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There are 4 ways to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 15 bus, train, taxi  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Thornaby, Victor Way to Stockton, High Street Stand Q 15
  2. Take the train from Thornaby to Northallerton
  3. Take a taxi from Northallerton to Lightwater Valley

$68 - $91

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place X26 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Market Place to Lightwater Valley, Car Park 159

Taxi  •  43m

  1. Take a taxi from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley 38.5 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  43m

  1. Drive from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley 38.5 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley. However, there are services departing from Thornaby, Spitfire Roundabout and arriving at Lightwater Valley, Car Park via Stockton, High Street Stand K, Darlington, Town Hall and Richmond, Market Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between Thornaby-on-Tees and Lightwater Valley is 27 miles. The road distance is 38.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley without a car is to line 15 bus and train and taxi which takes 1h 58m and costs £50 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley, including transfers.

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Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Arriva North East, depart from Darlington, Town Hall station.

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Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley bus services, operated by Dales and District, arrive at Lightwater Valley, Car Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley is 38 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley.

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There are 483+ hotels available in Lightwater Valley. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Thornaby-on-Tees, England and Lightwater Valley, England?

You can take a bus from Thornaby-on-Tees to Lightwater Valley via Stockton, High Street Stand K, Darlington, Tubwell Row, Darlington, Town Hall, Richmond, Market Place, and Lightwater Valley, Car Park in around 4h 21m.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Thornaby to Northallerton
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $9
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Thornaby, Victor Way to Stockton, High Street Stand Q
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Darlington, Town Hall to Richmond, Market Place
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Dales and District
Phone
01677 425203
Website
procterscoaches.com
Bus from Richmond, Market Place to Lightwater Valley, Car Park
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
procterscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Northallerton to Lightwater Valley
Ave. Duration
27m
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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