Sunderland to Peterborough by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    23:57
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 32m

Travelling from Sunderland to Peterborough by train

Fast trains from Sunderland to Peterborough take around 2 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 270 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Sunderland and Peterborough.

Are there direct trains from Sunderland to Peterborough?

Journeys between Sunderland and Peterborough usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Sunderland to Peterborough every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 31 departures.

How long is the train journey from Sunderland to Peterborough?

The Sunderland to Peterborough train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Sunderland to Peterborough train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Peterborough is usually scheduled to depart Sunderland around 05:50 and the last train is around 23:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Sunderland around 06:15, and the last at 23:57.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Sunderland to Peterborough 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 Sunderland to Peterborough by train.

Which train companies operate between Sunderland and Peterborough?

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

  • East Coast
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Tyne And Wear Metro

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

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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