Darlington Railway Station

Facilities

Darlington railway station is a very large regional interchange station on the Northallerton - Newcastle Line in Darlington Borough. It is managed by Virgin Trains East Coast.

Address

Darlington station
Bank Top
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 4AA

Tickets

Ticket Office
Yes

Three machines outside the travel centre and one machine inside the travel centre.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday: 06:00 - 20:00
Friday: 06:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 06:30 - 19:45
Sunday: 07:45 - 20:00
Pre-purchase Collection
Yes
Ticket Machine
Yes
Oyster Pre-Pay
No
Oyster Topup
No
Oyster Validator
No
Smartcards Issued
No
Smartcard Validator
No
Smartcard Topup
No

Facilities

First Class Lounge
Yes
Monday To Friday: 06:00 - 20:00
Saturday: 06:00 - 20:00
Sunday: 08:00 - 20:00

Located

Platform 1

Assistance dogs and other well behaved dogs on leads will be permitted in all Virgin Trains East Coast First Class Lounges

Tickets Accepted

Tickets Not Accepted

Facilities

Toilets, TV, newspapers

Refreshments

Complimentary: water/ biscuits

Wi-Fi

Yes

Showers

No

Seated Area
Yes
Waiting Room
Yes
Monday To Friday: 05:00 - 22:45
Saturday: 05:00 - 22:45
Sunday: 07:30 - 22:45
Trolleys
Yes
Station Buffet
Yes
Toilets
Yes
Baby Change Facilities
Yes
Showers Available
No
Public Telephones
Yes

Cards and Coins

WiFi
No
Web Kiosk
No
Post Box
Yes
Tourist Information Office
No
Cash Machine
Yes
Bureau De Change
No
Retail Outlets
Yes
CCTV
Yes
Customer Service
Yes

We welcome your feedback, suggestions and ideas to help us to make changes that can develop and grow our business.

Left Luggage
Yes

Website: http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/

Lost Property
No

Accessibility

Help Line
No
Passenger Help Points
No
Staff Assistance Available
Yes

Assistance meeting point is Customer Information Point, platform 4 

Saturday: 06:00 - 23:59
Sunday: 06:00 - 23:59
Induction Loop
Yes
Accessible Ticket Machines
Yes
Accessible Ticket Counter
No
Train Access Ramp
Yes
NKS (RADAR) Toilets
Yes

Key available at Customer Reception platform 1

Step Free Access
Yes

Whole station

Darlington has a RNIB 'Map for All' located at the main entrance, adjacent to the taxi rank and accessible parking.

Ticket Gates
Yes
Impaired Mobility Set Down
Yes
Wheelchairs Available
Yes

Transport Connections

Printable local connections map (Open in new tab)

Cycle Storage
Yes

Spaces: 152

Sheltered: yes

All racks are covered by Council CCTV and there are security patrols every two hours.

Storage Types Available: Compound

Storage Type 1: Stands

Car Park
Yes
Taxi Rank
Yes

Darlington is a large station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operator who accept bookings is:

Station Taxis 01325 468 888

Bus Services
Yes
Metro Link
No
Airport Link
Yes

Daily, 'Arriva' bus route 12/A links Darlington Parkgate road (about 5 minutes walk from station) with Durham Tees Valley Airport. For bus times: www.arrivabus.co.uk

Rail Replacement Services
Yes

Replacement coach services depart from the station entrance

Cycle Hire
No
Port Link
No
Car Hire
No

Things near Darlington Railway Station at other websites

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