There are 9 ways to get from Strood to Darlington by train, bus, car or plane

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Train LNER  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Darlington

$53 - $215

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Bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria 762 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Golders Green to Darlington National Express

$34 - $46

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Train via Derby  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Derby
  3. Take the train from Derby to Darlington

$145 - $213

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Strood to Darlington 267.7 miles

$55 - $85

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Newcastle, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Newcastle (NCL) LHR - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Darlington

$127 - $409

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington

$134 - $324

Train to London City, fly to Edinburgh, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Edinburgh (EDI) LCY - EDI
  3. Take the train from Edinburgh to Darlington

$112 - $354

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Darlington

$161 - $389

Train, train to Southend, fly to Manchester  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  4. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Darlington

$150 - $428

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to Darlington is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to Darlington is to train which costs £40 - £170 and takes 3 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strood to Darlington. However, there are services departing from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom and arriving at Darlington via Victoria and London Golders Green. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Strood to Darlington. However, there are services departing from Strood and arriving at Darlington via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Strood and Darlington is 234 miles. The road distance is 267.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to Darlington without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs £40 - £170.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Strood to Darlington, including transfers.

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Strood to Darlington bus services, operated by Clarkes of London, depart from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom station.

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Strood to Darlington train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Strood station.

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The best way to get from Strood to Darlington is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs £40 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £40 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Strood to Darlington.
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  • Distance: 233.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and Darlington, England?

You can take a train from Strood to Darlington via St Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strood to Darlington via Victoria, Golders Green Finchley Road, and London Golders Green in around 8 h 37 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Strood to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $85
Grand Central
Phone
+44 345 603 4852
Email
customer.services@grandcentralrail.com
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
grandcentralrail.com
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $190
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $85
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $90
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $29
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Train from Edinburgh to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Darlington
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Manchester Airport to Darlington
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $70
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Golders Green to Darlington
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Strood to Darlington bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Darlington station.

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Strood to Darlington train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Darlington station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Strood to Darlington is 268 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Strood to Darlington.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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There are 422+ hotels available in Darlington. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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