There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) 21 / ...

$3 - $10

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Bishop Auckland

$18 - $65

Line 21 bus, line 6 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Newgate Street (Outside Wilkinsons Store) to Durham, Bus Station 21 / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Newgate Street - Medical Centre (opposite Morrisons) 6

$9

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland 29.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland 29.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland is to bus which costs £2 - £7 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) station and arriving at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Bishop Auckland via Darlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bishop Auckland is 22 miles. The road distance is 29.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £2 - £7.

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The bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) takes 1 h 16 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station).

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £2 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £13 - £50 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland.
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  • Distance: 22.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bishop Auckland, England?

Go North East operates a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland via Darlington in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 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 Darlington to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle Newgate Street (Outside Wilkinsons Store) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Gateshead Interchange (Gateshead Bus Interchange/metro Station) to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand A)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Newgate Street - Medical Centre (opposite Morrisons)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K).

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bishop Auckland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland is 29 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bishop Auckland.

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