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Wearmouth Bridge, Sunderland

Coach travel from Leeds to Sunderland

From £20 one-way*

Duration: 2 hrs 10 mins (fastest)
Departures: up to 5 services per day

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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Leeds to Sunderland

Our coaches travel from Leeds Coach Station to Sunderland Interchange 5 times per day, and our fastest journey gets you there in 2 hours 10 mins (approx).

With regular, reliable services, and travel for just £20 one-way*, you can travel with confidence once again.

Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.

For the most up to date information on active services and more, please visit our Route Map page or our timetables page.

Leeds to Sunderland services & stops

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

Departing from Leeds Coach Station

Leeds Coach Station is based in the heart of the city centre, on York Street. The Station can be reached by a city-wide bus network, by rail (short city centre walk), and by taxi.

Take a look at our Leeds Coach Station facilities.

Arriving at Sunderland Interchange

Sunderland Interchange is based at the heart of the city centre, close to all facilities and amenities. It is home to all of the city bus routes, allowing easy travel across the city. The Interchange is just a short stroll from Sunderland Rail Station and a nearby taxi rank, for travelling further afield.

Calling at...

Leeds to Sunderland route stops include:
  • Leeds Coach Station
  • York
  • Darlington
  • Middlesbrough
  • Sunderland Coach Station

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*Limited Availability. No booking fee when logged into My Account and purchasing on the National Express website or app, otherwise £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 17th May 2021 for travel between 17 May and 13 Sep 2021

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