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Duration 1h 2m
Distance 21.8 miles
Average price £23
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Durham and North Shields takes 1h 2m and the fastest train takes 51 min. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from Durham to North Shields. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Durham
  2. Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station
  3. North Shields
57 min
£3 - £94

Durham to North Shields train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between Durham and North Shields. The earliest departure is at 10:05 in the morning, and the last departure from Durham is at 23:09 which arrives into North Shields at 00:13. All services require a transfer at Newcastle and take an average of 1h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Durham to North Shields. However, there are services departing from Durham and arriving at North Shields via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Durham and North Shields is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.8 miles.

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Durham to North Shields train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Durham station.

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Durham to North Shields train services, operated by Nexus, arrive at North Shields station.

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There are 727+ hotels available in North Shields. Prices start at £75 per night.

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