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Get your holiday or business travel off to a stress-free start when you travel to Teesside International Airport by train with CrossCountry.

Teesside International Airport is located just east of Darlington in County Durham. It offers convenient travel for people based in the North East of England.

Teesside International Airport is best accessed from Darlington station. From there, it’s a short bus ride to the airport.

Getting to Teesside International Airport by train

Located about 7 miles away, Darlington station is the closest train station to Teesside International Airport. Once you’ve arrived at Darlington station, you can get to the airport by bus or taxi. There are direct bus routes to the airport, or alternatively, you can hop in a cab from the station.

Darlington station is accessible to those with a variety of mobility needs. The whole station has step-free access and there’s a ramp for train access.

For more information about getting to Durham Tees Valley Airport, visit Teesside International Airport's website.

Our Top Travel Tips

Here are our top travel tips to make sure your journey runs smoothly:

  • Find the best time to travel – Learn more about Anytime and Off-Peak fares and what they mean to your journey.
  • Skip the queues by purchasing your ticket on our website, on our mobile site via your smartphone, and immediately get them sent to your device as an m-Ticket via our app.
  • Download the CrossCountry app for real-time train information, tickets and live departure information.
  • Darlington hotels – If you have an early or late flight and want to stay in Darlington for the night, you’ll want to book a great value hotel.

Facilities at Teesside International Airport

While you're waiting to board your flight, you can enjoy exploring shops at Teesside International Airport. With magazines and books on offer, as well as holiday essentials and sweets, you can make sure you have everything you need for your flight. 

If you fancy something to eat or drink while you're there, you can find hot and cold snacks, sweet treats, and coffee on offer. If you don't have long before your flight, you can take food & drink items away and enjoy them on board.

The Premium Lounge gives panoramic views over the airfield and is the perfect place to relax in comfort before your flight. Book a space and enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks, newspapers and unlimited superfast WiFi, you won’t want to board the plane!

Teesside International Airport is mostly accessible by lift and ramp access. If you have accessibility requirements, the dedicated special assistance team can offer extra help if needed.

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