Trains from Sunderland to London

Sunderland to London train information

Sunderland London train map

Train duration 3h41m
Arrival London, England
Departure Sunderland, England
Distance 240 Miles
Lowest train price from £18.50
Average train price £62.00

The trip between Sunderland, located in England and London, situated in England is well served by trains. Use our travel search engine to search for your ticket and see the rail company for this journey.

There are 240 miles between the two cities and the average duration between Sunderland to London is around 3h41m. Train travel is most of the time the quickest way to travel to London from Sunderland, and it's also more environmentally friendly than driving or taking the plane.

The cheapest fare we've found to travel in the next month is £18.50 one way.

Best prices for Sunderland to London train tickets

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National Express£34



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Sunderland - London: the best time to book cheap trains

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The Prices for train tickets Sunderland to London will increase the closer you get to your departure day. If we look at our data, if you book your seat 15 days in advance, tickets should be available from £35 whereas when buying your ticket on the day you're travelling, you will need to spend at least £52 for your journey. Thus, you can save 33% on the price of your ticket by purchasing your seat 15 days in advance rather than on the day you're travelling.

The results are based on the best fares found over the past 6 months when buying in advance versus at the last minute.

Best prices for Sunderland to London trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Kings Cross
£18.50 15/08/2022 09:54 10 days ago
Kings Cross
£23.50 03/08/2022 09:54 5 days ago
Kings Cross
£31.60 03/08/2022 09:48 5 days ago
Kings Cross
£34.50 22/07/2022 09:54 4 days ago
Kings Cross
£44.50 03/08/2022 08:53 5 days ago
Kings Cross
£50.00 22/07/2022 08:53 4 days ago
Kings Cross
£76.00 22/07/2022 09:48 4 days ago
Kings Cross
£76.00 22/07/2022 09:32 4 days ago
Kings Cross
£76.00 22/07/2022 08:12 4 days ago
Kings Cross
£76.00 22/07/2022 09:12 4 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

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Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and tricks can be obtained to pay less for your Sunderland London train ticket and make even more savings on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are several types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons 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 Sunderland to London cost on average £61.35 (1). If you're dividing £88 by £61.35 (£88/£61.35 = 1.43), it turns out that after only 2 one way journeys from London to Sunderland, the railcard will have paid for itself.

  • Railcards enable you to get a third off most rail 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
Sunderland to London train £61.35 £40.90 £20.45 1.44

(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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