Duration 3h 48m
Distance 161.4 miles
Average price £74
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stoke-on-Trent and Stockton-on-Tees takes 3h 48m and the fastest train takes 3h 9m. There is a train service every few hours from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockton-on-Tees. 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. Stoke-on-Trent
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Stockton-on-Tees
4h 1m
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£49 - £159

Stoke-on-Trent to Stockton-on-Tees train times

Trains run hourly between Stoke-on-Trent and Stockton-on-Tees. The earliest departure is at 01:19 in the morning, and the last departure from Stoke-on-Trent is at 17:56 which arrives into Stockton-on-Tees at 21:29. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 3h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to Stockton-on-Tees. However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Thornaby via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and Stockton-on-Tees is 114 miles. The road distance is 161.4 miles.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Stockton-on-Tees train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Thornaby station.

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