There are 4 ways to get from Durham to Seaham by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 265 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 265 bus from Durham, Claypath Millenium Place to Seaham, New Strangford Road 265

$2 - $4

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Seaham

$12 - $49

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Durham to Seaham 12.7 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Seaham 12.7 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Durham to Seaham is to line 265 bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Seaham is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Durham and Seaham is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.7 miles.

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The line 265 bus from Durham, Claypath Millenium Place to Seaham, New Strangford Road takes 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Durham, Claypath Millenium Place and arriving at Seaham, New Strangford Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Durham to Seaham. However, there are services departing from Durham and arriving at Seaham via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Durham, England and Seaham, Durham, England?

Go North East operates a bus from Durham to Seaham hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Durham to Seaham via Newcastle in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Durham to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Claypath Millenium Place to Seaham, New Strangford Road
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Durham to Seaham
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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