Trains from Liverpool to Sunderland

Liverpool to Sunderland train information

Liverpool Sunderland train map

Train duration 4h28m
Arrival Sunderland, England
Departure Liverpool, England
Distance 122 Miles
Lowest train price from £18.90
Average train price £51.00

Which operators can I use?

Find your ticket on gopili to identify the different operators for your train from Liverpool (North West England) to Sunderland (North East England). The services on board will vary depending on the rail provider.

How far is it by train?

There are 122 miles between the 2 cities and the average journey time from Liverpool to Sunderland is approximately 4h28m. Taking the train is often the quickest option to get to Sunderland from Liverpool, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving your car or flying.

How much does it costs?

We found trains from £18.90 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Liverpool to Sunderland train tickets

from £18.90 MORE 4h21m
Other modes of transport available
from £8.70 MORE 5h34m

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Best prices for Liverpool to Sunderland trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Liverpool and Sunderland by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Sunderland to Liverpool and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

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Discount Liverpool - Sunderland train tickets

The most efficient way to pay less on your Liverpool Sunderland train ticket may be to get a railcard. While regional railcards can be obtained in some areas, National railcards enable you to save money on most rail fares across the country. Everyone is eligible to at least 1 of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

Why should I buy a railcard?

The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to be profitable.

You will need to purchase at least £88 of train tickets throughout the duration of the railcard's validity for the card to break-even. This number corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you buy afterwards, you will save money.

As an example, train tickets from Liverpool to Sunderland cost on average £50.98 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £50.98 (£88/£50.98 = 1.73), it turns out that after only 2 one way journeys from Sunderland to Liverpool, the railcard will have paid for itself.

How much does a railcard cost?

Railcards enable you to get a third off most train fares for a year. The Disabled persons railcard costs £20 and the 5 other railcards £30.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Liverpool to Sunderland train £50.98 £33.98 £16.99 1.73

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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