There are 5 ways to get from Middlesbrough to Darlington by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Darlington

$5 - $15

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Middlesbrough to Darlington 15 miles

$4

3 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 17 to Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre) X66 / ...

$6 - $9

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Middlesbrough to Darlington 15 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to Darlington 15 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to Darlington is to rideshare which costs £3 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to Darlington is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and Darlington is 13 miles. The road distance is 15 miles.

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The train from Middlesbrough to Darlington takes 27 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 17 station and arriving at Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre). Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at Darlington. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Middlesbrough to Darlington bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Darlington station.

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Map of how to get from Middlesbrough to Darlington.
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  • Distance: 13.2 miles
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Middlesbrough, England and Darlington, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Middlesbrough to Darlington hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 27 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva North East operates a bus from Middlesbrough to Darlington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 45 min. National Express also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 17 to Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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