There are 5 ways to get from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street X21 / ...

$4 - $10

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Line 6 bus, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Bishop Auckland, Cockton Hill Club (Outside Hartford House Cockton Hill Rd) to Durham, Bus Station 6
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chester-le-Street, Front Street 21 / ...

$8 - $12

Train, line 21 bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bishop Auckland to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Durham
  3. Take the line 21 bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street 21 / ...
  4. Take the line 8 bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd) 78A / ...

$16 - $58

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum 24.3 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum 24.3 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bishop Auckland station to Beamish Museum station. However, there are services departing from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) and arriving at Beamish, Station Cottages (W of Station Cottages) via Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Bishop Auckland and Beamish Museum is 15 miles. The road distance is 24.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum, including transfers.

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Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K).

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Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Chester-le-Street, Front Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum is 24 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum.

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Map of how to get from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum.
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  • Distance: 15.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

What companies run services between Bishop Auckland, England and Beamish Museum, England?

Go North East operates a bus from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 58 min. Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Bishop Auckland to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 - $14
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Wharton Park (Outside entrance to hospital) to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand K to Beamish, Station Road (opposite 9 Station Rd)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand A) to Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Cockton Hill Club (Outside Hartford House Cockton Hill Rd) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bishop Auckland to Beamish Museum
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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