There are 5 ways to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train CrossCountry  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) Yel

$21 - $75

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Bus, line 306 bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Eldon Square Bus Station X10 / ...
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital (North Of The Adult Training Centre) 306

$7 - $18

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Train  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Heworth
  2. Take the train from Heworth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Heworth Bus Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) Yel

$17 - $27

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Middlesbrough to North Shields 39.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Middlesbrough to North Shields 39.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields is to bus and line 306 bus which costs £5 - £14 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Middlesbrough station to North Shields. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 and arriving at North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital (North Of The Adult Training Centre) via Haymarket Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Middlesbrough to North Shields station. However, there are services departing from Middlesbrough and arriving at North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station) via Darlington and Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Middlesbrough and North Shields is 32 miles. The road distance is 39.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields without a car is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £15 - £60.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields, including transfers.

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Middlesbrough to North Shields bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18.

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

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The best way to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields is to train which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £15 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 306 bus, which costs £5 - £14 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Middlesbrough to North Shields.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

What companies run services between Middlesbrough, England and North Shields, England?

You can take a train from Middlesbrough to North Shields via Darlington, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station) in around 1 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Middlesbrough to North Shields via Eldon Square Bus Station and Haymarket Bus Station in around 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Heworth
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 - $10
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
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 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Monument (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Monument Metro Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Heworth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Heworth Bus Station) to North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 18 to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 19 to Eldon Square Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Haymarket Bus Station to North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital (North Of The Adult Training Centre)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Middlesbrough to North Shields
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Middlesbrough to North Shields bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, arrive at North Shields, Preston Road-Hospital (North Of The Adult Training Centre) station.

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Middlesbrough to North Shields train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at North Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (North Shields Metro Station).

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Yes, the driving distance between Middlesbrough to North Shields is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Middlesbrough to North Shields.

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