Book direct travel from Sunderland to Leeds for £5

Our coaches travel from Sunderland Interchange to Leeds Coach Station 8 times per day, and our fastest journey gets you there in 2hrs 5 mins (approx). Services from Sunderland to Leeds run from as early as 7am, and our last coach of the day leaves for Leeds at 8.45pm, arriving in Leeds Coach Station at 6pm. With regular, reliable services, and one-way travel for just £5, there's never been a better time to travel with National Express.

Services and stops

Our coaches can take you from Sunderland to Leeds from as early as 7am.

A full list of stops along the route include: Sunderland Interchange, Peterlee, Hartlepool, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees, Middlesbrough, Durham, Darlington, Thirsk, Ripon, Harrogate, Harewood, York, Wetherby, Leeds (Moortown), Leeds Coach and Bus Station.

For more information on service times and stops, view our journey planner.

About our coaches

A guaranteed reclining leather seat, air conditioning, plug sockets for charging your mobile, friendly drivers to help load your heavy luggage, and a 500-strong fleet of coaches taking you to 100's of UK towns, cities, airports and events from just £5 one way...just a few of the reasons why more of our customers than ever are making the switch from rail to coach...

Taking the coach to Leeds

Coaches from Sunderland to Leeds run between 7am, up until the last service of the day, which leaves Sunderland at 6pm, which arrives at Leeds Coach Station at approximately 8:15pm.

Sunderland Interchange is based at the heart of the city centre, and can be reached by the many bus services which operate throughout the city. The Interchange is just a short stroll from Sunderland Rail Station, and the city has many taxi firms which can take you directly to the station.

Arriving in Leeds by coach

Leeds Coach Station is based in the heart of the city centre, on York Street. The station is served by dozens of bus routes to take you further afield, with a number of free buses for travel around the city centre. A nearby taxi rank is also on offer. 

Take a look at our Leeds Coach Station facilities.