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

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Bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A B66

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Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Darlington to Bowes Museum 20.6 miles

£29 - £45

3 alternative options

Bus, line 79 bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place X26 / ...
  2. Take the line 79 bus from Richmond, Market Place to Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum gate 79

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Bowes Museum 20.6 miles

£45 - £55

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Bowes Museum 20.6 miles

£3 - £5

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Bowes Museum is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Bowes Museum is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darlington station to Bowes Museum. However, there are services departing from Darlington Rail Station and arriving at Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum gate via Richmond, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Darlington and Bowes Museum is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Bowes Museum without a car is to bus which takes 2h 18m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Darlington to Bowes Museum, including transfers.

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Darlington to Bowes Museum bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Darlington Rail Station.

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Darlington to Bowes Museum bus services, operated by Hodgsons Coaches, arrive at Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum gate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Darlington to Bowes Museum is 21 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Darlington to Bowes Museum.

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Map of how to get from Darlington to Bowes Museum.
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  • Distance: 14.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd operates a bus from Darlington to Bowes Museum 3 times a week, and the journey takes 52 min.

Bus operators
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Barnard Castle, Galgate - Stand A
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
Arriva North East
Hodgsons Coaches
Phone
01833 630730
Email
coaches@hodgsonsgroup.com
Website
hodgsonscoaches.com
Bus from Richmond, Market Place to Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum gate
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Hodgsons Coaches
Other operators
Uber North East, UK
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Darlington to Bowes Museum
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
£29 - £45
UberX
£29 - £45
UberXL
£35 - £50
Exec
£35 - £55
Taxi from Darlington to Bowes Museum
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
£45 - £55
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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