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

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

Bus National Express  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington to Ripon National Express

$10 - $13

4 alternative options

Bus via Richmond, Market Place (N/A)  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place (N/A) X26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Market Place (N/A) to Lightwater Valley, Car Park (Shopping Centre) 159

$17

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Lightwater Valley 30.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Lightwater Valley 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

Train, taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Northallerton
  2. Take a taxi from Northallerton to Lightwater Valley

$72 - $96

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Lightwater Valley is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Lightwater Valley is to train and taxi which costs £50 - £75 and takes 37 min.

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The distance between Darlington and Lightwater Valley is 24 miles. The road distance is 30.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Darlington to Lightwater Valley, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darlington to Lightwater Valley. However, there are services departing from Darlington and arriving at Lightwater Valley, Lane End (Lightwater Valley) via Ripon, Bus Station Stand 3 (Victoria Grove). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 19 min.

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What companies run services between Darlington, England and Lightwater Valley, England?

National Express operates a bus from Darlington to Lightwater Valley twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington Rail Station to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Procter's
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place (N/A)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Richmond, Market Place (N/A) to Lightwater Valley, Car Park (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Darlington to Lightwater Valley
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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