There are 3 ways to get from Durham to Shildon by bus, 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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Bus, line 1 bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) X21 / ...
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D) to Shildon, St Johns Church 1 / ...

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Durham to Shildon 13.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Durham to Shildon 13.6 miles

$2 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Durham to Shildon is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durham to Shildon is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Durham and Shildon is 10 miles. The road distance is 13.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Durham to Shildon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Durham station to Shildon. However, there are services departing from Durham, Bus Station and arriving at Shildon, St Johns Church via Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h.

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

You can take a bus from Durham to Shildon via Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) and Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D) in around 1 h.

Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Leazes Rd - Underpass Stand A (Shelter) to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand C)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand D) to Shildon, St Johns Church
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand A)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Durham to Shildon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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