There are 4 ways to get from Shildon to Stanley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Shildon to Darlington
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Bus Station to Stanley, Bus Station 16A / ...

$14 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 36 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 Stanley, Bus Station 16A / ...

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Shildon to Stanley 20.7 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Shildon to Stanley 20.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shildon to Stanley station. However, there are services departing from Shildon, King William (opposite King William (PH)) and arriving at Stanley, Bus Station via Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand J) and Durham, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Shildon and Stanley is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Shildon to Stanley without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Shildon to Stanley, including transfers.

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Shildon to Stanley bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand J).

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Shildon to Stanley bus services, operated by Go North East, arrive at Stanley, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shildon to Stanley is 21 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Shildon to Stanley.

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There are 666+ hotels available in Stanley. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shildon to Stanley.
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  • Distance: 16.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

You can take a bus from Shildon to Stanley via Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand F), Bishop Auckland, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand J), and Durham, Bus Station in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Durham, Bus Station to Stanley, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
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
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
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
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
Other operators
Taxi from Shildon to Stanley
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90

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