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There are 5 ways to get from Redcar to South Shields by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Redcar Central to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station to South Shields Yel

$23 - $79

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Middlesbrough to Sunderland
  2. Take the bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street to South Shields, Keppel Street E6 / ...

Line 63 bus, bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Redcar, Moore Street to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11 63 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland M35
  3. Take the bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street to South Shields, Keppel Street E6 / ...

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Redcar to South Shields 45.7 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Redcar to South Shields 45.7 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Redcar to South Shields is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Redcar to South Shields is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Redcar to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Redcar, Moore Street and arriving at South Shields, Keppel Street via Middlesbrough and Sunderland, Fawcett Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Redcar to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Redcar Central and arriving at South Shields via Darlington and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Redcar and South Shields is 30 miles. The road distance is 45.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Redcar to South Shields without a car is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £17 - £65.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Redcar to South Shields, including transfers.

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Redcar to South Shields bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Redcar, Moore Street station.

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

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The best way to get from Redcar to South Shields is to train which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £17 - £65. Alternatively, you can line 63 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Redcar to South Shields.
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  • Distance: 30.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Redcar to South Shields via Darlington, Newcastle, and Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station in around 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Redcar to South Shields via Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11, Middlesbrough, Sunderland, and Sunderland, Fawcett Street in around 3 h 33 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Redcar Central to Darlington
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Middlesbrough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Redcar Central to Darlington
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
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
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Redcar, Moore Street to Middlesbrough, Bus Station Stand 11
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Middlesbrough to Sunderland
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Middlesbrough, Bus Station Express Lounge to Sunderland Interchange
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Redcar to South Shields
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200

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Redcar to South Shields bus services, operated by Stagecoach North East, arrive at South Shields, Keppel Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Redcar to South Shields is 46 miles. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Redcar to South Shields.

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There are 495+ hotels available in South Shields. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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