There are 5 ways to get from Barnard Castle to Durham by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Durham, Bus Station B66 / ...

$10

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Darlington, Town Hall X75 / ...
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Durham

$19 - $55

Bus, line 6 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) 85 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br 6

$13

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barnard Castle to Durham 25.4 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Barnard Castle to Durham 25.4 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barnard Castle to Durham is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barnard Castle to Durham is to taxi which costs £70 - £85 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Barnard Castle and Durham is 21 miles. The road distance is 25.4 miles.

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The bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Durham, Bus Station takes 57 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) and arriving at Durham, Bus Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 57 min.

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What companies run services between Barnard Castle, England and Durham, England?

Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Barnard Castle to Durham once daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 57 min. Arriva North East also services this route once daily.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Darlington, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Scarlet Band
Phone
contact@scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Email
01740 654247
Website
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Bus from Barnard Castle, Galgate - Commercial Hotel (Outside boundary of PH and 10 Galgate) to Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Barnard Castle to Durham
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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