There are 5 ways to get from Darlington to Harrogate by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington to Harrogate National Express

$8 - $11

4 alternative options

Train via York  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to York
  2. Take the train from York to Harrogate

$22 - $66

Train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Leeds
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Harrogate

$24 - $84

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Harrogate 45.3 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Harrogate 45.3 miles

$9 - $14

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Darlington and arriving at Harrogate. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Darlington to Harrogate. However, there are services departing from Darlington and arriving at Harrogate via York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Darlington and Harrogate is 37 miles. The road distance is 45.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Harrogate without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Darlington to Harrogate takes 1 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Darlington to Harrogate bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Darlington station.

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Darlington to Harrogate train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Darlington station.

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The best way to get from Darlington to Harrogate is to bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Darlington to Harrogate bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Harrogate station.

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Darlington to Harrogate train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Harrogate station.

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Map of how to get from Darlington to Harrogate.
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  • Distance: 37.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Darlington, England and Harrogate, England?

National Express operates a bus from Darlington to Harrogate once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Darlington to Harrogate via York in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to York
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to York
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$17 - $27
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$20 - $29
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to York
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Train from Darlington to Leeds
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from York to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Darlington to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Darlington to Harrogate
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190

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Yes, the driving distance between Darlington to Harrogate is 45 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Darlington to Harrogate.

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