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

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Bus, train  •  1 h 51 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 train from Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) Yel

$6 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Eldon Square Bus Station X21
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House) 308 / ...

$6 - $9

Line 6 bus, line 50 bus, train  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) to Durham, Bus Station 6
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chichester Road (Outside Chichester Place) 50 / ...
  3. Take the train from Chichester (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Chichester Metro Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road) Yel

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay 36.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay is to bus which costs £4 - £7 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs £95 - £120.

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The distance between Bishop Auckland and Whitley Bay is 45 km. The road distance is 58 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay. However, there are services departing from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) and arriving at Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Bishop Auckland, England and Whitley Bay, England?

You can take a bus from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay via Eldon Square Bus Station and Haymarket Bus Station in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Gateshead (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Gateshead Bus Interchange/Metro Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Chichester (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Chichester Metro Station) to Whitley Bay (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Whitley Road)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
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 Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Chichester Road (Outside Chichester Place)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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
$10
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Whitley Bay, Whitley Road-York Road (Outside Roxbrogh House)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Railway Station bus stop (End of railway bridge Newgate st) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bishop Auckland to Whitley Bay
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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