There are 4 ways to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 265 bus, line 6 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 265 bus from Seaham, New Strangford Road to Durham, Bus Station 265
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Durham, Bus Station to Bishop Auckland, Newgate Street - Medical Centre (opposite Morrisons) 6

$9

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Seaham to Thornaby
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland

$16 - $27

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seaham to Bishop Auckland 24.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Seaham to Bishop Auckland 24.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland is to taxi which costs £65 - £85 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Seaham and Bishop Auckland is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seaham to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Seaham, New Strangford Road and arriving at Bishop Auckland, Newgate Street - Medical Centre (opposite Morrisons) via Durham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seaham to Bishop Auckland. However, there are services departing from Seaham and arriving at Bishop Auckland via Thornaby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 44 min

What companies run services between Seaham, Durham, England and Bishop Auckland, England?

You can take a bus from Seaham to Bishop Auckland via Durham, Bus Station in around 1 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seaham to Bishop Auckland via Thornaby in around 2 h 24 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Seaham to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Seaham, New Strangford Road to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.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 Seaham to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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