20 (€18) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $23 (€21) one way on average.

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

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