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£9First Transpennine Express
£27National Express
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£7First Transpennine Express
£27National Express
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£9London North Eastern Railway
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Train Information from Darlington to York

distanceDistance43 miles (69 km)
priceAverage train ticket price£9 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesCross Country, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway

Trains from Darlington to York cover the 43 miles (69 km) long journey taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like Cross Country, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £9, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Darlington and arrive in York.

Train companies

CrossCountry trains between Darlington and York

You can travel by train from Darlington to York with CrossCountry for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

CrossCountry

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

Save time and money by searching for and booking your CrossCountry train between Darlington and York online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest CrossCountry train from Darlington to York, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current CrossCountry train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 43 miles (69 km) journey between Darlington and York as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Darlington to York, you can check straight away if the CrossCountry ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official CrossCountry Darlington to York train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

CrossCountry has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train from Darlington to York:

  • Refund or voucher policy
  • If you have an Off-Peak or Anytime ticket, you can get a full refund and the £10 admin fee has been waived. Advance tickets are normally non-refundable but you can now also get a full refund if your Advance ticket was booked before 23 March 2020.
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Darlington to York

Trains from Darlington to York are a convenient and fast means of transport. The journey takes from only 26 minutes, and the majority of services are direct. Trains depart from Darlington Station, and arrive at York Station. The distance between the two stations is approximately 54.2 miles. Services start operating at about 5:18 a.m, and the last departure is around 11:22 p.m. With up to six departures per hour, travellers can generally travel at a time that suits them best. Trains from Darlington to York are operated by CrossCountry, Virgin trains East Coast, and First Transpennine Express.

Travel Tips

Trains from Darlington to York
Travel by train to York 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 Darlington to York.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains between Darlington and York cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to York from Darlington for as little as £7  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Darlington to York on average?
If you’re looking to purchase tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Darlington to York train prices are on average £9  one way.
What is the distance by train from Darlington to York?
You should expect to travel around 43 miles (69 km)  between Darlington and York by train.
What is the average Darlington to York train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 43 miles (69 km) to York from Darlington can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Darlington to York is on average 29 min.
Which train station in Darlington goes to York? Which train station do I come into York from Darlington?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Darlington   and arrive in York.

Where is the Darlington train station located? Where is the York train station located?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Darlington and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in York most often arrive at York and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train providers go from Darlington to York?
When taking a train from Darlington to York, you can count on Cross Country, First Transpennine Express or London North Eastern Railway for the best way to get you to York. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Darlington and York and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains per day are there to York from Darlington?
The average number of trains departing Darlington for York is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Darlington to York? When is the last train from Darlington to York?
The first train from Darlington to York leaves at 07: 02   and the last train for this leaves at 08: 18. Omio shows you the latest train from Darlington to York schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I purchase Darlington to York train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy Darlington to York train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £9. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to York from Darlington. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Darlington
York
The major railway station for departures from Darlington is Darlington. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Darlington for your trip between Darlington and York.