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Whitby to Sunderland by train

  • First train
    11:58
  • Last train
    19:18
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 23m
  • Distance
    68 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    3
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 34m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Whitby to Sunderland by train

Fast trains from Whitby to Sunderland take around 2 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 68 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Whitby and Sunderland.

1. Are there direct trains from Whitby to Sunderland?

Direct trains from Whitby to Sunderland have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Whitby to Sunderland every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

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

The Whitby to Sunderland train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Sunderland is usually scheduled to depart Whitby around 11:58 and the last train is around 16:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Whitby around 12:46, and the last at 19:18.

When to book Whitby to Sunderland 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 Whitby to Sunderland by train.

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Which train companies operate between Whitby and Sunderland?

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

  • Northern
  • Northern Rail

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Sunderland to Whitby by train

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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.