Trains to Sunderland

The city by the sea.


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Popular trains to Sunderland

Sunderland is a hop, skip and jump to the sea. It is just 10 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne and 12 miles northwest of Durham.  

With a direct train to London King’s Cross taking just three and a half hours, as well as regular trains to Edinburgh and beyond, you’ll find travelling by train to Sunderland a breeze.

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Explore this bustling city set on the coast

Blessed with beautiful beaches, miles of coastline and plenty of cultural activities, Sunderland is a fantastic place for a fun-packed day out.

Things to do in Sunderland

Whether it’s a day out at the beach or a weekend uncovering Sunderland's medieval history, there’s plenty to do here.

Where to eat in Sunderland

From British classics to exotic cuisines you’ll find a tasty bite in Sunderland.

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