There are 4 ways to get from Durham to Alnwick Castle by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Alnmouth

$16 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station X21 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) X15

$9 - $17

2 alternative options

Bus via Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br to Eldon Square Bus Station X12
  2. Take the bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library) X15 / ...

$14 - $19

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Alnwick Castle 52.9 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Durham to Alnwick Castle is to bus which costs £6 - £13 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Alnwick Castle is to drive which costs £8 - £13 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Durham and Alnwick Castle is 45 miles. The road distance is 52.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Durham to Alnwick Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham station to Alnwick Castle station. However, there are services departing from Durham, Bus Station and arriving at Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Durham, England and Alnwick Castle, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Durham to Alnwick Castle every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 42 min. LNER also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Durham to Alnwick Castle via Eldon Square Bus Station, Haymarket Bus Station, and Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station) in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Bus Station (Alnwick Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to Alnwick, Green Batt (Alnwick Library)
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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