Trains from

Sunderland to Edinburgh

  1. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    18:47
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    19:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    19:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    19:36
    Newcastle
    19:36
    Newcastle
    Platform 2
    21:08
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 10 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  2. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    19:02
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    19:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    19:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    19:45
    Newcastle
    19:45
    Newcastle
    Platform 2
    21:14
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  3. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 4
    19:28
    Sunderland
    Platform 4
    19:46
    Newcastle
    Platform 7
    20:04
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    21:29
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    1 change
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    19:47
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    20:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    20:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    20:33
    Newcastle
    20:33
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:10
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  5. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    20:02
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    20:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    20:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    20:51
    Newcastle
    20:51
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    22:19
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  6. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    20:47
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    21:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:35
    Newcastle
    21:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    23:03
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    21:02
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    21:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:30
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:41
    Newcastle
    21:41
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:18
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  8. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    21:17
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    21:45
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:45
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    21:55
    Newcastle
    21:55
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    23:31
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    05:40
    Sunderland
    Platform 3
    05:56
    Newcastle
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:22
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    08:07
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    1 change
    Peak
  10. Sunderland
    Platform 3 estimated
    06:47
    Sunderland
    Platform 3 estimated
    07:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    07:15
    Newcastle Central (Metro)
    07:35
    Newcastle
    07:35
    Newcastle
    Platform 2 estimated
    09:02
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    on time
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9E estimated
    2 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Sunderland to Edinburgh

  • Train Fares from: £10.30
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 1
  • How long does it take to travel from Sunderland to Edinburgh by train?

    The average journey time between Sunderland and Edinburgh is . The fastest journey time is . On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Sunderland to Edinburgh. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • Are there direct trains from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Sunderland to Edinburgh without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Sunderland to Edinburgh.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Sunderland and Edinburgh?

    The distance between Sunderland and Edinburgh is 101 miles.

    Distance: 101 miles
  • What time is the first train from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

    The first train from Sunderland to Edinburgh departs at .

    What time is the last train from Sunderland to Edinburgh?

    The last train from Sunderland to Edinburgh departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

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How to find cheap train tickets from Sunderland to Edinburgh

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