Darlington to Chester-le-Street by train

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Travelling from Darlington to Chester-le-Street by train

Fast trains from Darlington to Chester-le-Street take around 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 37 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darlington and Chester-le-Street.

1. Are there direct trains from Darlington to Chester-le-Street?

Direct trains from Darlington to Chester-le-Street have been found.

We usually find around 28 direct trains on the route from Darlington to Chester-le-Street every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Darlington to Chester-le-Street?

The Darlington to Chester-le-Street train travel time is normally about 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Darlington to Chester-le-Street train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Chester-le-Street is usually scheduled to depart Darlington around 06:14 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darlington around 07:00, and the last at 00:02.

When to book Darlington to Chester-le-Street train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Darlington to Chester-le-Street by train.

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Which train companies operate between Darlington and Chester-le-Street?

More than one train company operates on the route from Darlington to Chester-le-Street, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • First TransPennine Express
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • TransPennine Express

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.