Bishop Auckland Railway Station
National Rail Travel Centre
Ticket Sales Line: 01388-661394
Monday - Saturday 09:00-12:15 & 12:45-16:00
Monday-Saturday 06:45-12:15 then 12:45-16:15
Phone lines (ticket sales only) open Mon-Sat 09:00-12:15 then 12:45-16:00
If your call is not answered leave a message and we will call you back.
Where to Find Us
Bob Hardisty Drive
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Fish & Chip Special
Saturday 14th September 2019
Fish, chips & mushy peas served to your first class, reserved seat onboard a beautiful heritage train from Bishop Auckland to Stanhope.
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Afternoon Tea & Cream Tea Trains
Buses will replace trains between Darlington & Middlesbrough on
Sunday 24 February
Saturday 9 March
Sunday 10 March
Saturday 23 March
Sunday 24 March
For more information, CLICK HERE.
RMT Industrial Action - SUSPENDED
Northern services will not be affected by strike action.
Please note that due to the complexities of reinstating the normal timetable the revised strike day timetable is in place for Saturday 16 February will still operate.
To view this timetable, visit www.northernrailway.co.uk/strike
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The Weardale Adventurer
Evening Beer & Gin Train
Bookings now open for
Saturday 18 May 2019, Saturday 15 June 2019
& Saturday 17 August 2019
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From 18th March, Northern Rail's penalty fare scheme is being extended to include the Bishop Line.
From this date, a penalty fare will apply if you board a train without a valid rail ticket.
2505 Flying Express
Evening Easter Train
Easter Saturday 20th April 2019
Enjoy a lunch box (included in ticket price) and an Easter egg for every child delivered by the Easter Bunny while travelling in your first class reserved seat through the stunning Weardale countryside