There are 5 ways to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bowes, By-pass - A67 Slip Road B66

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Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Darlington to Bowes Castle 23.4 miles

£30 - £50

3 alternative options

Bus, line 79 bus  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place X26 / ...
  2. Take the line 79 bus from Richmond, Market Place to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B 79

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Bowes Castle 23.4 miles

£50 - £60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Bowes Castle 23.4 miles

£3 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle is to taxi which costs £50 - £60 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darlington to Bowes Castle. However, there are services departing from Darlington, Town Hall and arriving at Bowes, By-pass - West End via Richmond, Market Place and Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Darlington and Bowes Castle is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle without a car is to bus which takes 2h 25m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle, including transfers.

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Darlington to Bowes Castle bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Darlington, Town Hall station.

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Darlington to Bowes Castle bus services, operated by Hodgsons Coaches, arrive at Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Darlington to Bowes Castle is 23 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Darlington to Bowes Castle.

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There are 487+ hotels available in Bowes Castle. Prices start at £44 per night.

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Map of how to get from Darlington to Bowes Castle.
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  • Distance: 18.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 25m

What companies run services between Darlington, England and Bowes Castle, England?

Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Darlington to Bowes Castle 3 times a week, and the journey takes 1h 2m.

Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bowes, By-pass - A67 Slip Road
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Arriva North East
Hodgsons Coaches
Phone
01833 630730
Email
coaches@hodgsonsgroup.com
Website
hodgsonscoaches.com
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Hodgsons Coaches
Bus from Richmond, Market Place to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand B
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Hodgsons Coaches
Hodgsons
Phone
01833 630730
Email
coaches@hodgsonsgroup.com
Website
hodgsonscoaches.com
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
hodgsonscoaches.com
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Darlington to Bowes Castle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£30 - £50
UberX
£30 - £50
UberXL
£40 - £55
Exec
£40 - £60
Taxi from Darlington to Bowes Castle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£50 - £60
Paul's Taxis
Phone
+44 7828 285 656
Website
paulstaxis-darlington.co.uk
Darlington Station Taxis
Phone
+44 1325 468 888
Website
darlingtonstationtaxis.com
1AB Taxis
Phone
+44 1325 28 28 28
Website
1abtaxis.co.uk

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