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

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Bus  •  50 min

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

Cheapest option

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Seaham to Heworth
  2. Take the train from Heworth to South Shields Yel

$7 - $13

3 alternative options

Line 238 bus, bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 238 bus from Seaham, Dene House Lodge to Sunderland, Burdon Road 238
  2. Take the bus from Sunderland, Fawcett Street to South Shields, Keppel Street E6 / ...

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Seaham to South Shields 16.4 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Seaham to South Shields 16.4 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Seaham to South Shields is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seaham to South Shields is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seaham to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Seaham, Dene House Lodge and arriving at South Shields, Keppel Street via Sunderland, Fawcett Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Seaham to South Shields. However, there are services departing from Seaham and arriving at South Shields via Heworth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Seaham and South Shields is 12 miles. The road distance is 16.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Seaham to South Shields without a car is to bus which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Seaham to South Shields, including transfers.

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Seaham to South Shields bus services, operated by Go North East, depart from Seaham, Dene House Lodge station.

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

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The best way to get from Seaham to South Shields is to bus which takes 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs £5 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Seaham to South Shields.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Seaham, Durham, England and South Shields, England?

Stagecoach North East operates a bus from Seaham to South Shields every 5 minutes, and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Seaham to South Shields via Heworth in around 51 min.

Train operators
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
Website
Stagecoach North East
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Seaham, Dene House Lodge to Sunderland, Burdon Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
simplygo.com
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Taxi from Seaham to South Shields
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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 South Shields bus services, operated by Stagecoach North East, arrive at South Shields, Keppel Street station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Seaham to South Shields is 16 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Seaham to South Shields.

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There are 506+ hotels available in South Shields. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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