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

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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

$11 - $50

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

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The best way to get from Durham to Seaham without a car is to line 265 bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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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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Durham to Seaham bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Durham, Claypath Millenium Place station.

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Durham to Seaham train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Durham station.

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The best way to get from Durham to Seaham is to line 265 bus which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 20 min.

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Durham to Seaham bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Seaham, New Strangford Road station.

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Durham to Seaham train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Seaham station.

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Map of how to get from Durham to Seaham.
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  • Distance: 10.2 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

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
16 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
Northern Rail
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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Yes, the driving distance between Durham to Seaham is 13 miles. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Durham to Seaham.

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