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The train journey from York to Durham has never been more comfortable than with CrossCountry. Kick back and relax while we take you where you want to go. With no need to worry about sitting in traffic or navigating airports, travelling with us takes the stress out of getting from A to B.
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Travelling to Durham
First CrossCountry train - 06:27
Last CrossCountry train - 20:32
Travelling from York to Durham
Enjoy exploring Durham when you travel with CrossCountry. Head to your meeting, visit your family, explore new sights or travel onwards to the surrounding areas - your itinerary is up to you. However long you're staying in Durham and whatever you have planned, CrossCountry has you covered.
Are there direct trains from York to Durham?
Yes, there are direct trains from York to Durham on the CrossCountry network.
What amenities are available onboard trains from York to Durham?
Travel from York to Durham in comfort with CrossCountry - you'll find all the amenities you would expect available for you to enjoy. Discover our range of seating options, including table groupings . On most of our services you can make yourself at home with both our electric points, subject to availability, and at-seat service offering a variety of light refreshments.
Is WiFi available on trains from York to Durham?
Yes! The journey from York to Durham will fly by as you surf through the countryside with our free on-board WiFi.
T&Cs apply. Visit our WiFi On-Board page for more information.
Can I reserve a seat on trains from York to Durham?
You sure can! We have a quick and easy service which allows you to reserve seats via text message. Our Ten Minute Reservation page has all the details, but rest assured that it's available on most of our services if you hold an Anytime or Off-Peak ticket, up to 10 minutes before departure.
Where can I find cheap tickets from York to Durham?
Looking for cheap tickets from York to Durham? You're in luck! At CrossCountry, we're committed to connecting you to the people and places you love and giving you the best possible price is part of that. Check out our guide to finding cheap tickets and keep an eye on our special offers.
Can I use my railcard on trains from York to Durham?
We accept railcards, so you'll likely be able to save by using yours! There's lots more information on all the railcards available and when they can be used on our Railcards page.
For full information about Durham station, check out our station guide.
Once you have arrived in Durham
Whether you're looking to have a fun day out or are planning a longer stay, our destination guide can help you plan the perfect trip!
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