There are 4 ways to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton, High Street Stand K (Finkle Street) to Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) X66 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) X1 / ...

$15

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Billingham to Thornaby
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland

$10 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Billingham to Bishop Auckland 20.5 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Billingham to Bishop Auckland 20.5 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Billingham to Bishop Auckland station. However, there are services departing from Billingham, West Avenue and arriving at Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) via Stockton, High Street Stand K (Finkle Street) and Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Billingham to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Billingham and arriving at Bishop Auckland via Thornaby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Billingham and Bishop Auckland is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland, including transfers.

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Billingham to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Stockton, High Street Stand K (Finkle Street) station.

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Billingham to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Billingham station.

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The best way to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs £12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £15 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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Billingham to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st).

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Billingham to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bishop Auckland station.

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Map of how to get from Billingham to Bishop Auckland.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Billingham, England and Bishop Auckland, England?

You can take a bus from Billingham to Bishop Auckland via Stockton, High Street Stand G (o/s Subway), Stockton, High Street Stand K (Finkle Street), and Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) in around 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Billingham to Bishop Auckland via Thornaby in around 1 h 57 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Billingham to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand K (Finkle Street) to Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st)
Ave. Duration
36 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 Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Bishop Auckland, Cockton Hill Club (Outside Hartford House Cockton Hill Rd)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Billingham to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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