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Trip Leeds Sunderland

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling from Leeds to Sunderland


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How to get from Leeds to Sunderland?

We are suggesting 13 routes by train, bus, carpooling to plan your trip Leeds Sunderland. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Get prices, times and duration for the journey Leeds Sunderland by clicking on the 'Check prices' button and after entering your dates of departure and the number of passengers. Note that we are trying to get as many prices as we can from different online travel agencies, but sometimes it may not be possible.
  • Locate cities of Leeds and Sunderland on a map as well as the route Leeds Sunderland and the different connecting points (Sunderland Coach Station, Sunderland Railway Station, Leeds Railway Station, Leeds Coach Station, Burley Park Railway Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Leeds Sunderland

For your trip from Leeds (England, United Kingdom) to Sunderland (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 77 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Leeds-Sunderland that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of National Express or MegaBus in Leeds. The bus will drop you off at Sunderland bus station (240.5 mi from Sunderland, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Leeds bus station (3723.3 mi from Leeds) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Sunderland.
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Leeds-Sunderland.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Leeds to Sunderland without changing trains but some trains run on lines Leeds-Newcastle Upon Tyne and Newcastle Upon Tyne-Sunderland allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of CrossCountry or First TransPennine Express to Newcastle Upon Tyne leave from Leeds railway station in Leeds. Arrival in Newcastle Upon Tyne will take place at Newcastle station (0.7 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Newcastle Upon Tyne where the train operated by Northern Rail leave for Sunderland.

Which carriers to travel between Leeds and Sunderland?

Railway companies
CrossCountry provides a rail connection Leeds-Newcastle Upon Tyne with the train from Leeds railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Newcastle at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
First TransPennine Express transports passengers on a rail line from Leeds to Newcastle Upon Tyne with the train which leaves Leeds station to arrive at Newcastle railway station (England United Kingdom)
Grand Central operates the train journey Northallerton-Sunderland with the train from Northallerton railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Sunderland at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Northern Rail provides a rail connection from Leeds to Harrogate with the train which leaves Leeds station to arrive at Harrogate railway station (England United Kingdom)
East Coast transports passengers on a rail line Leeds-Harrogate with the train from Leeds railway station (0.9 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Harrogate at arrival (0.7 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Leeds in Leeds and to the one of Sunderland (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Leeds (serving Leeds bus station at 3723.3 mi from centre) and the city of Sunderland where the coach will drop you off at Sunderland station situated at about 240.5 mi from Sunderland city centre.
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Leeds-Sunderland (77.1 mi)

Stop cities from Leeds or cities to visit near Sunderland

When travelling from Sunderland to Leeds by carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Harrogate located at 12 mi from Leeds and 65 mi away from Sunderland, Newcastle Upon Tyne situated at 81 mi from Leeds and at approximately 11 mi from Sunderland, Middlesbrough located at 55 mi from Leeds and 24 mi away from Sunderland, Northallerton situated at 37 mi from Leeds and at approximately 40 mi from Sunderland (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Sunderland or back to Leeds, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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