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Rugby to Darlington by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    23:19
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 9m
  • Distance
    239 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    22
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 15m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rugby to Darlington by train

Fast trains from Rugby to Darlington take around 3 hours and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 239 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rugby and Darlington.

1. Are there direct trains from Rugby to Darlington?

Journeys between Rugby and Darlington usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Rugby to Darlington every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Rugby to Darlington?

The Rugby to Darlington train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Rugby to Darlington train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Darlington is usually scheduled to depart Rugby around 05:38 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rugby around 06:02, and the last at 23:19.

When to book Rugby to Darlington 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 Rugby to Darlington by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rugby and Darlington?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • London Midland
  • TransPennine Express
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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

Darlington to Rugby by train

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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.