Newark to Sunderland by train

  • First train
    07:37
  • Last train
    23:23
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 19m
  • Distance
    207 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    32
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 53m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newark to Sunderland by train

Fast trains from Newark to Sunderland take around 2 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 207 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newark and Sunderland.

1. Are there direct trains from Newark to Sunderland?

Journeys between Newark and Sunderland usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Newark to Sunderland every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Newark to Sunderland?

The Newark to Sunderland train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Newark to Sunderland train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Sunderland is usually scheduled to depart Newark around 07:37 and the last train is around 23:23. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newark around 07:37, and the last at 23:20.

When to book Newark to Sunderland train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Newark to Sunderland by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newark and Sunderland?

More than one train company operates on the route from Newark to Sunderland, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Tyne And Wear Metro

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.