There are 5 ways to get from Tynemouth to Durham by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) Yel
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Durham

$7 - $49

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Line 306 bus, bus  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 306 bus from Tynemouth Village (Outside Queen Victoria Statue) to Haymarket Bus Station 306
  2. Take the bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham, Bus Station X12 / ...

$5 - $11

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Train, line 20 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station) to South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station) Yel
  2. Take the line 20 bus from South Shields, Keppel Street (Opposite Post Office) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br 20 / ...

$5 - $9

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tynemouth to Durham 22.1 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Tynemouth to Durham 22.1 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tynemouth to Durham station. However, there are services departing from Tynemouth Village (Outside Queen Victoria Statue) and arriving at Durham, Bus Station via Eldon Square Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tynemouth station to Durham. However, there are services departing from Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station) and arriving at Durham via Newcastle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Tynemouth and Durham is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Tynemouth to Durham without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Tynemouth to Durham, including transfers.

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Tynemouth to Durham bus services, operated by Arriva Northumbria, depart from Tynemouth Village (Outside Queen Victoria Statue) station.

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Tynemouth to Durham train services, operated by Nexus Metro, arrive at Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station).

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The best way to get from Tynemouth to Durham is to train which takes 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 306 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 43 min.

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Tynemouth to Durham bus services, operated by Arriva North East, arrive at Durham, Bus Station.

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Tynemouth to Durham train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Durham station.

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Map of how to get from Tynemouth to Durham.
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  • Distance: 17.8 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Tynemouth, England and Durham, England?

You can take a train from Tynemouth to Durham via Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro) and Newcastle in around 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tynemouth to Durham via Haymarket Bus Station and Eldon Square Bus Station in around 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Nexus Metro
Phone
0191 203 3199
Email
contactmetro@nexus.org.uk
Website
nexus.org.uk
Train from Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station) to Newcastle upon Tyne, Central Station (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Central Station Metro)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
Train from Tynemouth (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (Tynemouth Metro Station) to South Shields (Tyne and Wear Metro Station) (South Shields Metro Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
nexus.org.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Durham
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Arriva Northumbria
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tynemouth Village (Outside Queen Victoria Statue) to Haymarket Bus Station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva North East
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go North East
Phone
0191 420 50 50
Website
simplygo.com
Bus from Eldon Square Bus Station to Durham, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Bus from South Shields, Keppel Street (Opposite Post Office) to Durham, Leazes Road - Millburngate Br
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
simplygo.com
Other operators
Taxi from Tynemouth to Durham
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Blue Line Taxis
Phone
+44 191 262 6666
Website
bluelinetaxis.com
Noda Taxis
Phone
+44 191 222 1888
Website
noda-taxis.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Tynemouth to Durham is 22 miles. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Tynemouth to Durham.

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