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

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Train CrossCountry  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to Darlington
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Durham

$11 - $58

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Bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton, High Street Stand T (Marks & Spencer) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br X12

$8

3 alternative options

Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Thornaby to Durham

$11 - $17

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham 21 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham 21 miles

$4 - $7

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stockton, High Street Stand T (Marks & Spencer) and arriving at Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Thornaby and arriving at Durham. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Stockton-on-Tees and Durham is 18 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham, including transfers.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Durham bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Stockton, High Street Stand T (Marks & Spencer) station.

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

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The best way to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 52 min.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Durham bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br station.

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Stockton-on-Tees to Durham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Durham station.

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Map of how to get from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

You can take a train from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham via Darlington in around 47 min. Alternatively, Arriva North East operates a bus from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 52 min.

Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Darlington
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Durham
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 - $7
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Darlington to Durham
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Southeastern
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Stockton, High Street Stand T (Marks & Spencer) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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Yes, the driving distance between Stockton-on-Tees to Durham is 21 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Stockton-on-Tees to Durham.

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