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There are 4 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Edinburgh
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Armadale (W Lothian)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Eldon Square Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Armadale, Hunting Lodge

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Newcastle
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
  3. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Armadale, Hunting Lodge

Drive

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Armadale

Middlesbrough to Armadale by train

The train journey time between Middlesbrough and Armadale is around 3h 45m and covers a distance of around 195 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 42 min. The fastest train normally takes 3h 8m. Operated by Northern Rail, LNER, CrossCountry and others, the Middlesbrough to Armadale train service departs from Middlesbrough and arrives in Armadale (W Lothian). Typically 129 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 3m
Layover time:
42 min
Total time:
3h 45m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
3h 8m
Train distance:
195 miles
Trains per week:
129
Cheapest price:
£33
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:47
Last train departs at:
20:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Middlesbrough to Armadale train schedules

Middlesbrough → Armadale
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Armadale is 111.

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The social distance requirement in Armadale is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale is to bus which costs £15 - £23 and takes 6h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Middlesbrough to Armadale. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Armadale, Hunting Lodge via Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and Edinburgh, Princes Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Middlesbrough to Armadale. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Armadale (W Lothian) via Darlington and Edinburgh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 43m.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and Armadale is 134 miles. The road distance is 168.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale without a car is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £30 - £240.

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It takes approximately 3h 43m to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale, including transfers.

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Middlesbrough to Armadale bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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Middlesbrough to Armadale train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Middlesbrough station.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale is to train which takes 3h 43m and costs £30 - £240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £23 and takes 6h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Middlesbrough to Armadale.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 43m

What companies run services between Middlesbrough, England and Armadale, West Lothian, Scotland?

You can take a train from Middlesbrough to Armadale via Darlington and Edinburgh in around 3h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Middlesbrough to Armadale via Eldon Square Bus Station, Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street, Edinburgh, Bus Station, and Edinburgh, Princes Street in around 6h 46m.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£8 - £12
Train from Middlesbrough to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£18 - £23
Anytime Day 1st Class
£21 - £30
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £180
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£21 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £150
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £95
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £150
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £210
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £90
Anytime Day 1st Class
£140 - £210
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£60 - £75
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£19 - £28
Off-Peak Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £75
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Armadale (W Lothian)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £14
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£10 - £14
Bus operators
Lothian Country Buses
Phone
0131 554 4494
Email
mail@lothianbuses.com
Website
lothianbuses.com
Bus from Edinburgh, Princes Street to Armadale, Hunting Lodge
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Lothian Country Buses
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Edinburgh, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £16
Website
Megabus UK

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Middlesbrough to Armadale bus services, operated by Lothian Country Buses, arrive at Armadale, Hunting Lodge station.

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Middlesbrough to Armadale train services, operated by First ScotRail Service, arrive at Armadale (W Lothian) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Middlesbrough to Armadale is 169 miles. It takes approximately 3h 9m to drive from Middlesbrough to Armadale.

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