There are 5 ways to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to Darlington

$4 - $14

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) to Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre) X66 / ...

$6

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington 12.2 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington 12.2 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Walk from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington 11.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) and arriving at Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thornaby and arriving at Darlington. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Darlington is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £10.

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The train from Thornaby to Darlington takes 22 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington train services, operated by Northern Rail, depart from Thornaby station.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington is to train which takes 22 min and costs £3 - £10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £5 and takes 31 min.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre) station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington train services, operated by Northern Rail, arrive at Darlington station.

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Map of how to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington.
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  • Distance: 9.8 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Stockton-on-Tees, England and Darlington, England?

Northern Rail operates a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 22 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva North East operates a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 31 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Darlington
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand E (Central Island) to Darlington, Northgate (Town Centre)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stockton-on-Tees to Darlington
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55

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