Darlington in County Durham found fame as the location of the world's first passenger railway – so you could say that by taking the train to Darlington, you’re playing your own part in history…
You’ll find that this former market town offers a whole selection of things to do, no matter what your interests. From one of the region’s most celebrated theatres to a train made out of bricks, Darlington’s full of one-off’s that’ll make your trip truly memorable.
The town’s particularly popular with visitors in autumn, when fans of music and real ales descend on the town to celebrate the popular Rhythm n Brews festival.
We offer regular and comfortable trains to Darlington from major towns and cities in the north west of England. All our trains have the option of travelling First class and a trolley service is available on our core routes.