There are 5 ways to get from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  30 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle

$13 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington to Newcastle Upon Tyne National Express

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Night train  •  34 min

  1. Take the night train from Darlington to Newcastle

$13 - $21

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne 35.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne 35.5 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne is to train which takes 30 min and costs £10 - £40.

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The distance between Darlington and Newcastle upon Tyne is 50 km. The road distance is 57 km.

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The train from Darlington to Newcastle takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Darlington and arriving at Newcastle Upon Tyne. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darlington and arriving at Newcastle. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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What companies run services between Darlington, England and Newcastle upon Tyne, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 30 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $29
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Darlington to Newcastle upon Tyne
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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