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There are 4 ways to get from Hartlepool to South Shields by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Sunderland
  2. Take the bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street to South Shields, Keppel Street E1 / ...

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Hartlepool to Heworth
  2. Take the train from Heworth to South Shields Yel

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hartlepool to South Shields 30 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Hartlepool to South Shields 30 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Hartlepool to South Shields is to drive which costs £4 - £8 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartlepool to South Shields is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartlepool to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Hartlepool and arriving at South Shields via Heworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Hartlepool and South Shields is 23 miles. The road distance is 30 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartlepool to South Shields without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Hartlepool to South Shields, including transfers.

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Hartlepool to South Shields train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Hartlepool station.

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Hartlepool to South Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at South Shields station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartlepool to South Shields is 30 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Hartlepool to South Shields.

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There are 503+ hotels available in South Shields. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hartlepool to South Shields.
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  • Distance: 23.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Hartlepool, England and South Shields, England?

You can take a train from Hartlepool to South Shields via Heworth in around 1 h 7 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hartlepool to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Hartlepool to Heworth
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from Hartlepool to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach North East
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street to South Shields, Keppel Street
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Website
Stagecoach North East
Other operators
Taxi from Hartlepool to South Shields
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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