Sunderland to Oxford by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    23:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 44m
  • Distance
    351 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 23m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Sunderland to Oxford by train

Fast trains from Sunderland to Oxford take around 4 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 351 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sunderland and Oxford.

1. Are there direct trains from Sunderland to Oxford?

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

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Sunderland to Oxford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 28 departures.

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

The Sunderland to Oxford train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Oxford is usually scheduled to depart Sunderland around 05:40 and the last train is around 22:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sunderland around 06:42, and the last at 23:57.

When to book Sunderland to Oxford 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 Sunderland to Oxford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Sunderland and Oxford?

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

  • Chiltern Railways
  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Tyne And Wear Metro
  • UK Rail Connections

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.