Scarborough to Darlington by train

  • First train
    06:00
  • Last train
    22:46
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 23m
  • Distance
    79 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    43
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 38m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Scarborough to Darlington by train

Fast trains from Scarborough to Darlington take around 1 hour and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 79 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Scarborough and Darlington.

1. Are there direct trains from Scarborough to Darlington?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Scarborough to Darlington every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 43 departures.

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

The Scarborough to Darlington train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Darlington is usually scheduled to depart Scarborough around 06:00 and the last train is around 22:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Scarborough around 06:30, and the last at 22:07.

When to book Scarborough 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 Scarborough to Darlington by train.

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Which train companies operate between Scarborough and Darlington?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • First TransPennine Express
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • 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.