How to travel from Birmingham to Darlington

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from Birmingham to Darlington

How to get from Birmingham to Darlington by train, bus or flight.

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bus

The best way to travel from Birmingham to Darlington is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Megabus
12:50PM6h55
Birmingham
07:45PMDarlington
$271One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Megabus
12:50PM6h55
Birmingham
07:45PMDarlington
$271One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Cross Country
08:30AM2h43
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:13AMDarlington station (DAR)
$1571One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Cross Country
09:03AM2h55
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
11:58AMDarlington station (DAR)
$1571One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
10:03AM2h55
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
12:58PMDarlington station (DAR)
$1681One-way
0 transfers
Cross Country
11:03AM2h59
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
02:02PMDarlington station (DAR)
$1681One-way
0 transfers
Megabus
05:10PM6h15
Birmingham
11:25PMDarlington
$281One-way
1 transfer

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Travel Information to Darlington from Birmingham

distanceDistance141 miles (228 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$9 - $57
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€8) • 5 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $57 (€49) • 2 h 27 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or CrossCountry

Take a train or bus to travel 141 miles (228 km) between Birmingham and Darlington. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Megabus or CrossCountry among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Birmingham to Darlington.

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All travel companies: Train and Bus from Birmingham to Darlington

Travel from Birmingham to Darlington on National Express and CrossCountry travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Darlington from Birmingham you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance travel company operating over 550 travel per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates travel services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express travel have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most travel come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your travel between Birmingham and Darlington, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

      FAQs: Travel from Birmingham to Darlington

      FAQs: Travel to Darlington easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Darlington.
      FAQs

      You can get from Birmingham to Darlington 2 different ways: train or bus.

      The cheapest way to travel between Birmingham and Darlington is a bus with an average price of $9 (€8).

      This is compared to other travel options from Birmingham to Darlington:

      A bus is $47 (€41) less than a train with an average ticket price of $57 (€49) from Birmingham to Darlington.

      The quickest way to travel between Birmingham and Darlington is by train, which takes on average 2 h 27 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Taking a bus requires on average 5 h of travel time.

      The distance from Birmingham to Darlington is approximately 141 miles (228 km).

      The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Darlington is:

      • 3 buses a day.
      • Around 12 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Birmingham to Darlington as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Birmingham to Darlington:

      • Buses most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Darlington at Darlington, Feethams (Dolphin Centre).
      • Trains from Birmingham to Darlington most often leave from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Darlington.

      The following travel companies offer services from Birmingham to Darlington:

      • Travel with Megabus or National Express to go to Darlington by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Megabus Birmingham to Darlington tickets on Omio for $9 (€8).
      • Travel with CrossCountry to go to Darlington by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find CrossCountry Birmingham to Darlington tickets on Omio for $57 (€49).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Birmingham to Darlington with the following travel companies:

      • 10 direct trains per day with CrossCountry.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Darlington as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Birmingham to Darlington.

      Many of our customers who book a trip from Birmingham to Darlington often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh, Manchester, Newcastle-upon-Tyne or York. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Birmingham and Darlington itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Darlington and any of these top destinations today!
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