Bus Travel in Darlington

Wander darling Victorian houses and the bustling market square in Darlington - without having the hassle of parking!

Darlington has a proud heritage as a railway town and a delightful market square, flanked by attractive Victorian terraced streets, providing a lovely mix of old and new, surrounded by four national parks. During your visit, be sure to see the famous railway museum! Why not let us drive while you relax and enjoy the scenery by bus? 

We offer over 15 bus routes in and around Darlington so you can easily explore the town by bus. Jump on a bus and visit Durham, Stockton and Middlesbrough, as well as numerous local stops within the town of Darlington itself.

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Take a look at our zone maps showing bus routes and ticket zone boundaries:

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Launch of young people aged 21 or under £1 single and £3* all day tickets

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Darlington Town Centre Road Closure June24

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06 Jun 2024
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Tynemouth Service 306 Revision May 24

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Network One Fare Changes June 24

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Services 63 and 64a June 2024

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23 May 2024
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Kids go free May half term North East 2024

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Smart Zone Fare Changes June 24

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Darlington Service 10 June 24

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Road between Richmond and Catterick Garrison May 24

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08 May 2024
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