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There are 3 ways to get from Durham to Shildon by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Durham to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Shildon

$11 - $56

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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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No, there is no direct train from Durham to Shildon. However, there are services departing from Durham and arriving at Shildon via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 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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The best way to get from Durham to Shildon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £8 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Durham to Shildon, including transfers.

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Durham to Shildon train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Durham station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Durham to Shildon is 14 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Durham to Shildon.

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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Durham to Shildon via Darlington in around 1 h 22 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Durham to Darlington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Durham to Darlington
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Shildon
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
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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