Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

How best to travel from London to Sunderland then on to St. Andrews

Jump to last reply

Our family of four will land at Heathrow Mar. 28 in a.m. from the U.S. We plan to attend the Manchester United vs. Sunderland match Mar. 30 at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. After the match ends at approximately 15:35 p.m., we need to get to St. Andrews to stay two nights, then see the university on April 1st and get back to the U.S. as soon as possible afterwards. Have heard a recommendation to take the GNER up, sitting on right side, then fly back Edinburgh to London to home. Could someone tell me if that's a good idea? Also heard staying at Marriott Sunderland is good option for night before the match-could walk to stadium.

Nice full service place to stay St. Andrews less expensive than the Old Course hotel?

Deeply appreciate any advice. Thanks.

17 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Writers Needed for Mexico
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 24, 14 at 12:19 PM
  • Writers Needed for Georgia Coast
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Rwanda and Uganda
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Sunday Times Travel Magazine: Beach Hotels
  2. 2 Vespa Tours in Rome
  3. 3 Europe road trip with kids - thoughts please!
  4. 4 Amsterdam vs Prague
  5. 5 Bike touring in France
  6. 6 Valencia and Baleric Islands Itinerary suggestions for May travel
  7. 7 Spain Trip Ideas -Critique Welcome
  8. 8 I'm in a funk
  9. 9 Germany Visa for conference
  10. 10 Oktoberfest vs Amsterdam
  11. 11 Speeding ticket in Germany: how do I handle this?
  12. 12 Recs for Dublin B&B?
  13. 13 Transport advise- Rome - Florence - Berlin - Copenhagen
  14. 14 travel to western Europe from India
  15. 15 Trip Report I went to Paris in June
  16. 16 Where to spend 4-5 days in Moselle valley
  17. 17 One week SW England for a group with diverse interests
  18. 18 Good Flamenco in Seville
  19. 19 Honeymoon in Greece - Athens, Mykonos, Santorini
  20. 20 Trip Report First trip we lost a car, this trip we lose a lady >)
  21. 21 One Town on the Amalfi Coast
  22. 22 Trip Report Paris with kids - a whirlwind even with 9 days!
  23. 23 :"Europe's Masterworks Vs. the Masses"
  24. 24 stop in lisboa or not
  25. 25 Santorini accomodations and more for a couple and baby
View next 25 » Back to the top