There are 5 ways to get from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  20 min

  1. Take the train from Darlington to Thornaby

$4 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Stockton, High Street Stand D (Central Island) X66 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees 12.4 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees 12.4 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Walk from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees 11.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £35 - £45.

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The distance between Darlington and Stockton-on-Tees is 16 km. The road distance is 20 km.

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The train from Darlington to Thornaby takes 20 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) and arriving at Stockton, High Street Stand D (Central Island). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Darlington and arriving at Thornaby. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

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What companies run services between Darlington, England and Stockton-on-Tees, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 20 min. TransPennine Express also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, Arriva North East operates a bus from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Tubwell Row (Town Centre) to Stockton, High Street Stand D (Central Island)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Darlington to Stockton-on-Tees
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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