Darlington or locally known as ‘Dalro’ is the birthplace of the world's first steam locomotive-powered, permanent passenger railway. The large market town in County Durham is well attached to its rich history; the Head of Steam railway museum and the grand Victorian West Cemetery are its major tourist attractions.
Getting to Darlington
Darlington is quite well connected to the cities in the UK; it’s connections with the modern railway mechanism gives it a respectful pedestal. Darlington Railway Station is an important stoppage for the main line services, majority of the operators being Virgin Trains East Coast, CrossCountry and TransPennine Express. You can choose any of the trains to Darlington, depending on your ideal date of travel and budget. The station also serves as the interchange point for Northern services to Middlesbrough.
You can avail cheap train tickets to Darlington by booking well ahead of the departure date. The train tickets to Darlington are ideally available for sale before 3 to 4 weeks of the departure.
The Darlington Station is well served by the operators and is fully equipped with broad platforms and all modern amenities. The city is the perfect destination for a day off or a relaxed city break.