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

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Train  •  2 h 24 min

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

$16 - $27

3 alternative options

Line 36 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 36 bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Le Spring to Chester-le-Street, Front Street 36
  2. Take the bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station B66

Taxi  •  33 min

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

$90 - $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 - £6 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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No, there is no direct bus from Seaham to Bishop Auckland station. However, there are services departing from Seaham, New Strangford Road and arriving at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station via Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Le Spring and Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 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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The distance between Seaham and Bishop Auckland is 18 miles. The road distance is 24.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £12 - £21.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland, including transfers.

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Seaham to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Le Spring station.

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Seaham to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Seaham station.

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The best way to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £12 - £21. Alternatively, you can line 36 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Seaham to Bishop Auckland.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Seaham to Bishop Auckland via Thornaby in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seaham to Bishop Auckland via Houghton-Le-Spring, Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Le Spring, Chester-le-Street, Front Street, and Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Seaham to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $14
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Houghton-le-Spring, Houghton Le Spring to Chester-le-Street, Front Street
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd
Phone
+44 191 410 4107
Email
sales@jhcoaches.com
Website
jhcoaches.com
Bus from Chester-le-Street, South Burns Stand M to Bishop Auckland, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Seaham to Bishop Auckland
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $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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Seaham to Bishop Auckland bus services, operated by Jim Hughes Coaches Ltd, arrive at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station.

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Seaham to Bishop Auckland train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Bishop Auckland station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seaham to Bishop Auckland is 25 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Seaham to Bishop Auckland.

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