There are 6 ways to get from Shildon to Hartlepool by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Shildon to Thornaby
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Hartlepool

$11 - $18

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Bus, line 36 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) to Harrowgate Hill Roundabout (Bensham Road) 5A / ...
  2. Take the line 36 bus from Stockton, High Street Stand S (Opp Taxi Rank) to Hartlepool, College (Victoria Road) 36

$17

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand J) to Durham, Bus Station 6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Grand Hotel (Hartlepool Mail Offices) 24 / ...

$14 - $18

Bus, line 58 bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) to Newton Aycliffe, Central Avenue (Outside St Clares Church) 5A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newton Aycliffe, Central Avenue (Outside St Clares Church) to Station Town, Newholme Estate X21
  3. Take the line 58 bus from Station Town, Newholme Estate to Hartlepool, Carlton Bingo (Middleton Grange Lane) 58 / ...

$16

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shildon to Hartlepool 23.2 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Shildon to Hartlepool 23.2 miles

$5 - $8

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No, there is no direct bus from Shildon to Hartlepool. However, there are services departing from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) and arriving at Hartlepool, College (Victoria Road) via Harrowgate Hill Roundabout (Bensham Road) and Stockton, High Street Stand S (Opp Taxi Rank). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Shildon to Hartlepool. However, there are services departing from Shildon and arriving at Hartlepool via Thornaby. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Shildon and Hartlepool is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Shildon to Hartlepool without a car is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Shildon to Hartlepool, including transfers.

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Shildon to Hartlepool bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) station.

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Shildon to Hartlepool train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Shildon station.

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The best way to get from Shildon to Hartlepool is to train which takes 1 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 36 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Shildon to Hartlepool bus services, operated by Stagecoach on Teesside, arrive at Hartlepool, College (Victoria Road) station.

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Shildon to Hartlepool train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Hartlepool station.

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Map of how to get from Shildon to Hartlepool.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 53 min

What companies run services between Shildon, Durham, England and Hartlepool, England?

You can take a train from Shildon to Hartlepool via Thornaby in around 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shildon to Hartlepool via Harrowgate Hill Roundabout (Bensham Road), Stockton, High Street Stand O (DSS Office), and Stockton, High Street Stand S (Opp Taxi Rank) in around 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Shildon to Thornaby
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Hartlepool
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) to Harrowgate Hill Roundabout (Bensham Road)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand J) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Grand Hotel (Hartlepool Mail Offices)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) to Newton Aycliffe, Central Avenue (Outside St Clares Church)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Newton Aycliffe, Central Avenue (Outside St Clares Church) to Station Town, Newholme Estate
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach on Teesside
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand S (Opp Taxi Rank) to Hartlepool, College (Victoria Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand K) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34 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 Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand A) to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
jhcoaches.com
Scarlet Band
Phone
contact@scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Email
01740 654247
Website
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Hartlepool, Victoria Road - Grand Hotel (Hartlepool Mail Offices)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Bus from Station Town, Newholme Estate to Hartlepool, Carlton Bingo (Middleton Grange Lane)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
scarletbandbuses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Shildon to Hartlepool
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Yes, the driving distance between Shildon to Hartlepool is 23 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Shildon to Hartlepool.

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