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Birmingham to Darlington

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Darlington by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Birmingham to Darlington ?

Trip Birmingham Darlington

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance142 mi
Direct lineYes

You're planning a trip from Birmingham to Darlington and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Birmingham Darlington? Usually, this is not an easy task and you'll have to browse multiple sites to compare all deals.

Fortunately, Vivanoda is a multimodal travel planner that aggregates prices for buses, carpooling and trains in a single search. You just have to specify the departure date to Darlington then let Vivanoda search for you. Sorting options and filters are at your disposal to refine your search.

To reach your destination from Birmingham, you will travel with National Express, Northern Rail, Blablacar, CrossCountry, MegaBus or First TransPennine Express by buses, carpooling or trains.

Read more information about each means of transport:

Birmingham to Darlington bus

This coach route is operated without any change between Birmingham to Darlington

You may wonder whether it's worth travelling by bus between Birmingham and Darlington and what the advantages of this mode of transport may be. To encourage you to take the bus to Darlington, here are some arguments that will convince you.

  • Unbeatable prices! On the Birmingham Darlington route, coach companies offer fares that are often much lower than train or carpooling.
  • The new buses used by National Express are greener than the use of carpooling and even more than your personal car. The road Birmingham Darlington is an already existing infrastructure shared with other vehicles. The landscape balance sheet is therefore neutral.
  • The presence of electrical outlets at your seat and USB ports will allow you to charge smartphone and laptop. You'll be able to spend all your time from Birmingham to Darlington watching a good movie, listening to music, and why not even working!
  • Almost all coaches are equipped with a WiFi connection, which is very welcome to travel the 142 mi of the trip.

What are the bus companies operating the Birmingham Darlington ?

Only the coach company National Express operates the direct line Birmingham Darlington.

National Express Birmingham Darlington

Bus stops in Birmingham

You will have to arrive at your Birmingham stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'Darlington' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Darlington

When you arrive in Darlington, make sure you don't forget anything at your seat and in the hold.

  • Darlington

Train Birmingham to Darlington

Is Birmingham connected to Darlington with a direct train?

Indeed, the cities of Darlington and Birmingham are linked with a direct train connection. The schedule may vary along the week, and direct trains may only operate on certain days. To check prices and availabilities, launch now a search for a Birmingham-Darlington train ticket on Vivanoda.

Intercity train Birmingham Darlington

The intercity trains served the main cities of the route between Birmingham and Darlington with a reduced duration in comparison to regional trains.

Birmingham Darlington train companies

There is only one rail company for this journey: CrossCountry.
CrossCountry Birmingham Darlington

Departure train stations in Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street

Railway stations in Darlington

  • Darlington
  • North Road

Carpool from Birmingham to Darlington

Ridesharing is a new way of travelling allowing people to share Birmingham-Darlington car journeys with others. This has a very positive environmental impact since it optimizes the capacity of the car and it also allows saving money.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. So, you surely have better chances to get Birmingham-Darlington rides searching three days in advance than one month. This is more a lastminute solution to go to Darlington.

When you book a ride between Birmingham Darlington, you'll set directly with the driver how he can pick you up. You can pay online, so you don't need to give any money to your driver.

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