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There are 3 ways to get from Birtley to Darlington by taxi, train or car

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Taxi, train  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birtley to Durham
  2. Take the train from Durham to Darlington Newcastle - Reading / ...

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Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Birtley to Darlington 28.6 miles

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Birtley to Darlington 28.6 miles
Birtley → Darlington

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The cheapest way to get from Birtley to Darlington is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birtley to Darlington is to taxi and train which costs £35 - £110 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Birtley and Darlington is 26 miles. The road distance is 28.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birtley to Darlington without a car is to taxi and train which takes 31 min and costs £35 - £110.

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It takes approximately 31 min to get from Birtley to Darlington, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birtley to Darlington is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Birtley to Darlington.

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  • Distance: 26 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

What companies run services between Birtley, Gateshead, England and Darlington, England?

There is no direct connection from Birtley to Darlington. However, you can take the taxi to Durham then take the train to Darlington. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Darlington.

Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Train from Durham to Darlington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
£2 - £60
Advance Single
£2 - £4
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
Other operators
Taxi from Birtley to Durham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Gateshead Taxi
+44 191 460 6666
Gateshead Central Taxis
+44 191 469 9999
Dean Taxis
+44 191 444 4444
Premier Taxis
+44 191 6380638
Noda Taxis
+44 191 222 1 888
Budget Taxis
+44 191 298 5050
Sunderland Taxi Centre
+44 191 565 4444
Station Taxis
+44 191 555 5 555
City Taxis
+44 191 511 0111
Wills Taxis
+44 792 740 1652
PTL Taxis Durham
+44 191 372 9961
Paddy's Taxis
+44 191 386 6662
Durham Taxis
+44 191 364 3665
Durham city taxis
+44 1207 772 088
Dunelm Taxis
+44 7928 035 954

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