Travel by train
Information about rail services which link County Durham to the rest of the UK.
The main train companies serving the county are:
- East Coast - to Scotland and London Kings Cross
- Cross Country - to the Midlands and South West
- TransPennine Express - to Manchester Airport and Liverpool
- Northern - to Seaham, Bishop Auckland, Shildon, Newton Aycliffe and Heighington.
May 2022 timetable Consultation
The May 2022 timetable consultation has now closed and the relevant rail operators are reviewing feedback.