On a typical weekday there are 23 scheduled rail journeys between Whitechapel and Sunderland, with 0 of them being direct trains. There are also a further 23 possible journeys which require a change.
The distance by rail from Whitechapel to Sunderland is approximately 240 miles (387 kilometres). The average train journey takes about 5hrs 15 mins.
London Overground and London North Eastern Railway and Thameslink and Northern Rail and Grand Central and Lumo and Southern and Caledonian Sleeper are the main train operating companies running services between Whitechapel and Sunderland.
There are 5 possible routes with the shortest and most direct being Whitechapel to Sunderland. The fastest journey time on this route takes 4hrs 12 mins.