There are 6 ways to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bishop Auckland to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle

$18 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) X21 / ...

$5 - $10

4 alternative options

Bus, line 97 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) X21 / ...
  2. Take the line 97 bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser) 97 / ...

$5 - $10

Line 6 bus, bus  •  2 h 18 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 Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society) X12 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 30.1 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) 30.1 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to bus which costs £3 - £8 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Bishop Auckland and MetroCentre (shopping centre) is 21 miles. The road distance is 30.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bishop Auckland station to MetroCentre (shopping centre) station. However, there are services departing from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) and arriving at Metrocentre Interchange (Metrocentre Interchange Opposite Rail Station) via Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre). However, there are services departing from Bishop Auckland and arriving at Metrocentre via Darlington and Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The best way to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £14 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £8 and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre).
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bishop Auckland, England and MetroCentre (shopping centre), England?

You can take a train from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) via Darlington, Newcastle, and Metrocentre in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, Go North East operates a bus from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min. Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd 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 Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Metrocentre, St Michaels Way-House Of Fraser (Outside The House Of Fraser)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
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 Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
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 Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson St-Carliol St (Opposite Newcastle Building Society)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bishop Auckland to MetroCentre (shopping centre)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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