|Train operators||TransPennine Express|
|Lowest train price||from £81.40|
|Average train price||£82.00|
Which operators can I use?
All trains between Manchester (North West England) to Sunderland (North East England) are operated by TransPennine Express. The services on board may vary depending on the rail operator.
How long is the train?
On average, the journey takes approximately 3h08m by train covering a distance of 104 miles to get to Sunderland from Manchester. The duration may vary depending if your train is direct or if you need to make a change.
What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?
Based on our data, the lowest fare to travel in the next month is £81.40. This price is based on an adult ticket and does not include the money you can save with a railcard.
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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.
The Prices for train tickets Manchester to Sunderland are increasing if you don't book early. According to our data, if you buy your train 7 days in advance, you can find tickets from £28 whereas when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £46 for your train. Thus, you may save 39% on the price of your ticket by booking 7 days in advance instead of on the day you're travelling.
The figures are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.
We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Manchester and Sunderland by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Sunderland to Manchester and find the best deal for your outbound journey.
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Best prices for the next 180 days.
National Railcards can save you a lot if you're using the train. Depending on your age as well as your situation, you are able to get one of the 5 different railcards: Disabled persons, 16-25, Two together, Senior or Family and Friends railcards. Railcards can enable you to pay less for your Manchester Sunderland train ticket.
A = the railcard cost (i.e.: £30)
B = average saving with the railcard (i.e.: 34%)
C = average price for a Manchester Sunderland ticket (i.e.: £81.40)(1)
Initially, divide A by B: this will show you the budget from which the card will be profitable. Now divide that number by C. The result is the minimum number of trips needed throughout the duration of the railcard's validity to start saving money.
In our example, A/B = £30/34% = £88.00. Then, 88/£81.40 = 1.08. Your railcard will be worthwile once you will have done at least 2 trips from Manchester to Sunderland (one way journey).
(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|
|Manchester to Sunderland train||£81.40||£54.27||£27.13||1.08|
(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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